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jormungandr

Some things will never change. At Summer's height bright as a plastic butterfly, the Fair unpacks on the Prom.
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suddenly

Grey cloud-palm presses down crushed air trees still as puppets hanging from their strings waiting a hiss across fields...... becomes patter on...
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fallow

A sheet of tall stemmed notes, soft rushes, grow yellow-ochre, golden-green, and with brown flower rests rustling, make fresh glissando tides of...
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Gold heavy galleons, round hulls banded velvet black, yellow, orange, white, sail- wings catching rainbows make their own wind between ports - wide...
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later

Woods' edge, evening, mid july. Walk through tall, wirey grass, make a dozen daddy long legs zizz up, spark-like in sideways sun, though each returns...
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640 of my comments have received 652 Great Feedback votes

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Very interesting to read his

Posted on Fri, 02 Feb 2018

Very interesting to read his story. I only really knew of him from hearing an interview about how by the time they let working class people into Oxford it was so dummed down there was no point going there, and that the elites never accepted him...

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Posted in Les Rowse, Philippe and I

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You are quite right Tom, it's

Posted on Sun, 17 Sep 2017

You are quite right Tom, it's just a collection of nature scenes. It's just that I realised that someone from centuries ago could have seen them, too. And while I think of the wood as a beautiful place to go and see the sun and hear the birds....

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Posted in time travelling

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It must be 45 years or so

Posted on Mon, 11 Oct 2021

It must be 45 years or so since we went! And even then, the last few years there were loads more people. I remember we had arrived somewhere magnificent after a very long walk, (for us, anyway, my youngest brother was about six I think) and all...

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Posted in Secrets Of Wistman Woods

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Inspired by your poem, I

Posted on Mon, 11 Oct 2021

Inspired by your poem, I looked up this woods, I think we walked round it once, when on holiday (but didn't dare go in!). We went often to Dartmoor. My brother and I never forgot it :0) Your poem is wonderrful, you really conjure up the tangled,...

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Posted in Secrets Of Wistman Woods

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Good to see a new poem :0)

Posted on Sat, 16 Oct 2021

Good to see a new poem :0) This makes me imagine you sailing out of poemless doldrums on a red leaf

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Posted in Red Breast of Autumn

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Magical and full of

Posted on Fri, 15 Oct 2021

Magical and full of excitement

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Posted in "sonnet 66"

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"what still belongs to me?"

Posted on Fri, 15 Oct 2021

"what still belongs to me?" Having a small w makes me think of how insignificant her voice is, small, inside her, with the whole whirling condemnation and disbelief and uncaringness of the world spread out around, for as far as she could possibly...

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Posted in Esther Cox

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I like the elementals in this

Posted on Sun, 10 Oct 2021

I like the elementals in this so much, and had not heard of the baby on a swan's wing, so looked it up. So, thankyou for that too!

Reddled made me think of a mixture of red and riddled?

Perfect argument against cryonics 

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Posted in My Body Belongs to the Earth

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Thinking about a mind failing

Posted on Tue, 12 Oct 2021

Thinking about a mind failing always makes me sad. But the way you describe it made me think of the circuit board from our previous boiler, whiich we kept because it looked pretty, all red and vblue and silver :0) I liked the contrast in the last...

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Posted in The Senile Neurologist

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Just re read this, and wanted

Posted on Sun, 29 Aug 2021

Just re read this, and wanted to say how beautiful it is. Gentle. Wise. I love it

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Posted in Going With The Flow

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