Monthly Archives: November 2013

Return to Eden

The circle of life Has gone full tilt. We journey away from the sun And into the dark. We embrace the night And all its shadows, Its strange awakenings Stirring the primitive From peaceful slumbers.   Still in our shelters, … Continue reading

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To Tish, With Love

People’s words stay with you, long after they have departed. I will never forget my Aunty Tish, for having a timeless sense of fun, for calling everyone “tiger”. Her personality was a bright light, which cast no shadows. She didn’t … Continue reading

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Prayer

A silent prayer For peace of mind Release from doubt To be heard by an angel A Guardian Angel: “Enfold me in your wings Comforter and protector.”  —- Just the shapes of words and Stillness, the peace that follows, With … Continue reading

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St Ives

Waves caress the beech, Shimmering around my feet, Sifting back the sands. I hear the seagulls’ screech, which Is echoed in distant lands.

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The Magic Five

I dashed along the wooden floorboards of the community hall. My footsteps echoed in the high ceiling of the old building. Octagonal skylights filtered a faint light into the space, through frail cobwebs. In front of me was a row … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Across Time Zones

  I’ve been comparing notes with fellow blogger Joy Bautista Collado on what creative writing means to us. We live in different time zones, eight hours apart: she lives in the Philippines, and I live in the UK. I wondered … Continue reading

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Keep an eye on it.

Originally posted on The Paperbook Blog:
There is all sorts of cool shit happening out in the blogosphere. You only need to log onto your WordPress Reader in the morning to be inundated with endless amounts of wonderful new ideas…

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