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Writing re-visited: 'Ribbon of Still Water'

The past beats inside me like a second heart.

John Banville, The Sea

The old Birmingham Canal Navigation day boat Eileen is seemingly, and at first glance, an inanimate lump of wrought iron and new steel, a ‘hole in the water’.

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The Story Of Eileen

Emma Seward, garden wildlife photographer

If you moved to a hamlet named Golden Valley you might expect there would be a treasure trove to be found somewhere.

In Emma Seward’s case it was the abundance of wildlife in the garden of her former canal worker’s cottage. 517 more words