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Winchester Park.

I wrote this little tale in 2013 during a time when a development had been agreed,and the developers where erecting ...
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Ursa Tertius

   It was United Earth Ship, Fallen Asteroid's first jump home from Ursa-T. Prophetic tours inside prediction zones had warned ...
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Other Lives, Other Worlds

Something we should all keep in our bottom drawer in case we ever need it ...
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Return of the Living Dad

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) Dad's not dead, even though we buried him ...
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The Baobab Tree (6)

Opiates and imaginings Busisiwe stood with her back to a fever tree and was idly imagining what old Khanyisile would ...
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Channel(ing) 5

caution: incoherent reading material from absolutely fictitious channeling, what? you should ask yourself, what am I doing here reading this stuff ...
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A Plea To Sanity In Exile

Come back, all is forgiven! Your design needs further amendments! ...
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Poetry [ more >> ]

Home

The cozy homeliness of home where all things work and all is of your own, where you are out of ...
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Hope Springs Eternal

into the silent pool of contentment ...
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Waiting.

Simply a short summer poem ...
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My True Poem

Poetry means many different things to many people. This is what poetry is from my own personal perspective, your's may ...
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Metaphysical

Do not fear the terror of the darkness of your mind, which only is the abyss of your soul, unfathomable, ...
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Consummation

The passion of my love keeps burning but without consuming neither mine own energy nor thy exceeding beauty, which keeps ...
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Goodbye Cruel World

My sister is a nurse who cares for dementia patients. I was inspired to write this after listening to her ...
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The Bench

The Bench He was sitting on his bench overlooking the harbour, well…not his really, but it had the best view ...
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The Long Trek ( Part three}

At last ,in spite of our apprehension, there was a glimmer of  hope. Now for the grim reality of treatment ...
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A Girl Who Gets Around

We have a new member (Francescarights) who like me writes song lyrics. I'll show you mine if you'll show me ...
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A Wolf In Sheeps Clothing

Inspired to write this after watching a programme on serial killers on the T.V. All of them appeared "normal" but ...
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The long Trek, (Part two)

After the initial diagnosis following the endoscopy I was sent back to my GP with a letter. The following morning ...
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I’m Not Bitter

I wrote this after a break up with a girlfriend some years ago. Reading it again makes me realise how ...
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The long trek.(Part one)

I was prompted in some way by Mike Verdy's cancer diary to write about my long journey about a different ...
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Dark Clouds Return

Cancer Diaries - The Last Entry Dark clouds return, stealing the sun from my sky, bringing with them the winter ...
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Voices from the Web 2016

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Voices from the Web Anthology 2016 Kindle Edition NOW AVAILABLE! These stories and poems have been selected by members of ...
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Help CrowdFund UKA’s Development

We want to fund a better UKAuthors! UKA has been online for 16 years and now we want to move ...
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Thusly by Andrea Lowne

Ms Lowne's second collection of poetry is as unconventional as the first. No sestinas, haiku or sonnets here, but a ...
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