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Fete Patronale

Fete Patronale

A French Limerick, if there can be such a thing ...
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Hot Work

Hot Work

Of course it's no longer summer but I'll cling on to it for a little longer yet.  Just a little ...
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Apple Tree.

Apple Tree.

Part of the Priory Cottage series ...
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An Afternoon Out at, "Our Mother’s Care Home."

An Afternoon Out at, “Our Mother’s Care Home.”

Just for a laugh, what-what? ...
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The Man in the Chequered Skiing Jacket

The Man in the Chequered Skiing Jacket

Did she or didn't she? ...
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half a lifetime ago

half a lifetime ago

half a lifetime ago   half a lifetime ago I found god or god found me unexpectedly   my wife despised ...
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A Virtual Travel

A Virtual Travel

Seeing the world through nursery rhymes ...
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hugging Lauren at WOMAD (1990)

hugging Lauren at WOMAD (1990)

I've spent the lock-down rewriting and severely editing works, many (most) have appeared here - they are all much shorter ...
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The Glacier Bird

The Glacier Bird

The Diuca finch builds its nest inside glaciers ...
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Fog

Fog

A sailor writing about a soldier ...
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Alphabet in trouble

Alphabet in trouble

a sudden decision ...
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Far From the Madding Crowd

Far From the Madding Crowd

Don't you just love harvest time? ...
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To Be or Not To Be a Poet

To Be or Not To Be a Poet

That is the question ...
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The Song of the Viral Particle

The Song of the Viral Particle

A rhyme for the times ...
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Noodles (Trimmed)

Noodles (Trimmed)

Once Upon a Time in. . . .  (Thanks to Jim, Nicoletta and Bhi)) ...
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Beyond Reach

Beyond Reach

The minute life stops being precious ...
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Hewn in Rock

Hewn in Rock

One from the archives re-posted with audio. A special moment in time from my memory bank. I have written quite ...
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This Word "is"

This Word “is”

This word "is" keeps me awake looking past somewhere which is to the left of nowhere in the middle of ...
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A Death Refracted - Part 2

A Death Refracted – Part 2

Part 2 of the story ...
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The Year Moves On.

The Year Moves On.

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