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I have 1114 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 1882720 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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Brief Moments To Imagine

Dear diary... living twilight years within brightness of new days is all I need. But oh! To wander once again down adjacent lanes to coastal cliff...
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Blustery Day In Town

In our town so many stores stand empty, cold as weather; some left boarded up, only sign of life are doorways sheltering homeless, their bodies...

Drama Of Storm Eunice

Arrival Of Storm Eunice on our Shores. Friday 18 th February 2022. In manner of dramatic play Eunice came today, storming in...creating drama – stage...
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Valentine

You always give me sweet feelings of pure happiness, without a single flower in sight; just your smiling presence, that happy thrill of being with...
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Stirring Of The Senses

When recalling Apollo's love, lyre shall play such sweet tunes; his weeping tears will fall softly watering corollas of Hyacinths, radiating energy...
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1599 of my comments have received 1672 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Penny,

Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019

Hi Penny,

you make such a valid point in your poem and bring my own memories back. My mum used to make melt in the mouth swiss cakes and never used a recipe book, so now I can only enjoy the memory because there's no recipe to follow and I...

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Posted in Toss in a pinch of love

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Thank you for sharing your

Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019

Thank you for sharing your memory. I'm about your age and have similar memories of my own. When at school I was always in the lower class due to being very slow at learning. But I also like you have achieved much in my life and feel proud as you...

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Posted in The Sixties....In My Sixties

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Such amazing descriptions in

Posted on Wed, 20 Feb 2019

Such amazing descriptions in this piece Rhiannon. I can't pick out a favourite part, as the whole poem is perfect.

Very much enjoyed reading.

Jenny.

 

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Posted in The fruit of the elm

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You're so right about music

Posted on Tue, 29 Jan 2019

You're so right about music taking you back Jane, I experience so many memories with music and scents too.

I remember being at a house party back in the early 70s and feeling very depressed because everyone was with a partner except me....

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Posted in Brooksy

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Hi Jane,

Posted on Fri, 11 Jan 2019

Hi Jane,

i cannot believe I missed this masterpiece.

Those lines:- 

In searching we cast aside gems, dulled by the swell of life,

we're blind to their shine.

Made me think of just how many poems I might of...

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Posted in Somebody Sang and I saw the Colour Blue

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Hello Harry,

Posted on Sun, 07 Oct 2018

Hello Harry,

you know I've come into contact with people like this, not only in a working enviroment, but also during a time when I was in a womens refuge. I feel lucky that I've always had the confidence to either steer clear of these...

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Posted in Narcissists

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I enjoyed reading this

Posted on Mon, 30 Jul 2018

I enjoyed reading this Richard, it reminded me of when myself and my partner took on our first allotment. There was so much digging to do, but we dug and sowed the packets of seeds. The first year was a disaster because we didn't know what we...

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Posted in TOO EARLY, TOO LATE, HELP

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How about Bowser for a posh

Posted on Sat, 24 Jun 2017

How about Bowser for a posh name for a dog.

The story is written so well, I felt like I was watching a tv series.

Still enjoying.

Jenny.

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Posted in Boatman's dream 29

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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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