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South Africa and a PhD at the University of Pretoria but people mostly know
123 of my comments have received 125 Great Feedback votes
No doubt inspired
Posted on Mon, 16 Mar 2020
No doubt inspired by Jules Verne's classic scifi novel 20,000 leagues under the sea. Also makes one think of Jacques C. and the research ship the Calypso.
Good work, original too! We are in, looking out, man and fish roles reversed! Who's...Read full comment
Posted in Here Be Dragons
Posted on Fri, 27 Mar 2020
You outdid yourself this time Richard, masterful! Do you now this poem by Lord Tennyson?
He clasps the crag with crooked hands; close to the sun in lonely lands, ring'd with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea...Read full comment
Posted in Eagle-Swoop
"His eyes are saying goodbye"
Posted on Mon, 23 Mar 2020
"His eyes are saying goodbye", you are capable of very sensitive very tender writing Richard. But some of this is a little puzzling one should have a bit more background I think.
All the best! Goodnight!Read full comment
Posted in His Eyes
Yes I have noticed Richard
Posted on Tue, 03 Mar 2020
Yes I have noticed Richard and it makes a lot of sense. You leave the pauses and stops, feelings and nuances over to the reader it makes everything much more natural and fluent. The interpretations are lot more flexible as such.
The...Read full comment
Posted in Oh Sweet Lullaby
Posted on Sun, 08 Mar 2020
Lead me in your rightious ways. Search me o God, and know my heart.
No privacy here hey?! You cannot decieve yourself you cannot hide anything. But He is not only watching us but also always watches over us!
Have a great week...Read full comment
Posted in The Wonder of his watching