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As you say, sadly this may
Posted on Sat, 26 Oct 2019
As you say, sadly this may all come true. I was watching the first of the new Attenborough series last night, and wondering if, in future, the pictures will be all that's left to show the kids.Read full comment
Posted in Then and Now
Oh Goodness, what a saga this
Posted on Mon, 28 Oct 2019
Oh Goodness, what a saga this has been for you! A complete nightmare. So glad you've finally managed to get it sorted.Read full comment
Posted in Galaxy Part Six.
I've been retired over three
Posted on Fri, 25 Oct 2019
I've been retired over three years and this still made my blood run cold. No, it's not too late to change!
Great piece of writing.Read full comment
Posted in Namaste
Genuinely, not sure if I
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019
Genuinely, not sure if I would trust that snake. Although it seems a bit churlish not to, as he has been helpful...
Another cracking episode, Penny.Read full comment
Posted in "The Trouble with Magical Beings" (A Fantasy) Chapter 10
Well done to you, Jean, for
Posted on Sun, 13 Oct 2019
Well done to you, Jean, for standing up to it all. The whole system is, as Jenny says, a bit of a mystery to anyone growing up in the UK, although many of our Universities and Colleges have their own unofficial hierarchy based on class or looks...Read full comment
Posted in Sorority Drop Out
I love this - the rhythm and
Posted on Sat, 28 Sep 2019
I love this - the rhythm and the connections and the sparks to the imagination. Lovely.Read full comment
Posted in Colours for Kids 10)
Interesting thoughts. When I
Posted on Thu, 26 Sep 2019
Interesting thoughts. When I was young I was all long hair and costume jewellery, and enough eye make-up to sink a battleship. Later on, for practical and psychological reasons, I got very practical and quite self-effacing with my style. Now I'...Read full comment
Posted in Marwood Lake Near The Woods.
Another splendid episode. I
Posted on Thu, 26 Sep 2019
Another splendid episode. I just love the idea of a not too happy to see you squid. I hope you're thinking of sending this off somewhere at some point? It deserves a wider audience. If I ever get any grandchildren, I want to read this to them...Read full comment
Posted in "The Trouble with Magical Beings" (A Fantasy) Chapter 8
This is beautiful, Rich. You
Posted on Fri, 27 Sep 2019
This is beautiful, Rich. You have a great and generous ability not only to evoke your own memories, but to make the reader feel that they're part of a conversation, and so recall how they also felt at nine years old. As insert says, more please...Read full comment
Posted in Life and Death Under the Hudson
It's awful, isn't it, once
Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019
It's awful, isn't it, once you get caught up in one of those complicated things. I do hope it's sorted out for you soon, and that your brother settled well in his new home.Read full comment
Posted in Galaxy Part Five.