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Christine Ann Clatworthy

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Anniversary

And so, it's that time of the year, again, a time I don't want to remember...nor forget, if that makes any sense.
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Cherry

The Lady that Played Piano

A potted palm sits, stalwart, atop her piano, an ancient upright, unquestionably seen better days, taking me back in time...
Cherry

Play, You...Play Me

Mmm...this is nice; a roaring log fire, my favourite tune. Unexpected, at the very least...no, don't stop.
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125 of my comments have received 130 Great Feedback votes

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My sister-in-law had breast

Posted on Fri, 05 Jun 2015

My sister-in-law had breast cancer and fought it with chemo, and the whole damned shebang.  Fourteen years later she is still going strong...still traipsing round stately homes, and the hills and dales of the Ribble Valley, making jewellery,...

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Posted in Dear John

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Thank you, so much, Vera..

Posted on Tue, 02 Jun 2015

Thank you, so much, Vera...and I do hope that through my poem you were afforded, at least a few minutes peace and quiet through my words...From recollection, peace is something that, as a commodity, is in short supply for parents of youngsters.  ...

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Posted in Quietus

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Thought I'd missed you, so

Posted on Sat, 02 May 2015

Thought I'd missed you, so welcome backsmiley

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Posted in zen calligraphy

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And I enjoyed the Wye, too,

Posted on Thu, 07 May 2015

And I enjoyed the Wye, too, Rhiannon.  Thank you for taking me with you.  Don't think I've ever come across Jack by the Hedge, before.  Maybe you would be so kind as to refresh my memory as to what it looks like....

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Posted in Dress for the weather!

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Great writing, Rhiannon, for

Posted on Sat, 11 Apr 2015

Great writing, Rhiannon, for all the reasons Bear so eloquently mentions.

I remember...back in the seventies now, we had just moved to Germany...hubby and me and two kids.  We hired a yellow Volkswagen and drove to Switzerland, one...

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Posted in What do grown-ups mean by a ‘short’ walk?

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Never was pie so delicious,

Posted on Thu, 09 Apr 2015

Never was pie so delicious, or satisfying. Great writing,  Well deserving of its accolades.

Tina

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Posted in Pie Factory

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My interpretation was a death

Posted on Mon, 06 Apr 2015

My interpretation was a death in a child's family, and the body of the deceased ensconsed in the said, front room, with all the curtains drawn, and then, the ensuing cremation.  Certainly, when I was a child, 'death' was never spoken of, and when...

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Posted in I thought it to be fire

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You see, tibi...you are far

Posted on Mon, 06 Apr 2015

You see, tibi...you are far more 'cleverer' than what  I amsmiley......

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Posted in Another Kind of Heaven

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tibi - I would never describe

Posted on Mon, 06 Apr 2015

tibi - I would never describe your language as 'rusty'.  Not in a million years...

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Posted in Another Kind of Heaven

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You did it again, tibi,

Posted on Wed, 01 Apr 2015

You did it again, tibi, created a wonderful picture with your words.  Many thanks for them...

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Posted in Long Night's Journey into Day

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