Rosa Cruz

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I have 5 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 18055 times and 64 of my stories have been cherry picked.
1 of my 32 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 1 vote

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My debut pamphlet of poetry - Surfacing - was published by Lapwing Poetry in 2018, written under my pen-name Annest Gwilym. For further details, click here: Surfacing

I was recently included in this free-to-download e-book: The Way It Is

I am the editor of the webzine: Nine Muses Poetry

All writing here is © Annest Gwilym.

My stories


A walk in black and white

It is as though the filter of recall is itself altered, so that it blocks out everything but the darkest colors of the spectrum. Caroline Kettlewell...
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Seasons in the Sun

Accepted for publication. I will repost once published. Image is from Wikimedia, under Creative Commons.


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summer streams from their tail-flags in the stillness of stones and meadowsweet they weigh their joy by the gram and wear it silver the sky swung by...
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Life Underwater

In my life underwater, everything has learnt the trick of heaviness, slow as Sunday afternoon. Something ponderous with yellow eyes, all bones and...

1 of my comments has received 1 Great Feedback vote

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Wow, that's great news, PS!

Posted on Mon, 30 Jul 2018

Wow, that's great news, PS! It hasn't just made my day, it's made my weekend!

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