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I have 368 stories published in 11 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 188024 times and 60 of my stories have been cherry picked.
52 of my 472 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 52 votes

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Graham Fewell

 

My stories

Hear Hear

Hear Hear Said the Right ear to the Left, “Am I East or am I West? I need get my bearings!” “It depends upon how you look at it. I mean, to be North...
Cherry

Heading South

I started with philosophy and ended up with teeth. Amazing where writing can take one.

Angry Spots

I've been away a while and saw what must have been last week's Insopration Point. So I'm posting it anyway.

A Coiled Spring

Release The Coiled Spring Tight and tensioned ‘neath Terra firma Lifeless, cold dark days slumbered past Bristling tension stirs, seeking sun Coiled...

No Stupid Cupid

No Stupid Cupid I’m a contract thriller A one-shot love-maker My arrows dipped in passion Never fail to thrill her But heed my warning Love chains...

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52 of my comments have received 52 Great Feedback votes

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Rhythm

Posted on Tue, 14 Aug 2018

Your work never dissapoints and I simply adored the rhythm of this poem.  For some reason I was transported back to a famous piece of work 'the night mail' and the rhythm in that. A really inspiring piece of work Rhiannon.  Well done...again!

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Posted in Storm

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Totally adorable and a

Posted on Fri, 21 Oct 2016

Totally adorable and a fitting acknowledgement to the original that seems to have inspired this enjoyable piece.

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Posted in Owl and the Pussycat

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I loved the line '...Ivy

Posted on Wed, 31 Aug 2016

I loved the line '...Ivy chains'  Why did it take so long for me to discover your writing?  Keep it turning.  That wheel of talent.

Truly uplifting and the ultimate test....................rereadable again and again.

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Posted in Blue Tit

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I was truly moved.  By the

Posted on Wed, 31 Aug 2016

I was truly moved.  By the poem, by the tribute and the sincerity of the writing.  I only wish I could write so beautifully.  Well done.

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Posted in The Grief of Gaziantep.

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So powerful and so

Posted on Thu, 28 Jul 2016

So powerful and so frightening.  I still have a fear of being lonely even with my family around me.  Wonderful writing.  I felt as if I was inside Tilly's head watching and sharing her observations and thoughts. 

Well deserved recognition...

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Posted in Strictly, The Last Supper

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It was the 'life goes on...'

Posted on Wed, 10 Sep 2008

It was the 'life goes on...' part that got me.  I hate it when someone comes out with that supposed well meaning phrase.  It strikes me as the kind of thing someone says when it would have been better if they had kept their own counsel.

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Posted in Black Willow

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Yup

Posted on Fri, 18 Dec 2015

I always love poems that I can relate to.  We live in a tiny village in County Durham and just behind me are three fields leading to the local parish church.  The footpath passes our cottage and this poem could have been written there.

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Posted in … The Bright Day Interlude following

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Errand Ahead

Posted on Tue, 22 Dec 2015

I agree with the others, it's beautiful.  Yet the best for me is 'errand ahead'.  How many of us stop and thing about the Christ Child's ultimate destination? I like to think of the nativity scene and the magnificence in it's humility, but also...

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Posted in Lost in the Star (Poetry Monthly)

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I don't know why, but I was

Posted on Sat, 26 Dec 2015

I don't know why, but I was taken back to images of the moonlight dancing on a lake at midnight.  I love poems that take me to a personal, private memory and you beautiful poem did that.  Loved it.

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Posted in You Send Me

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I was moved by this work.  I

Posted on Sat, 28 Feb 2015

I was moved by this work.  I realised as I read it, it could have been me that the voice was speaking to.  I wasn't always a great partner and caused hurt in the past. Now, work like this reminds me I should have always been more sensitive,...

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Posted in I couldn't ask, you wouldn't say.

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