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EDENBRAY in EXILE – 5 – a black satin cloth

‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of Poetry, Articles and Essays … … … A BLACK SATIN CLOTH … Blake Patterson removed his glasses and placed them on the nightstand with a glass of water and his loose change and that … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY in EXILE – 3 – frank zappa & velvet underground

‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of Poetry, Articles and Essays … … … FRANK ZAPPA AND VELVET UNDERGROUND … . ◎ Modern history writes in scribbles lines, scrapes and sizzles! bare feet, uncut hair and whistles ◎ The booty … Continue reading

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MENTAL ILLNESS

MENTAL ILLNESS I think I first became interested in the subject of mental illness as a child growing up in the fifties. We had to visit our Auntie Pat in Brookwood Hospital in Woking, Surrey on our regular monthly visits … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 47

THE WRITERS GUILD OR A COLLECTION OF FAILED BOLSHEVIKS’ COMMUNITY – AN ESSAY Originally written and posted ~ 3rd. March, 2012 – Edited and re-posted 15th. January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … The Writers Guild or A … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 46

A LETTER TO THE EDITOR ~ An Essay Written and posted ~ 3rd. March, 1999 – Re-posted ~ 3rd. January, 2020 as part of an Edenebray retrospective … … … A  LETTER  TO  THE  EDITOR .  .  . Who was … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 41

DEREGULATION ~ DON”T GET ME STARTED An Essay Originally written and posted ~ 3rd, February, 2012 – Re-posted  7th January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … … … DEREGULATION ~ DON’T GET ME STARTED An Essay … … … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 18

WE CANNOT BUY THE MOON Originally written and posted 05.10.2011 Abridged version re-posted 06.12.2019 …. …. . WE CANNOT BUY THE MOON ~ an essay   I heard once that ‘the moon is not enough’ but for today we may … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 12

BLUE & GREEN SHOULD NEVER BEEN SEEN Originally posted and written – May 2011   Blue and Green Should Never Be Seen An Essay   I have spent more than a few hours of my life pondering the manners of … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 7

HERDY PRAESCHEN Originally posted on March 22, 2011 ~ a fable written by edenbray pre – 2010 … Herdy Praeschen had the widest shoulders I had seen on a woman. Her forehead was also wide and deep like a panel … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 3

NEGATIVE WHAT’S NEGATIVE? A short comment essay Originally posted on January 17, 2011by edenbray I know it’s a popular idiom these days. Become a bit of a cliché – ‘I’m a glass half empty sort of person’ and all that psychobabble but … Continue reading

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