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Visiting Friends

Tonight, I leafed through the two volumes of poetry I published a couple of years ago. It was an experiment. I needed to see what kindle would do to my work, both from a formatting perspective and that of marketing.  337 more words


The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The Night Circus is set in the 19th Century although the Circus itself travels the globe. 271 more words

Book Review

Excerpt from Yaru - Har Capitals

Bengin told Yaru there were once three great capitals in Har: what was now called the Har Harbour was once one, Har City was the current capital, and there was one further out to sea called Harishma, the first capital. 288 more words


Friend or Foe?

I have built city, state and national walls and boarders
A result of walls and boarders built by my mind
Relics and tools handed down from generation to generation… 14 more words

Know Thyself

Compare and Despair

TV and radio host Fearne Cotton talked openly this week about her own depression in a short (only 3½ minutes) BBC podcast

I was particularly struck by what she said about us… 216 more words


The Coloured Truth

An expression from this universe,

The rhythm of our hearts,

The assemblance of the stars,

Colours of the hopes far apart,

Are we drunk in illusions and scars ? 162 more words


‘She’s all soaked in
Drowned in her illusions
Her made up space
Covered in blank ink
A million thoughts
Swirling, scattered
Now a harmful storm… 13 more words