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Assorted writers' groups, the odd anthology, occasional readings. Lots of looking out of the window. Hello, and thanks for dropping by.
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697 of my comments have received 738 Great Feedback votes
Such thoughtful words, Jenny,
Posted on Sat, 27 Jun 2020
Such thoughtful words, Jenny, sums up a lot of what I've been thinking. I feel so much for the young people, with so much uncertainty ahead of them. The times may be less dangerous for them physically, but I think it's going to be so difficult...Read full comment
Posted in Uncertain Days
Just caught up with both
Posted on Wed, 17 Jun 2020
Just caught up with both parts of this, Penny, and very much enjoying it. The blending of modern day life and the 'magic' realm is very well realised. My only thought - and it's just fleeting - is that there are a lot of POV changes in a...Read full comment
Posted in "Antediluvian Trouble" Chapter 2
Going to cut this one out to
Posted on Sun, 14 Jun 2020
Going to cut this one out to keep, as we used to say in old fashioned times. 'The perish of groynes' - among so many wonderful phrases, this one took me right into the scene. So much sadness, and a small, tentative, desperate hope. Marvellous...Read full comment
Posted in Shark Eye Shell
So enjoyed this. I loved the
Posted on Fri, 12 Jun 2020
So enjoyed this. I loved the bits that anchor it so well, like the impossibility of policing the keeping of people who have transformed into pets. So funny, and so perfectly reasonable. Great story.Read full comment
Posted in The DJs Who Turn into Swans
It's nice to know that there
Posted on Tue, 09 Jun 2020
It's nice to know that there are still some decent people around.
Re 'selling sand to the Arabs' - the fact that you've raised a query about it indicates that perhaps you're not totally happy about it yourself? I know we have other...Read full comment
Posted in The Bathroom Window.
Fascinating. As I was
Posted on Sun, 07 Jun 2020
Fascinating. As I was reading it I was thinking 'Samuel Delany, I hope one of these links refers to Samuel Delany' and there he was, included in the book list in the very first link! He is one of my absolute heroes, and the book on the list,...Read full comment