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I have 687 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 385927 times and 113 of my stories have been cherry picked.
189 of my 10,429 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 191 votes

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Mention Of Your Name

Mum! At forefront of my mind, fighting for light, a blazon of memories emanate, combing strands of recollections, plaiting each thread of thought, a...

Secrets They Keep

Poor little brother sleeps in a corner on the floor, gets woken on a balmy night when he hears his pa pa roar, wiping eyes and sitting up shakes with...

Full Of Trix

I petted a cairn terrier today which reminded me of you, felt warmth of your memory in it's wet lick upon my hand, how you loved chasing shoreline...
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Things You Keep

Gran used to tell me: significance gave value to a biscuit tin full of old family photos, lost memories some now hazy, as time moves on ragged at the...

Surreal

We shot through space resembling bullets from a gun – flew across the milky way as stars exploded all around, souls spirited away, slipping into slow...

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189 of my comments have received 191 Great Feedback votes

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A pensive poem of awareness

Posted on Fri, 28 Oct 2016

A pensive poem of awareness that asks the questions: Who am I? Why do I exist?

Hope I've got the meaning right, it was just the way I percieved it.

Loved the lines:

Walked naively through the

gossamer thread

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Posted in Fear of existence

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Wow!  Is one of the words I

Posted on Sun, 27 Jul 2014

Wow!  Is one of the words I would use to describe what I've just read.

An entoxicating,  powerful piece,  that developed and grew stronger as I read.

Great work...and I really mean that.

Jenny.

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Posted in Everything pulls softly and silently apart

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Hi Tina,

Posted on Thu, 05 Jun 2014

Hi Tina,

I think we all new a Miss Jones when we were at school.  We had a teacher called Miss Evans,  she was a spinster and always wore glasses hung from a chain,  they would sit on the end of her nose and she would look down when...

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Posted in The Naming of Plants

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A poingnant poem in the

Posted on Wed, 16 Apr 2014

A poingnant poem in the beginning...but hope at the end of the tunnel.

I thought you delivered a great read,  that shows its possible to get through most things;  if you just hold out for another day.

Jenny.

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Posted in Trauma

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Beautiful words of wisdom and

Posted on Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Beautiful words of wisdom and the promise of hope.

Jenny.

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Posted in Mother Of Light

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Hi Penny,

Posted on Sat, 04 Mar 2017

Hi Penny,

you've set the scene perfectly and I look forward to finding out what's in store for Trent on his visit to London. 

Just love the magic and mystery in this story.

Jenny. ...

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Posted in "Stone of Aphrodite" Chapter 1

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Congratulations Elsie, it's

Posted on Fri, 06 Jan 2017

Congratulations Elsie, it's about time.

Jenny.

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Posted in Rant - My Bus Pass - it's not funny anymore

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So much of our childhood is a

Posted on Fri, 10 Feb 2017

So much of our childhood is a life learning process as captured in this piece Elsie. I could understand about not wanting to stand out and would always wait for others to put their hands up first. It's a hard life growing up as a child most...

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Posted in Clever - Inspiration point: Love or Hate

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I loved everything about this

Posted on Thu, 26 Jan 2017

I loved everything about this poem, especially the last three stanzas. Very romantic and dreamy, telling of love only two people have shared and recalled.

Mastered beautifully.

Jenny.

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Posted in A Druid's Lake In West Cornwall

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I absolutely loved your story

Posted on Wed, 25 Jan 2017

I absolutely loved your story, it so reminded me of my own childhood and a doll I once owned.

Thank you so much for sharing.

Jenny.

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Posted in The Fairy Doll

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