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Thursday Thought – Quid Pro Quo…

Quid Pro Quo, quid pro quo so just what do I know? Am I dunce… am I slow? Do please tell about quid pro quo Seems to me truth is no longer on show what’s this all about? Quid pro … Continue reading

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Least We Forget

Today we remember. So, I’ll share a verse I wrote a number of years ago. I’ll also share a close-up of a poppy… fitting today’s Sunshine Monday Macro set by Irene. Really, I don’t want to say too much… but … Continue reading

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No… We Must NOT Ever Forget – 11 Nov 1918 to 11 Nov 2018

It has been 100 years – the world is not the same place as back then but mankind seems to constantly forget that World War One was supposed to be the war that ended all war! The millions of lives … Continue reading

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RED… and Blue

Simple colour… fun! Tiny red plane… big blue sky… if you should ever wonder why people in the firmament will fly when there’s a chance they’ll die alas, I’m sure I hear you sigh as you slap palm to thigh … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Summer Sunshine!

Yes, it’s a fact – When the sun shines, butterflies fly when butterflies fly, little boys want to see when little boys want to see… they get bold bold little boys want to catch butterflies * then… the butterflies fly … Continue reading

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Lascivious Little Larry Lep Loves Luscious Lady Lucy

Larry sat, precariously balanced at the very tip of the old oak’s highest branch. He’d reversed his jacket, changing the colour from bright red to dappled green… to make himself almost invisible. Only the tufts of bushy eyebrows flashed coppery … Continue reading

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April A to Z – GREEN!

Ireland is the land of GREEN! Forty shades? Emerald… grass-green, lime… mint… shamrock. Man, there are so many shades I could most probably do an A to Z just on green… but I won’t. Yes, I’m chicken! Green chicken? Strange … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day

Here’s a verse I wrote a few years ago for Remembrance Day… War and Peace… Torn to shreds, ripped asunder… again we’re reminded of man’s blunder Yet in our hearts there’s joy and calm, love resounds like claps of thunder … Continue reading

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