Philip Sidney

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I have 159 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
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371 of my 5,224 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 367 votes

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Not a Shakespearean Sonnet

Performance poet put sounds in mouths to spit across the stage in firey streams, living dreams, from ancient times, making shadow shapes on shifting...
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Reykjavik 29/3/16

Lying in bed beneath a window, watching fat flakes fall through twiggy fingers of skeleton trees, listening to Kurt Vile, wondering how you got...
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Bad at Games

Had a go at a prose poem - I think it is anyway...
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Again and Again (Poetry Monthly)

Photograph of Marie Sweeney produced by Charles Van Schaick between 1890 and 1910 used in the book Wisconsin Death Trip by Michael Lesy (1973)

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371 of my comments have received 367 Great Feedback votes

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Such a strong, lilting voice

Posted on Mon, 01 May 2017

Such a strong, lilting voice in this sad, thought-provoking piece.  Some things should not be forgotten.  Well done to your father, Elsie - this is our facebook and twitter pick of the day.

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Posted in Shlamek

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A great sense of immediacy.

Posted on Sat, 15 Apr 2017

A great sense of immediacy.

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Posted in The Stone Fish

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  Very sinister.  The

Posted on Sun, 02 Apr 2017

  Very sinister.  The strumming tone is a great contrast to the dark content.

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Posted in Cider and Spider Blues ( Fire Flies part 4}

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Great sense of time and place

Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Great sense of time and place.

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Posted in 52 Years between Avalons

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Beautiful and sad. It

Posted on Sun, 26 Mar 2017

Beautiful and sad. It sometimes happens that in the lingering the love turns into something new and better, that's my experience anyway.

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Posted in To Linger Too Long

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A lovely sense of words

Posted on Sun, 19 Mar 2017

A lovely sense of words blowing about us here and a great sentiment too.

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Posted in Don Quixote Was Right

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Slick writing and a great

Posted on Wed, 22 Feb 2017

Slick writing and a great ending.

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Posted in Machine

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Beautiful imagery.  This poem

Posted on Wed, 08 Feb 2017

Beautiful imagery.  This poem would work for Poetry Monthly too.

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Posted in Winter Dispossessed.

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This is such a poignant piece

Posted on Sun, 05 Feb 2017

This is such a poignant piece, delicate and touching.

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Posted in Mother, Mother, Everywhere

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Rich in gorgeous imagery!

Posted on Wed, 11 Jan 2017

Rich in gorgeous imagery!

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Posted in Lady Sofia's Nightingale.

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