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In some people luxury creates an induced feeling of necessity
Posted on Fri, 21 Jul 2017
In some people luxury creates an induced sense of necessity.'Always wanting more' is astute'
But does being poor always lead to goodness? I think that sometimes it leads to anger and self-pity.However I have more tolerance for miserable...Read full comment
Posted in Poor Rich Man/ Poor Man, Rich
I like your own angles on
Posted on Sat, 26 Aug 2017
I like your own angles on Eliot, Ewan. Did the man ever realise how funny he must have looked? Going to Margate on the bank holiday and walking into the pub where the cockney family were drinking and chatting. What did Eliot wear for his day down...Read full comment
Posted in Evening Walk in a Seaside Town
Accents can be telling but
Posted on Thu, 30 Jul 2015
Accents can be telling but sometimes I don't know what they tell us. I have two Scottish daughters and moved to the Westcountry while the big one was 11 and the little 'un was four. Within a few months little 'un was saying 'moy name is Jess' as ...Read full comment
Posted in Hate Thy Neighbour – Racism In The 1970s
A close friend of mine took
Posted on Fri, 02 Jun 2017
A close friend of mine took cialis prescribed by his GP.He had horrible stomach ache for a couple of hours and at one point sat on the toilet thinking he was having a cardiac arrest.
We all do what we are able to both physically and...Read full comment
Posted in Intellectual Turgidity
'yet I did stay from place to
Posted on Tue, 30 May 2017
'How r u guyz?' great opening line, the matey colloquial textspeak masking the noncommunication.
'yet I did stay from place to place with some carrier bags containing my clothes.'
You were homeless. I am not saying this to make you...Read full comment
'The fourth craw he wisnae
Posted on Fri, 26 May 2017
'The fourth craw he wisnae there at 'aa' (from a Scottish children's song).I am going to come back to this piece again. I have a much too part-time job teaching creative writing to adults. Many have a struggle grasping person, point of view and...Read full comment
Posted in Taking the Fourth