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151 of my 1,474 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 161 votes
151 of my comments have received 161 Great Feedback votes
Posted on Sat, 09 Nov 2019
...the most memorable and resonating piece I've read this year. Your ability to bring sense of place, immediacy of actions and effect within a context of past events are skilfully controlled and enviable, you never let the narrative run away from...Read full comment
Posted in Trees on the Arapuni Road
Posted on Thu, 28 Dec 2023
... is a fluid warmth brought by folk throughout the world whose meaning becomes clear in their actions. Gently bringing that warmth through personal history is one of the talents you have Turlough.
I remember the Seacroft area, in those...Read full comment
Posted in Lingo Bingo
Sharp and poignant
Posted on Tue, 28 Feb 2023
Dementia, confusion and dignity seem to be measured by 2.5ml spoons for Social Care packages: that's what elder loved ones become. Folk and their sense of self and worth lost in the mix of "measured" care.
Best to you
Lena xxRead full comment
Posted in Godot's Ghost
Posted on Wed, 20 Apr 2022
Good stuff Jack; I can see what Ewan means in his well measured comment, it is startling, but in UP's defence and character so far, so is he, and quite like a few folk I know who will, prompted or not, become very concise and articulate when...Read full comment
Posted in Ugly Puggly 7
Posted on Wed, 24 Nov 2021
... emanating from any political/ideological standpoint leaves said performance open to a prod in a free and democratic society, and Ewan delivers a goodly poke in a satirical music-hall/ballad style as would have been tradition for many a...Read full comment
Posted in It Seems Our Leader Is Unwell
Posted on Wed, 22 Sep 2021
Thank you so much for your thoughtful comment, there have been initiatives to clear up our de-oxygenated waterways from physical clutter and grot, but in truth, this is constantly undermined by raw sewage dumps from manufacturers and water...Read full comment
Posted in Out in the Fields
Like this very much Tina,
Posted on Sun, 16 Mar 2014
Like this very much Tina, there's a considered and deliberate fracture in the rhythm to add weight to the cracks of her day and in temperment. Carefully crafted, as ever with you. :)
all the best
Lena xRead full comment
Posted in Definitely Not Just Another Dog Story