PoppyS

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I have 77 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 29745 times and 23 of my stories have been cherry picked.
9 of my 222 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

Time

How will I know September from October will it be when the roses stop their showing? Today, as I watch the leaves tumble from the trees what at first...

Daily Meal Deal

The ‘meal deal’ was ugly a mowed down looking cheese and pickle sandwich, fizzy drink with a side of crinkle cut sodden chips. A guy with a Bud six-...

Dead Cheese and Pickle Sandwich

I used to be anxious about dealing a single deck with all the cards facing down. You said it goes away with the drink – free spirit for the boys...
Cherry

Someone's

Not a leaf left on the branches scarcely a tree left vertical in witness. This once peace-time green, luscious grass long left brown flattened...

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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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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