96 of my comments have received 99 Great Feedback votes
Good to read this train of thought,
Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019
I was thinking about writing a bit of a ramble about a totally different subject, but reading this brought familiar thoughts and also some nice memories of my Las Palmas and Lanz. days. Eight years away from Spain punctuated by occasional trips...Read full comment
Posted in Among friends
I'm back :)
Posted on Sun, 10 May 2020
There seems to be some very good poems on here recently, but I have to say this is one of the best poems I have ever read on here. If it doesn't make poem of the month there's no justice.
Anyway, that aside, what struck me is the picture...Read full comment
Posted in Cinderella river
How did I miss this? Where was I on October 4th
Posted on Fri, 04 Oct 2019
This has to be one of your very best, and one of the best I've ever seen on ABC.
The four opening lines hit me right between the eyes. I spent half my working life on the road and your descripion of chain pubs is awesome. I've stayed in...Read full comment
Posted in Never trust a writer
Posted on Tue, 16 Oct 2018
I read with great interest your story and your replies to other comments and it got me thinking about your situation and those with the similar problems.
Now, I don't want to be-little autism by any means, but it looks to me like Aspergers...Read full comment
Posted in Head-Crash
I've been a bit rough lately and haven't followed ABC for a week
Posted on Fri, 09 Feb 2018
This morning I found this gem. This is so visual to me. I see everything in black and white, not because it's like an old movie or an early Ken Loach play of the week, but because it tells a story, or should that be the story, of mining...Read full comment
Posted in Some Seam Shared
This brought back some memories, Jenny
Posted on Wed, 02 Sep 2020
I lived about 15 miles from Savernake forest for ten years. We often used to go there for a wander on a weekend and especially in autumn looking for mushrooms. Blewits were abundant as I recall. Lovely flavour, but also popular with the wildlife...Read full comment
Posted in Peace In The Forest
Thank you for enlightening me
Posted on Fri, 14 Aug 2020
Your wonderful super-soft poem made me want to know more about these mysterious birds, so I did a little research. I had it in my head they were endangered, but thankfully it seems they are quite populous in the north. I'm much relieved about...Read full comment
Posted in The Departure of Nightjars
Cows in the mist, thankfully not as endangered as gorillas.....
Posted on Tue, 11 Aug 2020
... but just as beautiful. I love cows, I remember walking in the fields with them when I was a kid. I never felt afraid, they are so gentle. (as long as they don't have a calf to watch over of course)
Such a lovely description of things...Read full comment
Posted in Cows
Posted on Tue, 04 Aug 2020
I'm glad you like this and thank you very much appreciate the golden cherries, which I never expected.
Regarding night-lite, I got to thinking nite-lite was under copyright, but it seems many companies use this term, so I will change the...Read full comment
Posted in Box Room