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I have 821 stories published in 45 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 793634 times and 207 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Maria and the Bellasis Family 4

I found it no problem at all to write up the notes for Mother Francis' book that I am happy to help her compose. She is a very calming and relaxing...

Maria and the Bellasis Family 3

I so much enjoyed meeting Florence Nightingale. She is confined to bed, but was happy for me to sit next to her in her bedroom, and we conversed for...

Maria and the Bellasis Family 2

Chapter 2 I have now decided to live in the Religious House as an annuitant. I won’t pretend we are not jam packed, but I have a room of my own, and...
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Maria and the Bellasis Family

Maria and the Bellasis Family- 1880-1899 This is a continuation of the book about Maria Bowring, but since I have little actual documentary evidence...

Maria's Diary 41 and Epilogue

Chapter 41 Keep the unity of spirit, Keep it in the bonds of peace, So alone shall we inherit Hope, and truth, and blessedness. John Charles was the...

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194 of my comments have received 198 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Paul

Posted on Tue, 14 Sep 2021

Hi Paul

What a beatuifully thought uot and written story. The details make it so believeable and the reader is anxious to find out what is going to happen. And the end sequence was again believeable. I really enjoyed reading it.

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Posted in With or Without You

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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 Jenny

Posted on Thu, 13 May 2021

Hi Jenny

This was lovely, and made me think about my mother's favourite flowers. Probably red roses, but my dad always gave her a cheaper red flower whose name escapes me, and I remember her saying, "I wish he had given me some nylons." ...

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Posted in Capturing Garden Memories

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Hi Jenny

Posted on Tue, 07 Sep 2021

Hi Jenny

You do such a good job of putting the smells and sounds of the land in as well as the visual. Very well done.

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Posted in Yin And Yang Of Autumn Forest

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HI Paul

Posted on Tue, 22 Dec 2020

HI Paul

 

I found this all velry interesting. You make a lot of little details which make the story even better.

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Posted in The Horses of Wooldale Road

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HI Paul

Posted on Sun, 29 Aug 2021

HI Paul

 

I remember a ballet dancer turning in my childhood musical box and recently saw a film on TV where the removed dancer was part of the evidence of murder. Anyway, it was a fun poem to read and relate to.

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Posted in Ballerina Toy Box

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Hi Jenny

Posted on Mon, 23 Aug 2021

Hi Jenny

It was interesting to read this form of poetry.  As usual, you did a wonderful job of telling the story.

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Posted in Love Letters From The Past S.W.A.L.K.

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Hi Paul

Posted on Tue, 24 Aug 2021

Hi Paul

Beautifully done and such a sad reflection on our world. 

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Posted in Kabul Airport

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HI rhiannon

Posted on Thu, 12 Aug 2021

HI rhiannon

This is very powerful and so unfortunately true.  Well written.

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Posted in Subtle ‘normalisings’

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