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"brought these walls and
Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019
"brought these walls and lawns within reach"
"The front gardens are overgrown or shingled now"
do you remember when front gardens were rich with flowers,full of the gardener's heart and soul? Now people concrete or some other hard...Read full comment
Posted in What happened?
Loved this :0) The bits about
Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019
Loved this :0) The bits about gender stereotyping running through were my favourite, but all of it I was smiling. It is a relief your Mum thought Ken Clarke OK. It always bothers me a bit that I understand his point of view even if not agreeing...Read full comment
Posted in Pad Life: The Elephant In The Room
Like Jenny and Rhiannon, I
Posted on Sat, 07 Sep 2019
Like Jenny and Rhiannon, I love the rhythm you have here, much too fast for the breath of walking, wheels spinning, gliding through all your encounters and thoughts. It is the movement that has brought the change, of friendly human contact on...Read full comment
Posted in Riverine reflection
That is great! Does he have
Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019
That is great! Does he have washing facilities? I remember reading on here about someone in a London hostel with no shower etc?
What you are doing is amazing! Could you get a job doing this - would you want to?Read full comment
Posted in Looking for Andrew (Journal 14)
Enjoyed this very much. I
Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019
Enjoyed this very much. I think pigeons mate for life. Hopefully Raymond would find happiness as a pigeon? Or do transitioners stay human sized? Would there have to be dating apps for the new birds? I really liked the way you made the narrator be...Read full comment
Posted in The Pigeon Variant
So glad you are writing again
Posted on Sun, 01 Sep 2019
So glad you are writing again! I have missed your rich thoughts that I have to read ten or more times and still feel there is more.
The gulping sea eternal, my cradle
We watched you ride her curling lips
The light...Read full comment
Posted in Echoes of a Dead Whale
Well put Luigi! It is so
Posted on Sun, 01 Sep 2019
Well put Luigi! It is so frustrating listening to the news, and so many important world leaders refusing to do anything to slow climate change, infact wanting to dig in their heals like stroppy children and do the opposite, even though their own...Read full comment
Posted in The Time Capsule
yes! though yesterday, on the
Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019
yes! though yesterday, on the kitchen windowsill, my son noticed a VERY round baby sparrow, just standing there. As we watched , it closed its eyes and started swaying, and I was so worried it was ill! Then suddenly it hiccupped, and out popped...Read full comment
Posted in With Obsidian Eyes