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Cherry

Nearly two, character portrait

Just enough hair for a tiny vertical ponytail on top of her head. Walking around the house in wellies (thinking: I can put these on myself – ready to...

Gathered people of God

[Continuing the hymn-for-Sundays series] Last Sunday was Pentecost Sunday, regarded as the birthday of Christ Jesus’ church (‘church’ referring to the gathered people of God, not the building) Tired of godlessness and spite, longing for the place of light, …

Journeying over the gulf

Can I go back? Can we heal the rift? … so far a journey, a gulf so wide

Wall Decoration

Red brick wall, patch of crumbling mortar: roots take hold, space fills so greenery, sprinkled with pointed bells of blue campanula spills over:...

Wherever

[Continuing the hymn-for-Sundays series] It is too wonderful to plumb how wide and full your scanning sight, your knowledge of my inmost thought, in...

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636 of my comments have received 658 Great Feedback votes

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Welcome, you are new here,

Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2015

Welcome, you are new here, aren't you? You've drawn out an interesting and tender theme here.
I liked the thoughtfulness of  'As the passion that they share Crescendos with great care.'

Personally I would have liked a...

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Posted in The Embrace

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This reminded me of when my

Posted on Wed, 07 Jan 2015

This reminded me of when my son was being taught about the 'rules of composition' for music, and I worried he would lose what seemed to be spontaneous and individual intuition for what would make interesting sound. He assured me it wouldn't, but...

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Posted in The Discovered Unartist

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Trying to see where you're

Posted on Thu, 18 Dec 2014

Trying to see where you're coming from in this, PT. It's because of the suffering, death, sin, that God is doing something. I know we would like him to sort it all out at ths moment,  but just like the prophecies concerning his first...

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Posted in Broken Faith

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Stephen, I don't manage to

Posted on Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Stephen, I don't manage to dip much into the prose section, and horror and surreal isn't really my scene – I didn't even like 'Alice in Wonderland' as a child! However I did find reading this intriguing for the well-structured brevity, and the...

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Posted in Shadow Cooking

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Thanks, I appreciate your

Posted on Mon, 15 Sep 2014

Thanks, I appreciate your interest at analysis, Stephen. My background is Welsh and Welsh poetry which makes a lot of use of repetition of consonants or part words to form unbotrusive patterns to help the impact of verse. (In its technical...

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Posted in No Ties (IP)

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But the more you think, the

Posted on Thu, 17 Jun 2021

But the more you think, the more you seem to remember of all that has filled those years! Congratulations if it is that anniversary! Rhiannon

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Posted in "Photographs & Reflections"

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How big is this patch then?

Posted on Thu, 17 Jun 2021

How big is this patch then? It sounds like a very exotic little verge now. Have you a garden as well? Rhiannon

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Posted in to bee

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They are certainly so

Posted on Tue, 15 Jun 2021

They are certainly so beautiful, and the 'pink snow' of town avenues.

The huge displays in Japan seem to be very impressive, and understandably I suppose the tree and its flowers gets a special place in Buddhism and Shintoism.

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Posted in Cherry Tree

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My 'Mamgu' wom I wrote about

Posted on Tue, 15 Jun 2021

My 'Mamgu' who I wrote about again recently, lived at Maesteg, and my mother grew up there. I wonder if you will have more about his time in China. I read something that seemed to implicate him in one of the 'opium wars' - ??? Must be difficult...

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Posted in Maria's Diary 24

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Lovely description of your

Posted on Sun, 13 Jun 2021

Lovely description of your walk in the woods, plants and watched hedgehog. Encouraging others to note such detail and appreciate at this time of year. As you say such a wonderful home we've been given, we admire the power and lights around the...

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Posted in giving ground

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