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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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Falling…

Quite a few fellow bloggers are showing the aftereffects of a warm summer… the captured carotin’s are exhibiting their true selves… all good clean fun! Falling The clocks have taken a step back… the grey, steely clouds ride low on … Continue reading

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Between – WPhotoC

Between Your future… my past My past your future? Our future… our past… Your pain… my joy Your joy, my anguish Our anguish and joy between the tears My memories your gaps Gaps in reason, gaps in thought Your memory … Continue reading

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