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A Sad Goodbye to Farthings


–  after twenty years. Not that anyone has ever been able to buy something for the old currency of a farthing but what a lovely place this has been. 174 more words

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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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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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The Undercliff Walk



When I am bereft of words the natural world then fills the gap.


The last of the summer ...






in Brighton, Hove. Rottingdean, Saltdean and on the wonderful Weald Allotment …

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Even the scarecrows refuse to come out...

after all where are the rows of tender crops? Sadly eaten by slugs, and our
 scarecrows are far too pretty to frighten even the lowliest snail anyway. 334 more words

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