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I have 1183 stories published in 6 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 2532427 times and 439 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Cause To Be Heard on Samhain's Eve

When night proclaims its vital force this Samhain's Eve; we'll walk in silence through our ancestors graveyard, where Yew trees stand watch, demise...
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You Never Know

Dear diary...Friday 21 st October 2022. I had no idea that when today started off, it would end so traumatically. We'd done the usual food shopping...
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Interesting Times

There's life rendered from happy days engraved in music; sustaining familiar recollections, essential as each breath taken; manifestations surface...
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Only The Lonely

Tomorrows good intentions aren't certain for the living, loved ones grasp for answers especially when left behind; misplaced, swimming in oceans of...
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In Lucid Dreams

From out of the woods river wends its way along banks of tall grasses, thistles share in this beauty with wild flowers; while weeping willows catch...
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2238 of my comments have received 2318 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Rhiannon. This was a great

Posted on Thu, 15 Feb 2024

Hi Rhiannon. This was a great documented ramble with some lovely photos and words to descrinbe your walk.

Jenny.

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Posted in Up on the Mortimer Trail

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This is a gorgeous reminder

Posted on Fri, 16 Feb 2024

This is a gorgeous reminder of the beauty of nature in a world that seems so frightening.

Your descriptions were so poetic within the wood and left me with a sense of calm.

Thank you so much for sharing Di.

Jenny.

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Posted in Two kinds of crying : 15th February 2024

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I just love to read a

Posted on Tue, 13 Feb 2024

I just love to read a mysterious story Penny. Terms such as other worldly sums this one up perfectly. As you know this is a subject I enjoy.and accept as tangible even if it came from your brilliant imagination.

Entertaining read.

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Posted in "Life is but a Dream"

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You are such a star Jacques.

Posted on Sun, 01 Aug 2010

You are such a star Jacques. I'd forgotten about this poem. Now I recall it was about a friend I've known since 1971 but not been in contact with since 2004, when I moved to Wiltshire, England. But we still continue to send cards to each other at...

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Posted in My Pal

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I have happy memories of

Posted on Sat, 31 Jul 2010

I have happy memories of writing this poem Jacques. A child at heart there's always been a wonder to me when walking in woods or forests. Being able to imagine what exists beyond what I can see has led me into many adventures and other worlds......

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Posted in The Magic of the Wood

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Great poem Jane. You wouldn't

Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2024

Great poem Jane. You wouldn't believe how much I miss a bath. We had ours taken out  and a shower cubicle put in when I had my hip done. Now I just dream of one day soaking in a bath with some radox...I do love my showers though....

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Posted in In the Bath

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Hi Paul,

Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2024

Hi Paul,

it's good to hear from you again and know that your son is safely home and has managed to get back on his feet.

My heart goes out to all those poor people caught up in this awful mess. It's so frightening.

You've...

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Posted in After Russian Rain (A Postscript from Moscow)

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I agree with you Jacques. War

Posted on Fri, 23 Mar 2012

I agree with you Jacques. War is such a waste of time and lives of men and women. It's hardly surprising that in the 60s, so many young people turned to the hippy way of Love and Peace, they had more sense. It's just a shame that the drugs moved...

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Posted in The Trauma of Nam

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HI Jacques,

Posted on Thu, 03 Jan 2013

HI Jacques,

I always love reading your comments they give me a feeling of contentment that my old poems are still a pleasure to cast an eye over.. Glad you enjoyed reading this one and liked the painting with words. 

Many thanks....

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Posted in The Artist and the Fishermen

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What a turn up for the books

Posted on Fri, 09 Feb 2024

What a turn up for the books and such a brilliant ending. 

A story that was refreshing and fun to read.Phil.

Jenny.

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Posted in So The Story Goes (Bring Out Your Dead series - Part 54)

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