Poetry

Conversation

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CONVERSATION Once I had a lot to say until I learned what not to say in order not to give offence to avoid battering against the fence of deeply held belief. So it was with relief that I broke the habit and no longer grabbed at conversation.   Then I […]

Activity

Facing the hurdle of my habits

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Am I made of Teflon? Or ordinary lack of ‘stickability’? Jumping into projects then fading within few days? A diet which shows that, yes, if meticulously followed, shows a much needed slight drop in weight only to succumb to an Uber offer and ordering fast food I would never ordinarily […]

Slice of Mixed Fortunes

Opening: Mixed Fortunes

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1865 “Are you hurt?” David hears a stranger’s voice ask as he feels a concerned hand on his left shoulder. Touching the back of his head, David is relieved to see there is no blood. Ruing the rising lump and a spreading ache he nods, turning to face the stranger, […]

Activity

Wet and windy day.

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something to look forward to next season. Tree peony. I have to keep reminding myself what it is called. Reading, reading, watching TV. Generally being L A Z Y. And why not?

Poetry

On Reflection

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Once I had a lot to say until I learned what not to say in order not to give offence to avoid battering against the fence of deeply held belief. So it was with relief that I broke the habit and no longer grabbed at conversation. Then I found it […]