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Poems for People: an Anthology in Solidarity with Refugees

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The Namesake

Originally posted on themoonlitdoor:
Tui in a Kowhai tree (photo ┬ęTanya Lunn 2015) Here’s a short story that I wrote in response to an assignment on my creative writing course. The brief was that the story must be on the…

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Why I knew I would love The Night Rainbow

Why I knew I would love The Night Rainbow.

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Father’s Day: an antidote for those who aren’t celebrating today

Father’s Day is a tough one for some people. Not for card manufacturers, or T-shirt sellers, or Amazon’s worldwide sites, but for those who grew up without a father, because he was absent, or deceased, or at best part-time and … Continue reading

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Mr Gove

Originally posted on Paul Bernal's Blog:
Mr Gove was extraordinarily arrogant. Painfully arrogant. He believed that he knew how everything should be done. He believed that everyone else in the world was stupid and ignorant. The problem was, Mr…

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National Poetry Writing Month, day 30; April 30th

Finishing line in sight! Watch what follows. The goal you seek is not the goal. Thanks for following, sorry I have not replied to many. My regular photoblog is at http://www.blipfoto.com/woodpeckers, and I hope to keep publishing smaller micro poems, … Continue reading

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National Poetry Writing Month, day 29, April 29th

Nabucco at the Apollo Opera at the cinema no need to wear furs. Audience average age seventy reverential, awed By pure music the power of the voice Lingering, long Aftertheword. We climb into taxis soar through the skies, Still singing, … Continue reading

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