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My stories have been read 1268117 times and 292 of my stories have been cherry picked.
935 of my 14,574 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 977 votes

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Resting Place

Like owl soaring into the wind where clouds or shadows are unpretentious, there's satisfaction derived from being wise for those natural simple...
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Sunrise

Dear diary...Tuesday 27 th April 2021. Awoke at 5.30am, couldn't get back to sleep, got up went to our back bedroom where I write. Sat at my desk...
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Before We Kissed Goodnight

Dear diary...remembering a time in early 1970. Now I still feel the same inside. Once we danced in meadows it was a hippy special time, with sunshine...

Quark And Curiousness Of The Mind

This is a poem about how the brain can stimulate images and words, creating dreams of the imagination. It was Inspired while listening to Hawkwind...
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Moving Forward

This grief is fresh like the air that I breathe, upsetting my equilibrium; leaving me unbalanced, refusing to cease; why am I so sensitive, consumed...

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935 of my comments have received 977 Great Feedback votes

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You took me down to the sea

Posted on Mon, 03 May 2021

You took me down to the sea with this poem Rhiannon, it's so long since I've been. Summing up the view from the cottage in that lovely painting. Enjoyable read.

Jenny.

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Posted in Coastal Cottage (Pembrokeshire)

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Such a sensitive poem is so

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

Such a sensitive poem is so moving and speaks of your love for your daughter. I too am so sorry for your loss.

Jenny. 

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Posted in Impaired

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You capture the idea of

Posted on Sun, 11 Apr 2021

You capture the idea of struggle, the shift of having to come to terms with moving forward, yet making the most of each moment that shines like the moon.

Just another of my understandings of your poem Rachel, yet I'm probably completely...

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Posted in Trout

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Hi Rhiannon,

Posted on Fri, 09 Apr 2021

Hi Rhiannon,

I'm so happy to hear you're finally managing to get out, if only for a stroll. I understand and do feel for you. You've captured a lovely bit of colourful nature here in your poem, which I always love to read.

Beautiful...

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Posted in Good Friday Stroll, 02/04

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This is a wonderful piece of

Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021

This is a wonderful piece of writing Paul, you've captured so much of the colourful traditions and also the realities too. I admire you for not sitting around moping, but actually using this time to travel to India and discover the way of life...

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Posted in The Haunted Fort of Bhangarh

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What an adorable poem

Posted on Thu, 31 Dec 2020

What an adorable poem Rhiannon, bought back some of my own happy memories. smiley...

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Posted in Toddler opening presents

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Hi Hilary, long time no hear,

Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020

Hi Hilary, long time no hear, hope you are keeping well.

Winter is a time I love so much, but like you say for many it's a time of rest and that includes the imagination.

I really hope we all continue to be inspired and are able to...

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Posted in Waiting For The Thaw

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Ah! You've written a poem

Posted on Tue, 10 Nov 2020

Ah! You've written a poem about the beloved oak tree, there's no tree that can top the oak as far as I'm concerned. I even named our house Oakly Villa.

They are truely ancient, mythical and inspiring. Definitely a caring tree at heart....

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Posted in Oak

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I can only feel sadnes for

Posted on Fri, 30 Oct 2020

I can only feel sadnes for the elm. such beautiful trees, then to be afflicted with the disease. Growing up as a child we had woods at the bottom of our garden and two elm trees stood proudly right outside our back gate, till the dreaded dutch...

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Posted in Dutch Elm Disease

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How amazing you caught these

Posted on Wed, 12 Aug 2020

How amazing you caught these spectacular photos in such great detail too, Your poem shows exactly how excited you must have been to see such a spectacal, a momentous poem indeed.

Jenny.

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Posted in Film in the night sky

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