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Be Leave

I'm tired as a bee buzzing against glass for cannot pass into sleep. The deep beyond thought. Unreached though mind's wings batter and long hours,...
Cherry

gloaming

Charcoal-soft dark calls, silk wings oil-easy under cinder blue. Llightless, sky heavies falls to tall birch tops' black lace twigs, pillared on slim...
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thoughts in the small hours

as the most intelligent species it is our right to destroy this planet we are the only creatures here to have self awareness and understand concepts...
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layers

Day's doorway closes, people rush along pavements, time cut short as thoughts before sleep ; a car slams shut, cocoons a growing warmth whose wings...
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Poem of the week

starlings

a dashing sky scatter of black stars swirl, mass spread, film fine specks lead, loop, pass swoop round; rain-sound wings mimic the world's mind (...

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361 of my comments have received 365 Great Feedback votes

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Have only read this once but

Posted on Mon, 06 Jul 2020

Have only read this once but know I will come back lots of times!

Agree utterly with it all, this bit is what hit me most :

"you are not judged to be anything

other than a part of it,"

I love this about Nature, too. No...

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what an imagination you have!

Posted on Sun, 05 Jul 2020

what an imagination you have!

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Posted in "Past and Present" Chapter 2

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I like "apologies of bees"

Posted on Sun, 05 Jul 2020

I like "apologies of bees" too! They look like kingfishers do you think?

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Posted in Bee eaters

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I had missed this so very

Posted on Sun, 07 Jun 2020

I had missed this so very glad it is poem of the month. It is lovely and made me want to cry

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As I iron so

Posted on Sun, 05 Jul 2020

As I iron so rarely it is very stressful and concentrated so not sure if your poem is an accurate reflection on normal ironing.  However it is BRILLIANT  description of washing machine noise, I love how it goes round and round like my thoughts...

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I like having moth in mothers

Posted on Sat, 04 Jul 2020

I like having moth in mothers, so the tree is part moth, that's clever

and "moon-felted" like the moon feels them as well as being soft as felt

and "ink of feathers" because it is so fragile

and I had bever heard "instar" so...

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Posted in Puss Moths

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I like this exchange very

Posted on Fri, 03 Jul 2020

I like this exchange very much! Abigail is getting much more self confident, too. Cleaning wounds and cooking supper. That she is worried about Buck because he is old reinforces that she is little, just having to grow up very fast. "All quick" I...

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Posted on Mon, 29 Jun 2020

 

Uncomfortaby is my typo!!!!! Couldn't get the cut and paste bit to work. So sorry to send you looking. 

You must be boggling predictive text with this wonderful language! I imagine a fuse going somewhere with stuff like "felt his...

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I had no idea maggots were

Posted on Sun, 28 Jun 2020

I had no idea maggots were called gentles, that is so horrid!!! I like your idea very much of flies being funeral directors too, and their "efficient fervour" even sounds buzzy/busy

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Enjoyed this very much! I had

Posted on Sat, 27 Jun 2020

Enjoyed this very much! I had never thought of water "slouching"! Particularly liked "the stream is a gurgle" and "one more slurp" which create idea of movement and soiund. You have created a character out of this stream, it's great!

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