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I have 237 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 300639 times and 119 of my stories have been cherry picked.
52 of my 1,155 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 59 votes

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Doodles, scribbles and poesy.

Has the tact of a tin of mushy peas lobbed through a plate glass window.

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


My stories

Gold cherry


Edited repost. Nearly five doodle

Hand on the Dial

Temperature of change


Doodle while musing in a glade.


52 of my comments have received 59 Great Feedback votes

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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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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 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)

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Good to hear your voice again :)

Posted on Tue, 02 Jan 2018

Gut reaction: I like the format, sands of time and an inhale <> exhale of lungs breathing through the scented trail of the past (you draw attention to smell several times) Good stuff sir.

best regards

Lena x

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Posted in The Journey Back

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...Did that...

Posted on Thu, 05 Oct 2017

...and the clutter pile began again. We are our memories, however we amass and tag them :)

Like very much.

Best regards

Lena x



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Posted in Vanity and Bonfires

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Each detail.

Posted on Thu, 03 Aug 2017

...blends, but stark in its own right. The submerged in water and life beneath earth, that creates earth, a draw to the eye and mind. Excellent, enjoyed reading xx

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Posted in Submerged

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Posted on Thu, 06 Jul 2017

Damned enjoyable. The narrator as  alienated observer, is crafted well. A sense of this pervades. Though at an uneasy peace with a culture and heat to which he does not belong, he yet observes in practice, and masters local pleasantries. Again...

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Posted in Tail-end

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Embracing ..

Posted on Thu, 10 Nov 2016

... an idealised memory of self and nation...that never was.....

Good read.

Lena x


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Posted in Dream On