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I have 1114 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 1882715 times and 368 of my stories have been cherry picked.
1599 of my 16,400 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 1672 votes

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Journey Into Fairy Woodland Part four

Alvar and his brother had arrived at the entrance to the oak ready and waiting for the procession of fay to arrive with Anemone and her sister...

Journey Into Fairy Woodland Part Three

Anemone was bathing in a clearing down at the brook, her youthful figure splashing around in invigorating running water of the cold stream, the sun...

Journey Into Fairy Woodland Part Two

At the other end of the wood, an entrance to a hole had been decorated for the binding celebrations with greenery, along with a feast set out on the...
Cherry

Journey Into Fairy Woodland Part One

A Story In Four Parts. This is dedicated to all those that still believe. Part One Come with me on a journey into fairy Woodland, where in the...
Cherry

Up On The Ridgeway

So much breathing space as strong winds pierce miles of untamed vacant high ground, relentlessly absorbing each battering constructed by nature. Now...
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1599 of my comments have received 1672 Great Feedback votes

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Hi onemorething,

Posted on Sun, 24 Nov 2019

Hi onemorething,

I've read this poem many times. It conjured up a picture of someone considering all the men she'd ever known in her life and reflecting on memories of being let down so many times. There's a sadness to reading it, and yet...

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Posted in Night River

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Much more afraid of the

Posted on Sun, 03 Nov 2019

Much more afraid of the living -

the dead have never frightened me.

And there are other silences of the heart

and grasps of ivies that in concealments

to break free from internal deaths and memorials,

those we...

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Posted in Graveyards

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I found your comment

Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019

I found your comment extremely important Jean. It's such a special feeling to know that these words touched you and being able to relate. I do hope you get to spend many happy moments with your grandson, he sounds like a special boy indeed....

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Posted in Rebirth

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What an amazing scene and

Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019

What an amazing scene and some lovely descriptions. The poem as a whole was full of exhilaration which I very much enjoyed reading.

Jenny.

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Posted in The Long Mynd, Shropshire (12/10/19)

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I just love that first stanza

Posted on Tue, 08 Oct 2019

I just love that first stanza and the comfort of making and eating homemade soup. Did you know that potatoes in soup are brilliant for the immune system? 

Anyway I found this poem very tasty.

Jenny.

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Posted in This October Brings Endings

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Great fun poem for the I P

Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019

Great fun poem for the I P Rhiannon. I'm sure a lot of very young children would love to hear this read to them.

Put a smile on my face. ...

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Posted in If I were …

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A great poem of awareness of

Posted on Sat, 07 Sep 2019

A great poem of awareness of what's going on around you. I like how you give it a certain rhythm too, could hear it being read aloud.

Jenny.

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Posted in Riverine reflection

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Hi onemorething,

Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019

Hi onemorething,

can't believe I missed this beauty of a poem. As you say the migration of these butterflies has left me stunned at just how many I've seen in our garden. Just walking down the path they seem to be all around, though I have...

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Posted in Painted Ladies

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Oh! My goodness Rhiannon,

Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019

Oh! My goodness Rhiannon, this is absolutely beautiful and gives all the senses a treat. Just love those photos too.

Jenny.

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Posted in Arrival – Evening Wander

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Hi Penny,

Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019

Hi Penny,

I could visulize the scene like I was watching it happen, always a sign of an excellent writer. The bitter cold came across so well too.

Jenny.

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Posted in 1944 (12miles south of Spa Belgium)

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