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My stories have been read 246822 times and 132 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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The return of the teabag

A teabag used to be just that A perforated paper bag That let flavour flood out. Then it became a technological masterpiece A heavily nuanced plastic...
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Flashing ambers

They flash for a reason Those amber lights If no one’s coming You’re free to go Just a quick look And you’re off Getting closer to that place Looking...
Gold cherry

Amanda

I go to the window with my eyes closed Stay there Breathe deeply Or am I sighing? I don’t know It doesn’t matter My eyes are still closed. Boom! I...
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Spain

Under Spanish law, rebellion is defined as ‘rising up in a violent and public manner’, so how can it be that twelve Catalan leaders are now in the...
Cherry

Dubrovsky

Don’t stop a man from dreaming his dreams A man is no man without his grand schemes Allow him, instead, to suffer his fate And rest afar for the...

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40 of my comments have received 40 Great Feedback votes

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Sadness is just an untimely

Posted on Fri, 17 Apr 2015

Sadness is just an untimely side-effect without which happiness would not exist, so here's to sadness. Lovely grub.

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Posted in And Spring

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Super stuff. 

Posted on Sat, 04 Apr 2015

Super stuff. 

Typos

Glee into a window seat

Giffnock the place where mill

Simply but expensively

Print jeans. Should

Woman (women?)

Like a traffic warden, guided

Where's the toilet, hen?...

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Posted in flockers 9

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This shows amazing character

Posted on Thu, 26 Mar 2015

This shows amazing character and strength of will. It's strange how a negative aspect of life can be such an empowering shaper and builder to a better future. One thing I've learnt recently is that permission comes from within and the best...

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Posted in Mama

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Wow, this is excellent

Posted on Thu, 26 Mar 2015

Wow, this is excellent writing that exposes the trauma of poverty with murky depth and bright clarity. Looking forward to more

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Posted in March/26/2015

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Love it, PT. Just about says

Posted on Tue, 24 Mar 2015

Love it, PT. Just about says it all in a nutshell. I remember visiting my dad in Cape Town and going to the local Pick n Pay supermarket (from where he was once banned for turning up at the precise time that the pastries were marked down in price...

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Posted in Cedar wood

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Is that of Roehampton, Tina?

Posted on Sun, 01 Mar 2015

Is that of Roehampton, Tina? It reminded me of there alot and the ending says alot too. There's only one way to block it all out.

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Posted in The Beat Goes On

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Nice touch at the end. The

Posted on Wed, 18 Feb 2015

Nice touch at the end. The mind's a powerful thing and sometimes when I'm dreaming and I wake up, I don't know which is reality and which is dream. 

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Posted in Where the nettles grew

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Just as beauty is in the eye

Posted on Tue, 27 Jan 2015

Just as beauty is in the eye of the beholder, sweet music is in the hands of the player. You never know, maybe she'll be the next Amy Winehouse, but I loved this piece on how innocent music has the power to remove us from worry. 

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Posted in Girl at Piano

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Heard this at the Wheatsheaf

Posted on Thu, 22 Jan 2015

Heard this at the Wheatsheaf last night and bowled over by it. A really thought provoking piece of blood over water.

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Posted in Meeting Tara

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Hi John. It's about how

Posted on Wed, 14 Jan 2015

Hi John. It's about how everything we believe to be true and hold dear is far from it and how we've been lied to to serve an agenda. They hardwire kids early these days to stop them asking questions. The circus can be found anywhere. We're all...

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Posted in We're all puppets now

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