PoppyS

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I have 70 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 9910 times and 21 of my stories have been cherry picked.
9 of my 217 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 9 votes

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Poppy

I live in Cumbria on the beautiful Solway Plain.
I love writing especially poetry I also enjoy collecting poetry books my collection numbers well over 200 (not valuable) just a variety of different writers both modern and old.

My stories

The Dark Side Of The Moon

You push I bruise my knuckles against the cold white wall. Oh lord don’t let him chastise me not again. Forcing long hidden tears, from eyes that try...

Hope

Can you lend me the ocean share with me the red of rivers successively deep or let me just be happy if smiles are yours to give. I saw this face...

Go Quickly

Winter, you stopped me in my tracks with your frozen fingers cold to snap. In your borrowed clothes of winter white, with voice of clenched,...

Hologram

I don't need my friends to come calling banging on the door, bringing with them their platitudes and childlike fairy-tales of happy ever after’s. I...
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Time

Time is nothing but a thimble full fleeing like the wild birds on flight toward their continued existence. Meanings - grounded cornered in some...

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9 of my comments have received 9 Great Feedback votes

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Sometimes it all seems like

Posted on Fri, 19 Jan 2018

Sometimes it all seems like yesterday, then sadly, reality kicks in.
Love the storyteller in your words.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in Stars Still Shine Brightly

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This is utterly absorbing I

Posted on Tue, 16 Jan 2018

This is utterly absorbing I was captivated by the story and your way of telling it.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in Queen Cordelia's Lament.

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Sad and delightful, where

Posted on Sun, 03 Dec 2017

Sad and delightful, where these two lovelies, puppy farm bred (glad they found a loving home) so many do not.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in The two puggles

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Guns bring terror to all.

Posted on Mon, 04 Dec 2017

Guns bring terror to all.
I like rabbits they don't deserve to be shot.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in A Rabbit

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Removed one word what think

Posted on Thu, 23 Nov 2017

Removed one word smiley what think you?

 

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Posted in My Lady Of Damask

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The 'togetherness' comes

Posted on Tue, 14 Nov 2017

The 'togetherness' comes through for me.
A sad piece, but with strength in your words also.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in Dot

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As the owner of 5 cats this

Posted on Wed, 05 Jul 2017

As the owner of 5 cats this was enthralling - although one of mine used up a life last :)

Hope there will be more to follow.

Pops ~xx~

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Posted in 3 lives; 3 festivals (IP)

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A piece to make one think,

Posted on Fri, 23 Jun 2017

A piece to make one think, but is it really a dilemma, surely it only becomes one if we choose to make/call it such.

True, letting go is never easy, but I sort of view how lucky to have owned such wonderful things. Over the years they have...

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Posted in Death and Stuff

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Nothing better than sitting,

Posted on Mon, 03 Jul 2017

Nothing better than sitting, picking and eating a fresh billberry or two.

I like the feel of escapism this creates, yes hard work - but what a sense of freedom and the thrill of making it when you reach the top, 'freshness' also sprang to...

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Posted in Mynydd Troed