Philip Sidney

Primary tabs

I have 164 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 333278 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

Close reader
Philip Sidney's picture

 

My stories

Gold cherry
Poem of the week

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...
Cherry

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...
1 likes
Cherry

Bad at Games

Had a go at a prose poem - I think it is anyway...
2 likes
Gold cherry
Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

Bombinations

By CBS Television. - eBay item photo front photo back, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21224677
Cherry

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)

Pages

401 of my comments have received 398 Great Feedback votes

1 Vote

This engrossing and

Posted on Thu, 15 Feb 2018

This engrossing and beautifully described tale is our facebook and twitter pick of the day.  Do share if you ike it too.

Image by Haggblom, Lisa - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Public Domain,...

Read full comment

Posted in Old Dog-Fox In Bleak Midwinter

1 Vote

Wistful, suits the mood of

Posted on Tue, 06 Feb 2018

Wistful, suits the mood of the day.

 

 

 

Read full comment

Posted in A Cold Memory

1 Vote

This poem takes us out of the

Posted on Mon, 22 Jan 2018

This poem takes us out of the darkness and into the light - I think we could all do with a bit of that - It's our facebook and twitter pick of the day.

Read full comment

Posted in Breaking The Silence

1 Vote

A beautiful piece of nature

Posted on Sun, 21 Jan 2018

A beautiful piece of nature writing.

Read full comment

Posted in To Dance in the Shadows

1 Vote

What an effective use of

Posted on Sat, 13 Jan 2018

What an effective use of rhyme, like a cat marking time.  I just love that last line.  ...

Read full comment

Posted in finding peace

1 Vote

Gorgeously languid.

Posted on Tue, 16 Jan 2018

Gorgeously languid.

Read full comment

Posted in Queen Cordelia's Lament.

1 Vote

There's something so restful

Posted on Sat, 06 Jan 2018

There's something so restful and meditative here, despite the hard work.

Read full comment

Posted in Man on His Tractor

1 Vote

Hi well wisher.  Back in the

Posted on Wed, 13 Dec 2017

Hi well wisher.  Back in the day convent schools had a collection for 'Black Babies', certainly racist and a blast from their 'missionary' work. I went to a few missionary schools in the colonies where these collections took place, really...

Read full comment

Posted in Black babies.

1 Vote

A clever idea.  I didn’t

Posted on Thu, 14 Dec 2017

A clever idea.  I didn’t understand why Paul would melt, but that was the part that slightly jarred.  Good story. 

Read full comment

Posted in Firstnet

1 Vote

These are wonderful, Ewan.

Posted on Mon, 11 Dec 2017

These are wonderful, Ewan. There’s a reality here which is incredibly moving.  I love poetry that shows as much as a novel in condensed form.

Read full comment

Posted in 1979

Pages