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Palm oil or Orangutans?

Palm oil or orangutans? Which do I love more? Orangutans are groovy, man. Palm Oil is just a bore. Palm oil is just a slimy thing, like grimy grease...

The future: a plea

What is the future? It is not anything yet; a sun that has not yet risen; a child that is not yet born; a dream; a hope; a fear; all the roads that...

Why believing "Islam is a religion of peace" is good.

Isis don't think "Islam is a religion of peace". Al-Qaeda don't think "Islam is a religion of peace". The Taliban don't think "Islam is a religion of...

Love Thy Neighbour

Love thy neighbour if they are poor; love thy neigbour if they are an immigrant; love thy neighbour if they are black or white; love thy neighbour if...

Vote for Texit! (Tory-Exit)

Vote for Texit! Tory-exit! Kick the Tories out! This 3rd of May make Tories pay! And let there be no doubt we will not stand, in fair England, for...


34 of my comments have received 35 Great Feedback votes

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Thanks for your comment,

Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2013

Thanks for your comment, Verdana. Yes I agree. Often when that small part of nature, Human Nature makes me feel glum; the rest of this wide Earth and that starry vastness up in space remind me that there is so much in life to feel happy about. I...Read full comment

Posted in The Missionary of Spring

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Thanks, Pia. I wanted to

Posted on Sun, 16 Dec 2012

Thanks, Pia. I wanted to write something about the Sandy Hook shooting but something that was upbeat and positive because I think its important to stay positive.Read full comment

Posted in All Children Go To Heaven

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Thanks. Verdana and

Posted on Sat, 09 Jun 2012

Thanks. Verdana and Parson It was me and my father who were spying on a little bird taking a bath and, originally, the poem had been just about that but then, as you say, the 'Tom' in 'Peeping Tom' made me think of a tom cat. I'm quite surprised...Read full comment

Posted in Peeping Tom

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Thanks, Luly Whisper. I

Posted on Wed, 29 Feb 2012

Thanks, Luly Whisper. I think that nature (and love) have really saved my soul more than any God(s) could have. People can often make me sad but Nature reminds me that there's more to life.Read full comment

Posted in Rush

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Thank you, Jenny. My life's

Posted on Sat, 11 Feb 2012

Thank you, Jenny. My life's not wasted if I can make a thing of beauty; something that makes people smile. Glad you enjoyed it.Read full comment

Posted in Unveiling of a hidden rose

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Thanks, Tina. It was

Posted on Sun, 13 Nov 2011

Thanks, Tina. It was inspired by the myths of 'The Flying Dutchman' and 'The Wandering Jew'. I do believe that, if Jesus Christ came back, he would be on the side of the anti-war protesters and it would be so called christians like Tony Blair who...Read full comment

Posted in The Ghosts Of Flanders Field

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Thanks, thecure. Really

Posted on Sat, 12 Nov 2011

Thanks, thecure. Really happy that you enjoyed it. I've always liked the children's hand game, "Here's the church, and here's the steeple Open the door and see all the people. Here's the parson going upstairs, And here he is saying his prayers"...Read full comment

Posted in A play for two hands.

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Thanks, Mark. Love is very

Posted on Thu, 10 Nov 2011

Thanks, Mark. Love is very much a god to me. Love to me is magical, spiritual and transcendental. Love for family, friends for a beautiful woman, a flower or a sunset. Love for life is the bright light that keeps me going through all the hard times...Read full comment

Posted in Kiss Me Under Heaven

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Thank you, Jenny. I know its

Posted on Mon, 24 Oct 2011

Thank you, Jenny. I know its not very deep or profound but I was really focussing on the form rather than the content. Just a light hearted little poem. I think I really want to be like a maker of ornaments and figurines that go on mantlepieces...Read full comment

Posted in Your Kisses

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I think that people can

Posted on Thu, 20 Oct 2011

I think that people can often get a kind of tunnel vision; focussing on one part of life: Job/ Family/Relationships etcetera and not realize that there are so many hundreds of thousands of millions of good things in life outside of whatevers making...Read full comment

Posted in On the edge of death, reborn