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Arvon 'The Story Line' at The Hurst

A great week in Shropshire focussed on poetry – what a way to spend time. Wonderful surroundings, no internet or service for mobile phones, so a totally ‘cut off’ few days – very restful – and I even got some poems written! 194 more words

Writings & Witterings

Here I Am...

…did you miss me? ;)

I’ve been away at The Hurst, on a wonderful Arvon course with ace poet Holly Magill. We had a fab time with tutors… 204 more words

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Smoking Bastille

14th July – it’s Bastille Day. The perfect excuse – should you need one – to celebrate!

Smoking Bastille

The enlightened Voltaire
would have feasted, during… 117 more words

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William Dean - Plans

Now that Anne Somerset’s shoe box is almost completed, it’s time to focus on William Dean, the head gardener at the time of the 6th Earl of Coventry, the man who created Croome Court as we see it today. 164 more words

Croome Court

Tonight! A Perigee Moon

Perigee Moon

Fulsome, blowsy
supermoon,
closer to earth,
closer to man,
fuller and fatter
than the seas.
See her grave face
through the lens
of perigee, 29 more words

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Worcester's Spider Bridge

A bridge revisited…

Worcester’s Spider Bridge

Summer walking, Worcester bridge,
we see a sight that makes us twitch.
Others stop and stand and stare
at spiders dancing. 186 more words

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At The Well

Water nymphs we find at fountains,
bearded gods look down from mountains,
tales are told by ploughmen, townsmen,
cowmen talk of the stolen boy;
the gorgeous gilded golden boy, 165 more words

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