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I am feeling personal today, stuck in my own head, out of my story. It’s raining. I have a cup of coffee, ambient lighting. My candle isn’t lit. 113 more words


Never A Cross Word - Nine

The solemn tick-tock of the mahogany wall clock once again dominated the pinched atmosphere of Chief Inspector Japp’s office, which felt decidedly cramped when it was so copiously replete with such an array of eclectic characters. 974 more words

The Folly

I appreciate I’ve been not working hard

I’ve been accused of haunting without spirit

Always a proper subject at a dinner

Always a diner eager to try himself… 265 more words


Marbles by James Rodger

Marbles is an interesting and original play script about Dr. Chuck Berkeley and a paranoid schizophrenic named Al. It was written by James Rodgers for Coventry Words back in 2014. 3,003 more words


Collecting Marbles

We all love collecting our marbles during this life. For some, marbles consists of houses, cars, clothes, and jewelry; for others it is friendships, jobs, status, etc. 29 more words

Failing Gratefully

Last Christmas, my youngest son bought his older brother a small cactus for a gift. It was well thought out – if a little tricky to wrap – and sits much-loved upon a window sill in my oldest son’s bedroom. 504 more words


Childhood Memories

This picture was shot almost 4 years ago. I could not resist the sight of my daughter Chinmayee passionately hugging her Teddy Bear. I captured the moment and wrote a poetry for her and her teddy. 108 more words