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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


Smaller and smaller walking away yellow dress blowing freely in the wind You said – (my mama ) that dignity is not to be found in fear. Words that...

Onion Moon

If I peeled back its paper brown layers could I persuade you, that this onion is really the moon. If I filled your hands with copper coloured coins...

Business Man Abroad

It was never planned preordained. Fifty five and spinning spoken untruths, beneath the crisp clean sheets. She had taken him places, never to be...


Nineteen fourteen and he has his passport to a country full of a language he will not understand. Still, what does it matter – it will be all over...


Move him into the sun - for that one, last time he should never discern, the cold. There he now lies - red flowing underfoot, our plans incomplete...