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Jean Day

 

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Maria's Diary 2

December 1, 1829 William did come again, and told us all about his exciting time. He went with Uncle Tom to a Gentleman’s Club in Hackney. Apparently...

Maria's Diary 1

Just a note about how this book came about. I haven't written anything substantial for about the last three years, but with Covid restrictions, I was...

The Honeymoon

This is a synopsis of our honeymoon in England. We spent three weeks there, and arrived back just in time for my sister's wedding on August 23. Hi...
Cherry

The Last Man in my Life 3

I won't go into the details of our lives from then on - only to say I saw Phlip every day except for the two weeks when he went to England for...
Cherry

The Last Man in my Life 2

The following Saturday was a Bank Holiday November 11th, Veterans' Day, and therefore a day when no mail was delivered. I was amazed to see a letter...

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127 of my comments have received 129 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Rhiannon

Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019

Hi Rhiannon

I don't think I was around to read these when they were published the first time. They are wonderful. Perhaps you could make them into a booklet and self-publish them. If you want my help in doing that, let me know.

Jean...

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Posted in Through the year month by month

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Hi Bee

Posted on Fri, 19 Dec 2014

Hi Bee

Another very good poem for your collection of work on abused women. Have you thought of publishing it as a group? Or getting in touch with someone who would have contact with a woman's shelter who possibly publishes a newsletter or...

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Posted in Dark Ages

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Hi Phil

Posted on Wed, 22 Jul 2020

Hi Phil

 

I recently rejoined ABC and as a person who writes long chaptered pieces, I wanted to read the work of somebody else who does the same sort of thing.  This is very funny, and believeable, Your characters are funny without...

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Posted in Grave Expectations - Part 1

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Hi Jenny

Posted on Thu, 11 Feb 2021

Hi Jenny

This is such an interesting poem - beautifully written. I wish I could manipulate words the way you do.

Jean

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Posted in We Are Stars

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Hi Jenny

Posted on Thu, 25 Feb 2021

Hi Jenny

 

How nice to be reading your work again.I loved the description of the trees, and much enjoyed finding out more about your childhood experiences.

 

Jean

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Posted in Timely Leisure Spent With You

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Hi Rhiannon

Posted on Mon, 04 Nov 2019

Hi Rhiannon

You put so much description into just a few words. Lovely.

Jean

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Posted in November Bloom

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Posted on Fri, 01 Nov 2019

Hi

 

Beautiful poem, not only about the salmon, who I shall regard in a different way when I eat them now, but the comparison to similarities in all our stuggles.

Jean

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Posted in Ecstasy

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Hi One more

Posted on Fri, 25 Oct 2019

Hi One more

Another impressive poem. I am in awe of your choice of words - put together in such a way as to create a picture.

Jean

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Posted in Black Herons

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Hi again One more

Posted on Mon, 14 Oct 2019

Hi again One more

I think I like this the best of yours that I have read so far. I was walking the length of the whale with you, sharing his memories.

Jean

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Posted in Whale bones

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Hi again Onemore

Posted on Fri, 04 Oct 2019

Hi again Onemore

I'm not a poet, and couldn't possibly write something as emotional as this.

Well done.

Jean

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Posted in Hares

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