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Halloween

Not very seasonal, but one I made earlier and have been tinkering with. Photo CC0 via Pixabay
Cherry

Postcard from Upstairs (IP)

Don't say anything to Leonard. Picture: https://tinyurl.com/y9mrwdjt
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Mosaic

A word limited exercise in memoir, written for a course I did last autumn. Picture: https://tinyurl.com/yd92krwx
Gold cherry

The Game of the Name

Hooray! The most popular baby names list is out! No, I couldn't care less. Yes, I love a bit of a gawp at other people's choices.

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261 of my comments have received 264 Great Feedback votes

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I think my younger self would

Posted on Sun, 30 Sep 2018

I think my younger self would probably be appalled at me, but I'd try to reassure her with that George Eliot quote:  It is never too late to be what you might have been.

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Posted in Inner Child

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That's a horrible situation

Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018

That's a horrible situation to be in.  I've been in similar, it really does sap your confidence and your energy, and it's shocking that your management won't do anything about it.  There's some useful information from ACAS here:  ...

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Posted in T.B.

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A lovely idea to mark the

Posted on Sat, 08 Sep 2018

A lovely idea to mark the passing of a beloved pet.  

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Posted in A STONE

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Thought provoking piece,

Posted on Sat, 01 Sep 2018

Thought provoking piece, Rhiannon, and certainly struck a chord with me.  I get particularly fed up with the constant excuse 'Ooops, I misspoke'.  Well think what you're saying before opening trap or putting fingers to keyboard then!  And yes,...

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Posted in Healing or Provoking

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Lovely contribution to the IP

Posted on Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Lovely contribution to the IP.  I like the way that 'ticking' at the end reflects 'metronomic' at the start.  Very well thought out.  

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Posted in Time Is Ticking

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Another lovely minature of

Posted on Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Another lovely minature of life.  These short poems are really working, Richard.

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Posted in I WAS BORN

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The joy comes over very

Posted on Sat, 18 Aug 2018

The joy comes over very strongly, Richard.  The simplest of things often provide the strongest of memories, and you have captured that well here.

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Posted in ONCE UPON

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What trousers will Jed wear

Posted on Fri, 17 Aug 2018

What trousers will Jed wear with his yellow shirt?

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Posted in The counting horse problem

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Great start, really looking

Posted on Wed, 15 Aug 2018

Great start, really looking forward to seeing more of this.  Perhaps it's just me, but I wasn't sure about when it's set.  From the language and the descriptions I thought it was firmly in the past but the mention of a phone (not even the more...

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Posted in The Last Case of Dr. Jonah Wexley Abbott (Pt. 1)

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Thank you!  That's something

Posted on Wed, 01 Aug 2018

Thank you!  That's something very special, in this week.  I'm not usually prone to the optimistic or uplifting, but remembering Well-Wisher's lovely, magical stories and poems made me determined to try and emulate some of his gentleness and...

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Posted in Round The Corner (Part One)

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