Alice Hamilton

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I have 19 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 3804 times and 8 of my stories have been cherry picked.
4 of my 84 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 4 votes

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Rome 56 BC - the time of the Republic and some great men: Caesar, Cato and Cicero. This poem tells the story of a priestess, a senator and a poet...


(This poem continues the witch’s story. See THE WITCH’S REQUEST.) Headfirst the witch plunges, Straight as an arrow shaft, Swift as a crested tern...


(This story is a sequel to THE WITCHING HOUR posted January 2018.) Now they are dead, the man and the woman, the lovers, and the old widow is glad...


I begin to type and as usual he appears, prancing on and off the keypad, waving his little hands in the air, his voice shrill and difficult to ignore...


AN OLD FLAME (This poem is based on a short piece of prose posted January 2018.) Smart hotel, crowded room, Pendant lights glittering, Live music,...


4 of my comments have received 4 Great Feedback votes

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This is absolutely beautiful.

Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018

This is absolutely beautiful. Sorry - I have to use an adverb! 

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Posted in The Whale Cafe

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Wow - this is powerful.

Posted on Tue, 03 Apr 2018

Wow, this is powerful. Your poetry has made me cry. Rather embarrassing as I am in Costa having breakfast!





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Posted in Uncoupled (IP)

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A lovely poem!

Posted on Sun, 18 Feb 2018

A lovely poem - charming, emotive, powerful. Form and content are in perfect harmony. Superb!

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Posted in One sparrow among many

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This is really impressive.

Posted on Wed, 24 Jan 2018

This is really impressive. I was immediately transported to a strange world. Touching and shocking, amusing and disturbing, above all, thought-provoking. What more might we expect from a poem? Superb!

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Posted in Raising the Dead