Category Archives: About

To Vote or Not-To-Vote…

…this is my dilemma… …well almost… The UK is having a general election this coming Thursday – 7th May and I’m slightly ashamed (but only slightly) to say that I couldn’t care less. I’ve decided that I won’t be  wasting my shoe … Continue reading

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What can reading poetry do for you?

Study of Brain Activation by Poetry and Prose Last November I read an interesting article that pointed at some research, which I’m glad to say indicated that science is finally catching up with the stuff that we poets (I include … Continue reading

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Down in the woods

If you go down to the woods today You’re sure of a big surprise Unlucky Teddy number 13 strung-up before your eyes.   I took this photo a couple of years ago, during an Easter egg hunt. As part of this organised … Continue reading

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SPAM-Bots or Crack-Pots? – Mk2

I’ve been offline for a few months now and my SPAM-Filter is well and truly clogged. These buggers really do keep coming thick & fast don’t they? I’m not normally one to repeat myself. I’m not normally one to repeat … Continue reading

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On The Move

In my last blog post, I alluded to the fact that I was considering moving my blog/site away from wordpress.com to a self hosted alternative. With any luck this move will take place before my next scheduled post is published … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle – Again…

Again…(Ab)Normal service to be resumed Soon(ish) The last few months of 2014 was one big shit-storm for me and my family. Which resulted in the-wheels-sorta falling-off-my-bus and to say that I lost my mojo/motivation, would be a gross understatement. It’s now a … Continue reading

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Announcement

Following the death of a close family member, I’m putting my blogging and publishing projects on-hold temporarily and until further notice. I apologize to all of you whose poems I’ve shortlisted for inclusion in 21st Century Verse. This book will … Continue reading

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All Said & Done – Anniversary Post

All Said & Done is 2 years old today!! To celebrate, both the Kindle & print versions will be reduced in price on Amazon for the next 7 Days! So get-in quick and grab a bargain. The rest of this … Continue reading

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SPAM-Bots or Crack-Pots?

Every now and then, I have a trawl through the “Comments” that have been snared in this here blog’s SPAM filter. I’m often bemused by the nonsense that is sitting there and wonder where on earth this stuff comes from … Continue reading

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Test-Card Doodlebug

There will now follow a temporary interruption to the broadcasting of this blog. Normal service will be resumed shortly. The fact is, I’m taking some time to concentrate on completing and publishing 21st Century Verse. So, I won’t be around … Continue reading

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