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Sol Monath (mud month in old english)

frost a cold kindness makes scars of passage reopened each day numb, unhealing. New sun brings back feeling warms clenched stone knuckles and knee...

Chutes of Spring

*/ Freshet chill blue ceiling full clouds uncoil loosedrops cold spool, pool till slow supple surface slope-called, slips dimples ripple, demure...
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Cherry
Poem of the week

February low tide

He comes in, rosy cheeks smooth-cool to mine as the inside of half cockles we used to collect on the beach as big as his hands, then. The shells we...
Gold cherry
Poem of the week

finding peace

As I fish fur from my coffee mug the rhythm of your purr's like the chug of the ferry bringing people home or strangers, who from far places come...
Cherry

left over

these are the left over years life reduced, the womb dry. If I were a vegetable I would be limp but I am stiffening, from the fingers in and my...

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540 of my comments have received 550 Great Feedback votes

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your granddaughter must be so

Posted on Thu, 08 Oct 2020

your granddaughter must be so chuffed to have your fun poem in praise of her achieving this useful skill :0) I had to read the whole thing after those brilliant first 2 lines

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Posted in Attacking a satsuma like Jack Horner

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That would be a perfect way

Posted on Tue, 06 Oct 2020

That would be a perfect way to go. Enjoyed reading, found comforting, thankyou. Hope your sciatica is easing?

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Posted in The Nova Scotia I Know

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Great choice :0)

Posted on Tue, 29 Sep 2020

Great choice :0)

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Posted in Everyone's going to the opticians

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this is so sad!

Posted on Wed, 30 Sep 2020

this is so sad!

"I am a robin tricked

to sing at night by false light"

 

I wish I spoke with the rarity of frankinsence :0) I love that idea. Unlike you, though,  far from being an essential, the oil of my words is...

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Posted in Deus Ex Machina

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such a warm poem, made me

Posted on Thu, 01 Oct 2020

such a warm poem, made me feel so happy for you :0) I enjoyed this bit particularly

warbling on

for hours and hours

like chiff chaffs

in perfect togetherness

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Posted in After Dark

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I like this line very much :

Posted on Thu, 01 Oct 2020

I like this line very much : " I have never been myself"

also how you describe the nest, which made me think it is made of sparks, and what a let down life must be after that as your first memory

the bird in your photo looks like it...

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Posted in Hamerkop

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beautiful image, you took me

Posted on Sun, 27 Sep 2020

beautiful image, you took me instantly from my computer

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Posted in Little Dyke Lake - Nova Scotia

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this makes me think you are

Posted on Mon, 28 Sep 2020

this makes me think you are down by the sea, painting a coming storm? Reminded me of being an art student having to cope with paper blowing away and going soggy if it rained :0) I guess that would be a good thing for Van Gogh, painting outdoors...

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Posted in Escape Into Art

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I really like how you

Posted on Thu, 24 Sep 2020

I really like how you describe afternoons as "the soft length of falling radiance" almost like a shroud wrapping the possibilities of the day, as they pass

It must be so hard for you both, not being with the person you love most

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Posted in Afterglow

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This is so full of life! I

Posted on Wed, 23 Sep 2020

This is so full of life! I love how you concentrate on the children, treasure of India's future, rather than the (very beautiful) building from the past

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Posted in Agra in Northern India 2

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