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I have 1071 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 1510307 times and 326 of my stories have been cherry picked.
1189 of my 15,323 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 1238 votes

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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...

Good Friday Treat

Friday 2 nd April 2021 Sweet tease of cravings, good day for digressing from diets; this fine fresh dough that with clenched fists kneading avidly,...
Cherry

Pastiche

Above ancient valley of this remote panoramic landscape of commanding hills, rooks ride the wind under passing clouds; teasing farmers and their...
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Escape To Freedom

Like a ghost she came in feathery dream, hearing; encouraged by hint of rhythm as voice with clear, calm and softly rounded notes resounded, swirl of...

Lydford Gorge

Dear diary...recollections of a day out at Lydford Gorge in Devon back in June 1985. Down interesting trails somewhere between bending limbs that...

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1189 of my comments have received 1238 Great Feedback votes

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Such a poignant read and must

Posted on Wed, 17 Nov 2021

Such a poignant read and must have been so distressing to go through. Can't imagine the pain and anxiety suffered.

Emotional read, yet you've captured the account in a poetic way. Hopefully peace was found for mother and child.

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Posted in Wishing Well

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Hi Jean,

Posted on Wed, 17 Nov 2021

Hi Jean,

there's always a constant source of information for Maria to take down, lives full of ups and downs, great sadness, but also joy. 

Your research is astounding Jean, with so much detail captured, even down to the final hours...

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Posted in Maria and the Bellasis Family 13

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I love this imaginative poem

Posted on Tue, 16 Nov 2021

I love this imaginative poem Paul, you capture the heart of November and bring into focus the beautiful mystery of nature. 

Really enjoyed reading and sums up perfectly my feelings too.

Jenny.

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Posted in When November Comes (with audio)

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Brilliant Hades, You take

Posted on Sat, 13 Nov 2021

Brilliant Hades, You take us down into the mystery of the underworld and leave the reader with a sense of intrigue. Now I'm looking forward to next part.

Jenny.

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Posted in Disenchantment 43

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A profound read, enjoying

Posted on Thu, 11 Nov 2021

A profound read, enjoying capturing those moments of being a boy once again.

Very much enjoyed reading this Richard.

Jenny.

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Posted in Ramblin' Time

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HI Trevor,

Posted on Wed, 10 Nov 2021

HI Trevor,

you describe the thoughts of two people, who will walk away with many questions to ponder over.

A poem with meaning.

Jenny.

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Posted in A Confused Victim Of Mating Tactics

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Quite a sad attitude that

Posted on Wed, 10 Nov 2021

Quite a sad attitude that Florence has about all men and their relationships, she seems to draw a bleak picture of marriage. I do understand that these were different times, but I think it depends on how you see yourself within wedded bliss. My...

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Posted in Maria and the Bellasis Family 12

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Hi Trevor,

Posted on Mon, 08 Nov 2021

I agree that birds and all creatures have this built in second sight when it comes to knowing when seasons are on the change, I suppose that after all they're out there in the elements all the time, so get to know changing conditions. 

I...

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Posted in Inspired Walk

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Hi Trevor,

Posted on Mon, 08 Nov 2021

I could imagine Richard Burton reading this, and thinking of Elizabeth Taylor as he reads. There was an edgy feeling about their love, I could feel this in your poem.

Jenny.

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Posted in Love Is A Two-Faced Witch

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I have a big smile on my face

Posted on Mon, 08 Nov 2021

I have a big smile on my face Paul, smiley found this so funny, will just have to...

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Posted in A Lorry Load of Sleaze

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