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I have 71 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 97692 times and 53 of my stories have been cherry picked.
117 of my 1,908 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 115 votes

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Wanton Wanting

(Reposted from 3 years ago) My lotus eating fantasies that fire my body but shirk the possibilities of flesh and blood I want not. My ragged boys and...
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Shlamek

Written some years ago by my father Abraham Schaufeld
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Mum, when?

A twisted tale of love and politics
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Anne and Martin

'Anne, where are you off to tonight?' 'I'll not be long, Marie.' ' She's out a lot these days.' She's always busy, always happy.' ​ ​Marie returned...
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Spring

Spring marches in Daffodils shine, rising like saints To the strong slow pulse Of the pale foggy sun. Sap rises, Life surprises Our budding, opening...

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117 of my comments have received 115 Great Feedback votes

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Short and good, as always

Posted on Thu, 02 Mar 2017

Short and good, as always with your best Nature writing you make me want to be there, Rhiannon.

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Posted in Wild Daffodil Wood

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I found this very worthwhile

Posted on Fri, 24 Feb 2017

I found this very worthwhile reading. My home life when I was young was unhappy in different ways from yours and yet there is stuff I can relate to. I was seen as less good than my parents and my sister as they were insecure and it made them feel...

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Posted in A familiar through-line

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Salvation sounds good,

Posted on Sun, 19 Feb 2017

Salvation sounds good, Rhiannon.

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Posted in ‘Every eye shall see him’*

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Good advice.

Posted on Sun, 12 Feb 2017

Good advice.

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Posted in You want to leave a legacy?

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Yes, it can happen, malice

Posted on Sat, 11 Feb 2017

Yes, it can happen, malice can meltsmiley

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Posted in Heat or Warm

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Good topical poem, Rhiannon.

Posted on Thu, 02 Feb 2017

Good topical poem, Rhiannon. The last stanza is a wake-up call to all of us.

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Posted in Terminological Inexactitudes

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Good fun. Your poem makes a

Posted on Sat, 12 Nov 2016

Good fun. Your poem makes a humorous point about image and identity. I am not sure why you rated it age 18 ( it does not contain any truly horrible images of war or of the uglier sides of sexual relationships and more people might read it if you...

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Posted in Star Struck

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Educational, lively fun.

Posted on Tue, 24 Jan 2017

Educational, lively fun. smiley

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Posted in Bugs, bugs, and more bugs

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I can picture you out there

Posted on Mon, 16 Jan 2017

I can picture you out there Rhiannon, driving through light dusty snow and splashy slush.

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Posted in Up Mortimer’s Forest 12/2/17

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Heat, cold, rise, fall Nature

Posted on Thu, 12 Jan 2017

Heat, cold, rise, fall Nature's seasonal colouring book.Rhiannon Subtle yet strong sound echoes of consonants and sometimes rhymed assonance to match the movement, like music and like Life itself with it's thrusting swish forward. I like It...

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Posted in Earth Colours

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