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My stories have been read 189137 times and 173 of my stories have been cherry picked.
570 of my 3,612 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 599 votes

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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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Cherry

Tower of Strength (IP) Part 2 of 4

'Tentacle things...all bright and shiny...like that thing with all the snakes on its head...' 'The Medusa,' said Mrs Brenton.
Cherry

Pad Life: Clean Moggie, Yellow Moggie

Both the cats have turned yellow. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
Cherry

Mountain

First there is a mountain, then there is no mountain, then there is ( Donovan,1967) Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Gold cherry

Walk In The Park With Snow (Part 2 of 2)

Part Two of a bit of snow fantasy. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons

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570 of my comments have received 599 Great Feedback votes

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There's a lot to be said for

Posted on Thu, 08 Apr 2021

There's a lot to be said for simple, angry and direct. We need more of it. 

This just about sums it up for me. Thank you.

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Posted in Hoist Your Colours

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Great rhythm to this and lots

Posted on Sun, 28 Mar 2021

Great rhythm to this and lots of striking imagery. Really enjoyed it.

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Posted in Don't Dance With The Serpent

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Thu, 25 Mar 2021

This is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too.

 

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Posted in The Last Time I Saw Fungie (2005)

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A wonderful piece, Penny. I

Posted on Sun, 21 Mar 2021

A wonderful piece, Penny. I've had four cats, two sets of two, over the years, down to the last one now! Like your husband, I wasn't brought up with animals, and got the first moggies only because my kids were desperate for a pet and we weren't...

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Posted in "The Canines of My Life"

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What a wonderful story -

Posted on Thu, 25 Mar 2021

What a wonderful story - thanks for putting in the link. I wasn't aware of this before. That last verse brings a definite little prickling of the eyes. It'sgreat to know that, for once, our species is showing respect and love for another.

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Posted in The Last Time I Saw Fungie (2005)

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Certainly am staying tuned!

Posted on Mon, 22 Mar 2021

Certainly am staying tuned! Come on, what happened next?

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Posted in Rodeo Drive

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As you say, Paul, so hard to

Posted on Tue, 16 Mar 2021

As you say, Paul, so hard to believe the equinox is very nearly here! I hate the long nights, so I literally take note every day of how much more daylight we've had until we reach the equinox. It always raises my mood. Such a lovely binding...

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Posted in Vernal Equinox

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I feel as though I've had a

Posted on Wed, 10 Mar 2021

I feel as though I've had a day out! Thank you, Jenny. What a wonderful memory.

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Posted in Lydford Gorge

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The fact that you can take

Posted on Sun, 07 Mar 2021

The fact that you can take something so traumatic and turn it into a thing of such beauty says so much about your power as a writer and a person.  Thanks for sharing it, Rachel.

And as both someone's child and someone's parent, I've always...

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Posted in My Mother’s Name

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This is brilliantly done, Di.

Posted on Mon, 01 Mar 2021

This is brilliantly done, Di.  Like all the best poetry, a deceptively simple tone builds an incredibly complex picture.  One incident, one person, summing up so much about the state of things.  I wish I could say the state of things 'at the...

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Posted in Hand Washing, Glasgow Central

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