Linda Wigzell Cress

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I have 272 stories published in 18 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 455546 times and 107 of my stories have been cherry picked.
22 of my 1,963 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 22 votes

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GREECE TRIP APRIL 1966 - PART 1 HAHGS ON TOUR

GREECE TRIP 1966 – SAT 2 ND APRIL 1966-MON 25 TH APRIL 1966 PART 1 – HAHGS ON TOUR There was great excitement at school when the allocation of places...
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THE GRANVILLE PARKERS - VICTORIANS TO WW2

After the war, many bombed-out families from SE London needed to be re-housed urgently. Like my family, originating from the Peckham/Bermondsey area...

THE GRANVILLE PARKERS - EPITAPH

Not long before Christmas 2021 I heard the sad news that my longest-standing friend, Roy South, had passed away on 29 th November 2021 having only...
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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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22 of my comments have received 22 Great Feedback votes

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Hi me old mate. I've just

Posted on Mon, 04 May 2020

Hi me old mate. I've just come across this rather late!! And reading about all our old haunts has brought tears to my eyes too. I could visualise it all clearly. And I feel I know dear Suzi too. Much enjoyed.

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Posted in Visit the Past

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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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