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the train leaving now

In my rush to get to the right platform looking for signs to where I want to go it's easy to miss changing announcements so when a train pulls in,...
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bluebells

Lush warm blue. Radiant. Rain cool bells, fresh celestial pigment, space untempered slipped, low, through trees - solemn grey, hushed, host this deep...
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rock

I remember the barnacles that scratched when I clung to your steep side as waves crashed; they found you first on your journey through life -...
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change of address

houses are envelopes posted through time recipients changing letters put in, taken out. From the War son, brother, father, lost mother upstairs, her...
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pondering

jelly ellipsis or small eyeballs with tiny pupils, or thought bubbles, each containing a full stop No! A full beginning a drip of ink After some...

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344 of my comments have received 348 Great Feedback votes

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They ARE  greyhound trees!

Posted on Wed, 22 Apr 2020

They ARE  greyhound trees! How brilliant of you to think of this!  Graceful, light and whippy.  My favourite tree :0) Have you heard the rhyme

if the oak is out before the ash, we are in for a splash

but if the ash is out before the...

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Posted in Signs of Spring 9)

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Sorry to be so repetetive,

Posted on Wed, 22 Apr 2020

Sorry to be so repetetive, but I loved the serene swan doctor too, ministering the bank with her beak :0) I had not heard the word virions before either. It has a liquidy sound from all the vowels. The borrowed saints made me think of people in...

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Posted in I Want To Tell You Things

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I enjoyed this! Particularly

Posted on Wed, 15 Apr 2020

I enjoyed this! Particularly as it is just the sort of thing I would have done with my dog. And then worried about him on the broken glass etc. A great way to go to another world.

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Posted in Crab Customs

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I like "have basked in the

Posted on Mon, 13 Apr 2020

I like "have basked in the radiance of ignorance" (having come in from sitting in the sunshine, too bright on my book to read. Just sit there and, well, BASK)

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Posted in And Yet It Moves

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I love the idea of them

Posted on Sun, 12 Apr 2020

I love the idea of them drinking dawn light, too! They make me jump out of my skin in the woods, as they wait till I almost trip over them before running off :0)

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Posted in Hares

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This was a wonderful one. I

Posted on Thu, 09 Apr 2020

This was a wonderful one. I love the bit about him saying not to swat the fly as it was his friend :0) I am very glad it is pod as I had missed it, and it cheered me up lots

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Posted in The Coffee Pot on the Corner - A Craven Danger Mystery

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wonderful! :

Posted on Fri, 10 Apr 2020

wonderful! :

"Some have risen, concrete towers of grey

from the earth with the density of heartache"

 

reminded me so strongly of a certain kind of sky

 

 

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Posted in I Look Up

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What a busy garden you have!

Posted on Fri, 10 Apr 2020

What a busy garden you have! I am glad your lovely lab is still going out into the sunshine

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Posted in Looking Out My Back Window

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They are the same as cuckoos?

Posted on Thu, 09 Apr 2020

They are the same as cuckoos?

This struck a chord with me, as my parents were very disappointed :0)

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Posted in Learning How To Be Human

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It worked for me too! The

Posted on Wed, 08 Apr 2020

It worked for me too! The rhymes helped with the reassuring feel because after the first time i hoped for them, and they happened. The like icon seems very inadequate

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Posted in I Tell Myself This When I Am Afraid

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