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I have 71 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 94256 times and 53 of my stories have been cherry picked.
116 of my 1,906 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 114 votes

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Humour - Wasting me foddle dee doddle dee time (nonsense rhyme for Poetry Monthly)

O me Facebook is fun – it is second to none With me flick-a-dee, click-a-dee dido. I post all me pictures of Saffron me puss And me pal Jenny’s...
Cherry

Opinion - Five Reasons for Rhyme

The feet of free verse can be flat But rhyme can scarper like a cat. Beauty, spirit, elegance, Form mirrors feeling - come let's dance. Poetry to...
Cherry

Other Non Fiction - We Did It Ourselves! (Women's Story from the Dawn of Time to Today)

When bold Lilith * near Adam lay He tried to force her down that way And she put up resistance.. Her backlash came of rage and fear And she's the...
Cherry

November

The clocks turn back, soon dusk will start at four And guttered pumpkins bulk the wheelie bins. Geese fly from Canada on exhausted wings And summer...
Cherry

The old Heifer and the Two old Bulls at Peace

‘It’s not age, it’s what comes with it’ The time to cook and to eat well and talk. I have breathed in Pete’s garden His hardy geraniums and forty-...

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116 of my comments have received 114 Great Feedback votes

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King Harald Hardrada

Posted on Tue, 25 Oct 2016

King Harald Hardrada

Was like Harold Godwinson only harder

Not content with the rule of Norway alone

He made unsuccessful attempts on the Danish and English throne.

 

(Clerihews are fun, aren't they...

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Posted in KING HAROLD GODWINSON

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Yes,I remember watching Yes

Posted on Mon, 24 Oct 2016

Yes,I remember watching Yes Minister. Nice summarisation, Rhiannon.

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Posted in 4) Yes Minister!

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Good fun. I want some of that

Posted on Fri, 21 Oct 2016

Good fun. I want some of that fishy pie.

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Posted in Owl and the Pussycat

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I like It!

Posted on Tue, 18 Oct 2016

I like It!

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Posted in 2) Ringo

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Rhiannon,I like the way this

Posted on Sat, 14 Mar 2015

Rhiannon,I like the way this has some of the Winnie-the-Pooh thoughtfulness and a view of the wider world too.

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Posted in Halfway Through the Night

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Ooh, one of those fictional

Posted on Tue, 10 Mar 2015

Ooh, one of those fictional tales which seems almost too real. Saleable too, one to try the mags with. And yes Lindy this shower of so-called friends re-united say plenty!

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Posted in Old Girls

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Alphadog, this is very

Posted on Wed, 11 Mar 2015

Alphadog, this is very physical without being crude. I like it.

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Posted in Things left unsaid

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I like the mix of nature with

Posted on Sun, 08 Mar 2015

I like the mix of nature with your personal loss, Tina. The last verse is beautifully sensual and then the sad sharp end..

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Posted in The Nothingness of Stars

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Lovely bit of fun here Lindy

Posted on Sat, 21 Feb 2015

Lovely bit of fun here Lindy every Goth trick in the book, nice tongue in cheek treatment. You didn't let your assignment thwart you or suffuse you with chill dark....

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Posted in Guy Laroche

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'Jealousy...women are women's

Posted on Tue, 17 Feb 2015

'Jealousy...women are women's biggest problem' there's certainly some truth in that, Blighter's.I have a young relative who has a slightly brash 'party-girl' image. Smiley,full of fun and also a first year student with the world at her feet....

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Posted in The death of beauty

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