Linda Wigzell Cress

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I have 269 stories published in 17 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 329539 times and 106 of my stories have been cherry picked.
21 of my 1,969 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 21 votes

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THE GRANVILLE PARKERS - CLIFF- MOVE IT!

Recycled and Upcycled from my Blog in honour of Cliff's 80th Birthday 14th October 2020 62 years ago Cliff released his first hit single Move It!, on...
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THE GRANVILLE PARKERS - POST WAR SE LONDON

I was born in 1950, in Lewisham Hospital, London SE13. It had been a workhouse, then a military hospital for the returning wounded of WW1. Mum and...
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AN ORDINARY MAN - PART 3 - INDIA, BURMA, RAMREE THEN HOME AGAIN

AN ORDINARY MAN – PART 3 – THE ROAD TO INDIA & BURMA – RAMREE ISLAND AND BEYOND, then HOME AGAIN The rest of the memoirs were written down by me...

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A piece prompted by a local author's request for comments on the subject

A HAUNTING HOLIDAY

Last week, my good friend and I treated ourselves to a 2 night break in the Castleton, a large B&B cum hotel in Swanage, Dorset. The house is...

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21 of my comments have received 21 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Rhiannon.  This is such an

Posted on Sat, 11 Apr 2020

Hi Rhiannon.  This is such an accurate account of the effects on us locked-down folks.  And told with sensitivity.  We are all a little lost at present.  keep safe

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Posted in Isolation

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Nice rhyming, good pace and

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Nice rhyming, good pace and images as fresh as Spring itself!

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Posted in Spring has sprung (at last)

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Great angle on the theme

Posted on Thu, 16 Mar 2017

Great angle on the theme Rhiannon, a very clever and amusing poem.

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Posted in Chasing the dream

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Huddie, that's lovely! Really

Posted on Fri, 13 Jan 2017

Huddie, that's lovely! Really hit the spot with this old girl.

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Posted in Our Feet Don't Run

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A good one mate. Made me

Posted on Fri, 21 Oct 2016

A good one mate. Made me smile and that ain't easy these days! G cherries well deserved on a very readable piece.

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Posted in Owl and the Pussycat

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Hi mate.  Lewisham last time

Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016

Hi mate.  Lewisham last time I saw it a year or so back is a mess. The big roundabout outside the hole that was the Odeon has been demolished and traffic is appalling.  That's progress for you.  And I've begun a Blog if you fancy a read.  Hope...

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Posted in ELEPHANT PARK (LONDON)

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Done!

Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016

Done!

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Posted in ELEPHANT PARK (LONDON)

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A lovely poem, very readable

Posted on Tue, 26 Jul 2016

A lovely poem, very readable gentle rhyme and rythm on a perfect take on the IP. Well deserved cherries.

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Posted in The Old Oak Chair

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So dark and deep. Made me go

Posted on Fri, 20 Mar 2015

So dark and deep. Made me go cold.  Well crafted.

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Posted in Shadow Anthem

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Brilliant poem - should've

Posted on Sat, 12 Jul 2014

Brilliant poem - should've won prizes!! At least a custard cream. Impressed with the Crystal Palace mug - my grandsons there tonight having dinner with the players!

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Posted in Cuppa Char

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