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229 of my comments have received 242 Great Feedback votes

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Lovely very personal but

Posted on Sun, 22 Mar 2020

Lovely very personal but universal poem. Well done on poem of the month!!

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Posted in Deimos

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It's sad to see them captive,

Posted on Tue, 17 Mar 2020

It's sad to see them captive, although I remember waking one morning on a train to see one standing being scrubbed with a soapy yard brush. He/she was quite obviously enjoying it.

Again, absolutely lovely illustration. Very fitting. Is...

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Posted in Elephant

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All you need is a new battery

Posted on Tue, 03 Mar 2020

All you need is a new battery and an oil change. There's something durable and more suited to the home mechanic with older models.

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Posted in Sixty

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Hi Frances. Great to read an

Posted on Sat, 29 Feb 2020

Hi Frances. Great to read an interesting form like this. You've managed to conjure a vivid and tranquil scene. I can't help thinking of other families on the move when reading it. Hope to see many more from you.

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Posted in Recycled

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Cheers onemorething. You've

Posted on Sat, 22 Feb 2020

Cheers onemorething. You've set something going here. Can't beat a bit of inspiration.

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Posted in Freedom in absentia

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Oh, and I totally missed the

Posted on Thu, 20 Feb 2020

Oh, and I totally missed the ekphrastic thing. Had to go and look up the meaning again. I've read in a couple of places (I can never remember these things), was it Plato talked about the artist and the carpenter and the distance from God? Might...

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Oh, THAT'S what they are. I

Posted on Thu, 20 Feb 2020

Oh, THAT'S what they are. I need to develop phone envy. What a mature (as in intellectually, classically aware etc) poem this is. I'm certainly not familiar with the mythical basis, but it works very well without that knowledge - it's just...

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Posted in Looking at Klimt’s Frieze for Beethoven

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Fantastic! I started reading

Posted on Mon, 13 Jan 2020

Fantastic! I started reading this once before and was distracted by something. I love that middle section, too. It carries so much wisdom. I've read and re-read Sophocles' Oedipus Rex and some good commentary on it. This whole "fate" thing. But...

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Posted in Lime Tree

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How much joy can a person

Posted on Wed, 29 Jan 2020

How much joy can a person take?!

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Posted in Not dark yet

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Almost felt like I'd been out

Posted on Thu, 30 Jan 2020

Almost felt like I'd been out there myself, Rhiannon. It captures all the essentials - especially the just being there.

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Posted in Grey-Day rambling

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