Philip Sidney

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I have 164 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 333282 times and 209 of my stories have been cherry picked.
401 of my 5,479 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 398 votes

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Little Ingland. 1: Histry

Mam showed me how to do letters when I was small. In her day there was school. She was clever; like me. We keep that quiet so we don’t get caught by...
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Ex/it

After the hurt bruised and disappointed hope shows up. You’d signed up for the long haul but this was not home after all its earth thickened by blood...
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Re-imagining Venus

We met up at the V&A like the middle-aged women we have become, oddly competent given where we began. Not all of the sisters could make it but we...
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Poem of the week

Shall I be Mother? (Poetry Monthly)

Read tea leaves spilt across a china blue sky, shrieking like starlings, shifting their shape before you can decipher their under-the-weather-...
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The Lost (Poetry Monthly)

Committed to memory black and white shot through with orange fire blood red stay forever burnt into retinas dna-cid melting white-hot-wired to the...
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401 of my comments have received 398 Great Feedback votes

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This thought-provoking piece

Posted on Tue, 19 Jun 2018

This thought-provoking piece is our facebook and twitter pick of the day.  Do share it....

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Posted in UV (Part 3) - Dillon

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A wonderful poem, strength in

Posted on Sun, 17 Jun 2018

A wonderful poem, strength in its delicacy.  A friend of mine died from breast cancer a couple of days ago, this poem speaks to so many.  I love its positivity in the conclusion.

This film is so very beautiful too!

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Posted in Tribute to Bee

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You have your readers in the

Posted on Sat, 16 Jun 2018

You have your readers in the palm of your hand - well done.

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Posted in Choose One Cake Only

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This is our facebook and

Posted on Tue, 05 Jun 2018

This is our facebook and twitter pick of the day. Do share if you like it too.

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Posted in It's More Than Poetry

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What an uplifting piece.

Posted on Tue, 05 Jun 2018

What an uplifting piece.

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Posted in It's More Than Poetry

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Bleak and wild and full of

Posted on Thu, 12 Apr 2018

Bleak and wild and full of woe - a cold wind.

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Posted in wind

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A complete delight!

Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018

A complete delight!

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Posted in The Whale Cafe

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This is such a touching piece

Posted on Sun, 01 Apr 2018

This is such a touching piece.

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Posted in Alternative Prayer of Remembrance, Easter 2018

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A sad and thought-provoking

Posted on Sat, 17 Mar 2018

A sad and thought-provoking portrait.

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Posted in The Pain of it All

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What a shocking story!  I was

Posted on Tue, 06 Mar 2018

What a shocking story!  I was mentally shouting at these people for you.  This is so unjust!

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Posted in Daniel 2016.

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