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I have 225 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 249639 times and 102 of my stories have been cherry picked.
23 of my 1,043 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 27 votes

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Doodles, scribbles and poesy.

Why? We're all folk, that's why.

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Who the heck knows DaftDoodle

Her Gift

What was of real value?
Gold cherry


Edited repost. Nearly five doodle


23 of my comments have received 27 Great Feedback votes

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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...

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Posted in Trees on the Arapuni Road

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Keep on

Posted on Sun, 20 Oct 2019

...keeping on. In Leeds, the facade changes, corporate aspirations rise, still the same heartsink beyond gentrification and tarmaced over cobbles. Stay bright and look for points of light



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Posted in Bar room blues

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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 x

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Posted in Definitely Not Just Another Dog Story

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How quiet...

Posted on Thu, 02 Jan 2020

still and unknowable that space between them and us, where words and images repeated often enough on social media become meaningless, taste of ashes or nothing but our own tooth decay.. Looking forward to you kicking 'em inna googlies for the...

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Posted in Burning Bridges

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Like this a good deal, puts

Posted on Fri, 25 Oct 2019

Like this a good deal, puts me in mind of Wendell Berrys' "Peace of Wild Things" and the work of Mary Oliver.

Best L x

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Posted in Black Herons

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Posted on Thu, 03 Oct 2019

Gently, she reminded us all to be kind, by showing her kindness. A warm reverie, thank you Jennifer.


Lena xx

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Posted in Remembering Bee Symbol Of Our Great Poets

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We bring..

Posted on Sun, 22 Sep 2019

personal experience and pre-formed notions to each novel situation, is it ever enough?

Enjoyed reading.

L xx

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Posted in New World

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Now there's a song

Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019

...in the making.



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Posted in The Ballad of Laura Middleton

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Subjects frozen..

Posted on Wed, 30 Jan 2019

...in current climate of distaste for those who don't fit a functional mould. Damned good write Ewan, Rylands curates relics and fortunes in literary text, who holds or promises concrete future for those unwritten?

best wishes


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Posted in Winter in Manchester

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Posted on Thu, 15 Feb 2018

I like ideas running through this; futility of pinning a butterfly wing of time, "She said they only knew how to pin minutes" and the inevitability of decay, however wrought. 


all the best

Lena x

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Posted in Pins (3)