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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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Singing in the shower

Sometime ago, I posted a comment, in the form of a limerick on CP Singleton’s blog in response to his poem The man who sings real loud. I’d forgotten all about it until I got a wordpress notification that my … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou – RIP

OK, I’m a bit behind with my reading of the news. To be honest, I tend not to bother these days, as I’m a little tired of the negative spin that the media tend to put on things. But, occasionally … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle?

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve had a long break from my blogging/publishing efforts. This was mainly due to illness and other pressing family matters, blah, blah, blah – I’ll save you the sob story… But I’m now … Continue reading

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Marathon Man (I hanka for a decent Tanka)

Marathon Man Morning; I awake with stiffness in my lank legs. Yesterdays long run has taken its toll on my ungrateful, ageing body.         I love running and in fact my first blog (now defunct) was dedicated … Continue reading

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21st Century Verse – A call for submissions

I’ve started compiling another anthology of light verse, with a target publication date of – basically, as soon as I can get it finished. With a bit of luck and a fair wind, it should be on sale some time … Continue reading

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Mirror, Mirror…

      Mirror mirror on the wall, though my clothes are way too small, mask my cellulite and fat profusion, through the magic of  Optical Delusion             (I’d like to make it clear that … Continue reading

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