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The Time of Your Life

The Time of Your Life – that well worn phrase Favoured cliché of my mother Kids happily playing – yes they’re having the time of their lives. But what does it mean to me, now? I recall a time I … Continue reading

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Not a resolution…

… more of a dream One day Perhaps there will be time to write again To write as I always longed to write For the pleasure of creativity Not simply as a tool Conveying meaning That must be conveyed But … Continue reading

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2016

Clacton beach  on New Year’s day – looks a bit bleak! But then, it wasn’t the first picture of the year – as I got out the car I spotted spring flowers. Maybe the New Year  has more of a … Continue reading

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Persistence, providence and prayer

Lucy’s P is persist. I quote: I can’t let go. I must persist with this. Some small part of me believes that in some small way it might be what I’m made for. I never so much persisted with writing as it … Continue reading

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L is for Lucy

Lucy has embarked on one of those really committed A-Z things. A post everyday about her writing journey. It’s inspiring, revives my dreams but also makes me realise how out of reach of reality those dreams are. Maybe I’ll come … Continue reading

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Asymmetric acceptance

Someone likes what I did I bask in approval My veins are fizzling with praise Happy, I’m happy And welcome their view This opinion means such a lot My work doesn’t please I’ll not take it to heart But blame … Continue reading

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It’s raining

I never longed so much to cut the grass When it was fine and dry Rake out the moss Trim the edges Spike the ground And fertilize. All these jobs I yearn to do Today. Trapped and lonely Windows shut … Continue reading

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