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Aren't they difficult to
Posted on Sun, 24 Feb 2019
Aren't they difficult to remove? I once posted a little verse, with the other problem they lead to!
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Posted in Pet Hate.
Very perceptive. I guess the
Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019
Very perceptive. I guess the bullies sadly are often really lonely insecure people, and making matters worse for themselves.
Only those who won’t fight back Are suitable as prey. and those who show they're hurt by it?
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Posted in Free From Fear
Thank you, Insert. I think it
Posted on Wed, 20 Feb 2019
Thank you, Insert. I think it is the young elms we see now, in hedgrows. I think the bark has to be a certain thickness for the beetle to get in and cause trouble, so there are a lot of fairly short elms around especially in hedges, certainly in...Read full comment
Posted in The fruit of the elm
I've been working on a poem
Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019
I've been working on a poem from the same idea, Graham, but not copying!
I was interested in your points at the end about causing offence by staring etc. Difficult for those struggling to understand social cues. I remember my son (whio had...Read full comment
Posted in Wot You Lookin' At?(The Eyes Have It)
All schoolkids like to belong
Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019
All schoolkids like to belong to some 'group', though maybe belonging to the group of 'ones that try not to be noticed and labelled' is not really a group except in the sense of grouping all the quiet individualists. Maybe some of them are...Read full comment
Posted in The Volunteers
The frustrations of life can
Posted on Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The frustrations of life can give a false picture of the past, but also a looking for a false kind of utopia, and missing what can be now, and the hope of better that can be.
Meanwhile inventions that have been and are beneficial will...Read full comment
Posted in driverless
I hadn't heard they might be
Posted on Fri, 08 Feb 2019
I hadn't heard they might be useful nectar sources of bees. I have written a couple of shorties about them in the past, on the cheeriness when they open after drizzle has stopped and along the roadside as 'dandy lions'! RhiannonRead full comment
Posted in Dandelions
Written so realistically. So
Posted on Mon, 04 Feb 2019
Written so realistically. So sad, because so easily can grip and grow. I remember my father talking me through a 'prayer ritual' I'd got into, and showing the two extremes neither of which were true prayer. So, I can see how this could happen....Read full comment
Posted in Bedtime Rituals
How much metaphor you've got
Posted on Sun, 03 Feb 2019
How much metaphor you've got going there for the life history of those eggs! I've assumed RV stands for Recreational Vehicle ie Camper Van as the home of the developing embryos? as they develop in a largo state before their allegro and tempo...Read full comment
Posted in RV