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I have 110 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 172670 times and 179 of my stories have been cherry picked.
672 of my 3,214 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 685 votes

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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
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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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672 of my comments have received 685 Great Feedback votes

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THANKYOU!!! That is an

Posted on Tue, 06 Apr 2021

THANKYOU!!! That is an amazing compliment, you are very kind :0) And the picture is BEAUTIFUL, now I feel all luxurious. What an honour!

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Posted in to pick up time

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Oh! I am glad he is better,

Posted on Mon, 05 Apr 2021

Oh! I am glad he is better, remember you writing about him ages ago, having to stay in a cage till his bones healed. And then a rat!!! That is a proud and stubborn spirit he must have.

I like very much how you describe the atmosphere in...

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Posted in The Easter Rat

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This is magic! I do hope it

Posted on Sat, 27 Mar 2021

This is magic! I do hope it is where you live?

I love the first part, the crazy dance (rooks always seem a bit crazy) I imagined a scene which has played for centuries on those hills? A wonderful timeless quality.

I liked how you...

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Posted in Pastiche

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Your poem made me very glad

Posted on Fri, 26 Mar 2021

Your poem made me very glad not to need to be going anywhere :0) It has a bustly feel - I like how you slow it right down with the "op" sounds and then the easing with s sounds at the end. There is always so much craft in your writing! I'm amazed...

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Posted in Looking down on the city’s departures …

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I like the belligerence of

Posted on Tue, 23 Mar 2021

I like the belligerence of the first line :0)

I have been called this several times at work in the past :0) First time, I didn't realise it was not a compliment. Because fruit cake is wonderful (not mine though as it always sinks)

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Posted in I am a Fruit Cake

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I cannot tell you how very

Posted on Sun, 21 Mar 2021

I cannot tell you how very much I loved this!

I am so sorry for your loss, Penny. You sound like the best person a dog could live with, Frankie was surrounded by love and respect all his life.

My dog passed 21 years ago and I miss...

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Posted in "The Canines of My Life"

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Oh! I loved this :0) You are

Posted on Sat, 20 Mar 2021

Oh! I loved this :0) You are a great story maker!!! Perfidia Mishapsham is a BRILLIANT  name :0)

Are these typos?

circumstances dire

Willow jumped thru her pet door.....  she waked further into the garden...

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 2

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Do, please write some more!

Posted on Wed, 17 Mar 2021

Do, please write some more!

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Posted in "Willow's Tail"

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I like this very much, coming

Posted on Sun, 14 Mar 2021

I like this very much, coming after Lydeford Gorge made me think of a ghost?

"swirl of billowing white silk floating," I love this!!!

Please could you explain what is devoured by trees? Am too thick, have read several times and can'...

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Posted in Escape To Freedom

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I liked this very much, too.

Posted on Sun, 14 Mar 2021

I liked this very much, too. Particularly your description of birch trees. Hope you are well and Spring is coming where you live

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Posted in The Wind

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