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I have 283 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 176710 times and 177 of my stories have been cherry picked.
3 of my 67 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 4 votes

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Open-mic poet, writer and eternal optimist.

Book two of The Keepers of the Song series, The Sisterkin, now available: www.haveyougotthekindness.com

Debut publication painting for lemonade now available: www.cerasuspoetry.com 

My stories

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the frog pond at equinox

the frog pool at equinox a pool, of deep brown velour, sumptuous folds catch clouds in reverse, a wish of sunlight tucked in at the bottom then...
Gold cherry


meltwater today, the wall talks in water, a patois of wet light snow moss and wizened lavender the hands that made this wall, long since earth desire...


seep a jagged, early palette pierced needle blue, bends around the moon flint fingers of lilac haul back the night as splintered gold, stirs trees...

nothing more than saltwater

nothing more than saltwater at school i was told, with cudgel control by those claiming to educate all the things that make britain great: a common-...

The Kindness - Chapter 1 cont'd...

The Kindness, Chapter 1 cont'd: Fresh from guiding Gracie over – and still feeling the prickly embarrassment of being goosed by her greedy hands – Mr...


3 of my comments have received 4 Great Feedback votes

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Wow - these seems popular.

Posted on Thu, 13 Nov 2014

Wow - these seems popular. Thank you all for your comments. There is sadness in this poem; sadness in the surrender. But, that's the thing about surrender, you can change it. You can work hard to not wave the white flag. 

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Thank you for the golden

Posted on Fri, 10 Mar 2023

Thank you for the golden cherry and the kind comments everyone!

I would have loved to have joined in with the reading Insert... - but I'm seeing the Steve Hillage Band that night (a very good excuse, surely?) Next time... 

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Love this - perhaps it could

Posted on Sun, 18 Apr 2021

Love this - perhaps it could replace the daily news? Smart, clever and funny. 

'We can meet people (no more than six)
for social intercourse but not dirty tricks'

Glorious Luigi.  

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