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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 Dormant Soldier

When your time runs shallow, it matters not if it is day – or it is night. He told me he wanted to kiss the sun good morning before climbing back,...


I met myself today - how hideously fragmented she was. Not proud of the way I was on display, I muttered ‘ I don’t like you ’ she replied the feeling...

Blank Pages

I should have written sooner posting those words going round and around inside my head. I wanted to tell you often , how sad and depressed I was at...


The light has faded to early summer performing her games of hide go seek. I think of you often caught between the gloss and brittle bones, of lovers...


I couldn’t remember if you still smoked, so nonchalantly I lit a cigarette. I wanted to look out across the harbour but mountains of clothes hemmed...