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I have published four poetry collections entitled 'Idle Thoughts', 'Reflections', 'Poetry On Tap' and 'Cherry on Top'. See http://gigipagano.wixsite.com/mysite for my latest poetry collection “Cherry on Top” and other publications.
My verses can be described as eclectic, that is to say they go from the sublime to the ridiculous but, I hope, always entertaining.
185 of my comments have received 190 Great Feedback votes
You have made the writing of
Posted on Sun, 06 Sep 2020
You have made the writing of nature and the elements - and related symbolism - your speciality, Rachel, and you do it superbly. This poem is no exception.
I have only a small query; shouldn't this line " the way the sea is always taking...
Posted in The Death of a Star
Very imaginative and original
Posted on Fri, 04 Sep 2020
Very imaginative and original, Mark, loved it a lot.
Was Gavrilo Princip also in the queue waiting to buy that anarchist pamphlet "The Parish News"?
Pick of the Day for me.
Cheers, Luigi.Read full comment
Posted in Assassin in My Village Supermarket
I tried that dear Nicky but
Posted on Sat, 27 Jun 2020
I tried that dear Nicky but somehow, after a wash, some seemed to acquire a different shade of black.
I know how you feel about wearing odd articles of wear. It can happen with shoes too. I have two black pairs which are almost identical...
Posted in The Case Of The Disappearing Sock
I have ceased to be surprised
Posted on Sun, 26 Apr 2020
I have ceased to be surprised by the quality of your poetry, Rachel, which never disappoints. What fascinates me is the regularity of your input. I'd like to know if you write them spontaneously, on the spot so to speak, or whether you ponder on...Read full comment
Posted in The Trouble With Breathing
As Jenny said, you are
Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019
As Jenny said, you are definitely on a roll. Your description of the fascination that those walks around the Pembrokeshire coast engender clearly reveals your love of nature.
Congratulations on the cherries.
Luigi xRead full comment
Posted in Transfixed!
Another fine poem as ever
Posted on Thu, 04 Feb 2021
Another fine poem as ever full of imagery, Rachel.
Just one tiny observation, if I may. You start with: 'a dipper', (Singular) then continue with 'little priests' (plural). I get the analogy but, even allowing for poetic license, shouldn't...
Posted in Dipper