I have 605 stories published in
4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 449757 times and 269 of my stories have been cherry picked.
76 of my 2,728 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 77 votes
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.
76 of my comments have received 77 Great Feedback votes
The idea of melding the son's
Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2015
The idea of melding the son's indifferent detachment with the festive season is inspirational, Tina. Written in your inimitable style it was a pleasure to read.
I think I'll join you with a glass of Port to celebrate the advent of a new...
Posted in One Man and his Dog
Tina, this takes me back many
Posted on Mon, 14 Sep 2015
Tina, this takes me back many years when I was on a course in the Lake district and was persuaded by some of the participants to join them to reach the summit of the Old Man. This I did, in borrowed walking boots, puffing a lot. A venture...Read full comment
Posted in 'The Old Man of Coniston'
How clever of you, Tina, to
Posted on Sun, 06 Sep 2015
How clever of you, Tina, to use the beginning of W.H.Auden's 'Funeral Blues', but in reverse, as a platform for your poignant message. That picture has become a symbol of the whole tragic situation and has awoken the conscience of many people....Read full comment
Posted in In the Name of the Father...
There can be no greater
Posted on Wed, 08 Jul 2015
There can be no greater contrast than the image offered by the helicopter, as a war machine, and Wilfred Owen's poem describing the consequences and futility of armed conflicts.
A skilfully crafted poem, Helen. Congratulations.
Luigi...Read full comment
Posted in Chinook (Poetry Monthly)
Very well done with clever
Posted on Mon, 22 Jun 2015
Very well done with clever rhyming, Rhiannon, and I love the title. It fulfills the brief perfectly.
Verses in rhyme do not seem to be popular on this site but I always enjoy a poem with a bouncy rhythm.
Luigi xRead full comment
Posted in Grimm Fun (Poetry Monthly)
Hi Elsie. Why were you trying
Posted on Sat, 14 Mar 2015
Hi Elsie. Why were you trying to tear yourself away from the site? I know that sometimes it is frustrating when our efforts are not widely read or commented upon but I think this is due to the sheer volume of entries rather than the lack in...Read full comment
Posted in If