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Choosing a diary, drawing daffodils.

I like the idea of a slim diary one that fits into my bag easily. But when one starts looking round what a tempting array!  A couple of years ago I couldn’t resist the Faber poets diary, wonderful poems by established poets on every other page. 350 more words

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Looking out for some fairy magic!


The Fairy on the 12A –

There was a fairy on the 12A today
with white gauzy wings
purple tights and pink wellingtons.
Her magic powers spread… 185 more words

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Allsorts - for the Christmas season.

One of the poems from ‘The Puppeteer’s Daughter’ 


Allsorts –

Everyone helped on Christmas Eve, the children in the living room
trusted to make neat crosses on sprouts bottoms, 165 more words

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Wow! Such a lot of 'Ho Ho Ho' on Brighton race course!

A brilliant Santa fun run and not a horse or even a reindeer in sight!






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Kind thoughts to sufferers of SAD


Seasonal Affective Disorder

at the bottom of the garden the battered greenhouse
shattered panes spiders webs
compost bags peat pots
optimistic winter veg
sun detours through the blackberry bush… 80 more words

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Someone is trying to tell us something!

the days are drawing in the bird feeders need topping up and autumn really is here!



the committee… 

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Martlets and every dog has its day!


These Snowdogs are set up all around Brighton in aid of Martlets Hospice.


I’ve only seen four up close but I’ve passed two or three the bus and they are all truly inspiring works of art. 112 more words

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