Philip Sidney

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I have 161 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
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Cow

Otto's cow poems distracted me...

K Ward - part 1 (Out of Sight)

Thomas watched as shadows moved across the ward. The silhouette of the bars of his bed stretched and shrank over grey lino, as though some hidden...

Poetry Day Pastoral

I shouldn’t be writing this poem. I should be unravelling, rewinding, today's tangled mess, into the juggling balls of tomorrow. I shouldn’t be...

Smoke

We drank coffee, before you left. Neither of us taste, barely register, its fleeting heat. Your eyes dart over messages, your mind already in another...

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378 of my comments have received 374 Great Feedback votes

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Such a strong sense of

Posted on Sun, 01 Mar 2015

Such a strong sense of isolation, heart-felt.

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Posted in Battered Shells

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Goodness!  A nice sense of

Posted on Sun, 01 Mar 2015

Goodness!  A nice sense of time and place and an unusual take on The Fitzgerald story.  Grim but well written.

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Posted in Bernice Bobs Her Head

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Hard to know what perfection

Posted on Fri, 27 Feb 2015

Hard to know what perfection is, there is so much that is wonderful in imperfection.  Love the penitential tone, we do love beating ourselves up. Great prayer of a poem.

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Posted in PERFECT

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Full of sadness and yearning

Posted on Sat, 28 Feb 2015

Full of sadness and yearning for improvement.

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Posted in Tears or Rain

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Lovely, the anticipation of

Posted on Fri, 27 Feb 2015

Lovely, the anticipation of cherry blossom, nothing lasting.

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Posted in ganja haiku set

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Oh, you have this on twice.

Posted on Tue, 24 Feb 2015

Oh, you have this on twice.  Lovely story.  The lies we have to tell as children to get by and the start of story telling too.

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Posted in An Essay on Everest

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Love the hypnosis idea,

Posted on Fri, 20 Feb 2015

Love the hypnosis idea, another gripping read.

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Posted in The Untold Story of a Grim Reaper: Chapter 12: Ethel & Julius

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So Lilli is not so bad

Posted on Thu, 19 Feb 2015

So Lilli is not so bad,although pretty bad. your novel grwing well and remains intriguing entertaining, I wonder how it can end?

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Posted in The Untold Story of a Grim Reaper: Chapter 10: Murder Reaper

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Goodness, you've been

Posted on Thu, 19 Feb 2015

Goodness, you've been involved in so many writing projects - He-Man!  I could see this except as an animation, it delves into dark places but with some wry humour too, slightly nightmarish.   Colonel Koslovsky is quite a character.

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Posted in Excerpt from DAVID AND THE COLONEL (A true story following a character in my best-selling children's novel "Jacob's Rescue", Random House))

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