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  • Stevef on Beamo’s Gold part 18: “Hi, CW! Sorry for the late reply, I’ve been suffering some unexpected side effects of of gathering years. Yes, I’d…May 15, 07:24
  • Sweetwater on Headaches and heartaches: “Very relatable sentiments I think, I liked it very much.Apr 22, 13:21
  • ChairmanWow on Beamo’s Gold part 18: “Hey Steve, glad you got to read this one. I am about 10,000 words from finishing the 1st draft. After…Apr 18, 02:57
  • Sweetwater on Trifling in bed: “I love this, speaks volumes to me.Apr 3, 12:37
  • Supratik on Consciousness: “Thank you, Sue. You are very kind.Apr 2, 06:33
  • Sweetwater on Consciousness: “Another immensely pleasing poem, which I very much enjoyed.Apr 1, 20:23
  • Supratik on walls: “Thank you, Sue.Mar 22, 09:12
  • Sweetwater on walls: “I like this, short but a statement made.Mar 21, 10:00
  • Dodgem on Slava Ukraini!: “Thanks for the comment; and yes we are all feeling the same – wanting to help, but not with World…Mar 13, 18:05
  • Pronto on Slava Ukraini!: “A poem of support and also I feel your frustration at the situation. I guess lot we who can only…Mar 12, 19:20
  • Pronto on More Fifty Worders: “Thank you Jolen, I’m flattered. A wish Granted was literally a true story from my soldiering days. 🙂Mar 12, 19:13
  • Dodgem on Slava Ukraini!: “Hi Guaj Thanks for the comment; and nice to say hello again; and yes, ugly buggers B52’s – I hadn’t…Mar 9, 13:00
  • Sweetwater on The Midwinter Hangover: “I can fully empathise with your words and sit waiting in hope that I can shake those feelings off soon.Mar 8, 09:47
  • Guaj on Slava Ukraini!: “Hi Dodge A heartfelt poem which say what millions are thinking. Even brave young Russians. I note you are in…Mar 7, 09:19
  • Dodgem on Slava Ukraini!: “Ahem! In case anyone wondered – it was I who wrote the above – the name is a clue.Mar 4, 15:54
  • Anonymous on Slava Ukraini!: “Thanks Steve for commenting. I wrote it quickly as a respite from the madness that is engulfing Ukraine. On a…Mar 4, 15:49
  • Stevef on Slava Ukraini!: “Dodge: I don’t know much about poetry but the clapper strikes the bell for me on this sub. A powerful…Mar 4, 14:00
  • Squiddlydee on The Doctor: “Hi Steve – thanks so much for taking the time to read and respond to this. I take on board…Mar 1, 08:01
  • Stevef on Beamo’s Gold part 18: “Great to see this one, CW, I missed it first time around. Beamo’s instalments were/are a real pleasure to read…Feb 27, 20:03
  • Sweetwater on Regret To Inform You: Eliza, March 1916: “I can almost feel the tension, her despair and that forlorn future as she searches the drawer. So sad. sue.Feb 27, 10:19
  • Stevef on The Doctor: “Hi, Squid, I like the concept of this piece and the individual scenarios. As you’re open to critique and comments,…Feb 24, 12:38
  • Dodgem on The Doctor: “Your most welcome cobber. What I particularly liked was the move from the dialogues in the taxi and shop to…Feb 19, 15:30
  • Squiddlydee on The Doctor: “From one aussie to another – many thanks for reading and even more thanks for the very kind words. Hoping…Feb 19, 11:34
  • Dodgem on The Doctor: “This is good, very good. I was just looking in and found myself totally immersed in this story. I salute…Feb 18, 15:44
  • Ross on Mr Snailey: “Thanks for reading and commenting. I certainly enjoyed writing it.Feb 12, 18:54
  • Jolen on The Leftover Pieces: “Nice use of alliteration in this piece. There’s also a sense of foreboding that makes it appealing and I really…Feb 11, 14:26
  • Jolen on Anoraks vs Nerds: “You’ve got some great rhymes here. It was a fun read. blessings, JolenFeb 11, 14:23
  • Jolen on More Fifty Worders: “You have managed to paint a living color scenario in so few words that I am quite literally jealous. I…Feb 11, 14:22
  • Jolen on Regret To Inform You: Eliza, March 1916: “I’m very pleased to be reading your work again. This was short but effective, with a bleak touch of realism…Feb 11, 14:18
  • Jolen on Mr Snailey: “I like this piece and your descriptions are vivid. It’s a good study of someone who there’s just enough tension…Feb 11, 14:15
  • Squiddlydee on Regret To Inform You: Eliza, March 1916: “I have read this many times; the rhythm is great but I particularly enjoy the use of alliteration and the…Feb 9, 22:51
  • Sweetwater on Anoraks vs Nerds: “Had to have a chuckle at this, great fun 🙂 Sue.Feb 4, 10:55
  • Guaj on Anoraks vs Nerds: “I had to look up what Dwebs/Dweebs were. New one on me. I’ve heard of people being called Drips and…Feb 3, 09:43
  • Guaj on Anoraks vs Nerds: “Thanks pronto. Sorry for taking so long to reply. I haven’t been keeping up with UKA lately. Certainly looks like…Feb 3, 09:39
  • ChairmanWow on Regret To Inform You: Eliza, March 1916: “Yes, the notice that comes so coldly, like bill or a summons.Feb 3, 02:43
  • ChairmanWow on Anoraks vs Nerds: “What about the Dwebs?Feb 3, 02:40
  • Ionicus on Three Ships: “Many thanks. Cheers, LuigiJan 26, 16:25
  • Ionicus on Aide-mémoire: “You hit the nail on the head. Thanks for reading’ LuigiJan 26, 16:22
  • Ionicus on A Guy with a Bonsai: “Indeed there is. Never give up.Jan 26, 16:13
  • Ionicus on Back to Square One: “How very true, John. The situation has deteriorated since then, I believe.Jan 26, 16:10
  • Pronto on Back to Square One: “Sadly this is true to life. Mediaeval mindsets and ignorance are a recipe for disaster. Theocracies never work and never…Jan 25, 13:27
  • Sweetwater on First Breath.: “So looking forward to some warmth, but as you say it won’t be long. 🙂Jan 25, 13:26
  • Pronto on A Guy with a Bonsai: “Hi, Luigi, I wouldn’t trust myself with bonsai. Everything I plant withers. Just last week I found a garlic bulb…Jan 25, 13:20
  • Pronto on First Breath.: “Lovely. I saw catkins out the other day. It won’t be long now.Jan 25, 13:09
  • Pronto on The Leftover Pieces: “I felt like flotsam for most of my younger life. Good write.Jan 25, 13:07
  • Pronto on Anoraks vs Nerds: “Loved this witty write. Thanks for giving me a giggle.Jan 25, 13:04
  • Pronto on Aide-mémoire: “Hi Luigi, I agree, a very well written story. Human need needs to be satisfied regardless of morals or consequences.…Jan 19, 14:52
  • Pronto on Three Ships: “I, too, loved your slant on this Luigi. An enchanting read.Jan 19, 14:38
  • Sweetwater on Wasted Ink.: “Frustrating isn’t it, sadly I don’t have any talent for short story writing and admire those who have the great…Jan 15, 10:22
  • Pronto on Wasted Ink.: “Great effort, I feel for you, I have written plenty of short stories lately, but the poetry will just not…Jan 15, 00:58