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My stories

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Before Rhythm of Hours Change the Beat

"Children of the Night, Shut Up" Love at First Bite 1979 Speed write https://www.abctales.com/inspiration-point-ip The Night
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Out in the Fields

Inspiration point/speed write

Pretty Woman

Edited repost from 2019 No, not that appalling film.

Hoist Your Colours

Repost. Removed because I reflected that it may be too simple, angry and direct. It is, what it is.


52 of my comments have received 59 Great Feedback votes

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Posted on Sat, 09 Nov 2019

...the most memorable and resonating piece I've read this year. Your ability to bring sense of place, immediacy of actions and effect within a context of past events are skilfully controlled and enviable, you never let the narrative run away from...

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Posted on Wed, 24 Nov 2021

... emanating from any political/ideological standpoint leaves said performance open to a prod in a free and democratic society, and Ewan delivers a goodly poke in a satirical music-hall/ballad style as would have been tradition for many a...

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Posted in It Seems Our Leader Is Unwell

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Hello RhiannonW

Posted on Wed, 22 Sep 2021

Thank you so much for your thoughtful comment, there have been initiatives to clear up our de-oxygenated waterways from physical clutter and grot, but in truth, this is constantly undermined by raw sewage dumps from manufacturers and water...

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Keep on

Posted on Sun, 20 Oct 2019

...keeping on. In Leeds, the facade changes, corporate aspirations rise, still the same heartsink beyond gentrification and tarmaced over cobbles. Stay bright and look for points of light



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Like this very much Tina,

Posted on Sun, 16 Mar 2014

Like this very much Tina, there's a considered and deliberate fracture in the rhythm to add weight to the cracks of her day and in temperment. Carefully crafted, as ever with you. :)

all the best

Lena x

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Posted on Sun, 28 Nov 2021

love this

Lena xx

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Posted in A Beech poem for Di

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The drummer survived

Posted on Fri, 12 Nov 2021

...which is a nice change.

Looking forward to the next installment.


L x

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Posted in Arabian Monkfish (Part Two)

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Full of cheer

Posted on Tue, 09 Nov 2021

Lovely reminiscences, laughed out loud at being too sticky to turn on the TV,  "assistive devices for the elderly" and coupons for an iron lung.

Thank you for a good morning read ...

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Pop up everywhere they do :)

Posted on Sat, 30 Oct 2021

Thoughtful. Rather than horror, could be read as a meditation on the unity of all matter, the living and the dead. Enjoyed reading Trevor.

best to you

Lena x

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So that's what became ...

Posted on Thu, 28 Oct 2021

of the Golgafrinchan Ark fleet Ship B. smiley 

Nicely done, more please....

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