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OUTTAKES ~ 04 – Guilt never wears a happy face!

OUTTAKES – 04 I’ve been in the attic, I’ve been in the cellar, I raided my notebooks –I’M HAVING A YARD SALE – It’s a Car Boot – THEY’RE UNFINISHED LINES, unfinished poems, POEMS THAT MISSED OUT ON PREVIOUS RETROSPECTIVES, … Continue reading

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A FOREWARD & AN ESSAY ~ ‘The Trials Of Miles Blackman’

An Essay and a Foreward to the autobiographical poem THE TRIALS OF MILES BLACKMAN ⚛︎ During the early lockdown period of the Covid-19 pandemic I ran a series of Posts on my edenbray8 blog site with helpful notes from my own point of view. … Continue reading

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TALES OF THE SWAN-DYKE ~ 4 – AN ESSAY

MY 2ND PUBLICATION OF VERSE! Tales of The Swan-Dyke March – July, 2020 – CV-19 … TALES of the SWAN-DYKE ~ 4   To celebrate the launch of my 2nd self-published booklet of 11 diverse poems and essays entitled : TALES of … Continue reading

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OUTTAKES – 01 ~ TELL US A STORY PROFESSOR HESTER

OUTTAKES – 01 I’ve been in the attic, I’ve been in the cellar, I raided my notebooks – I’M HAVING A YARD SALE – It’s a Car Boot – THEY’RE UNFINISHED LINES, unfinished poems, POEMS THAT MISSED OUT ON PREVIOUS … Continue reading

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‘CAN YOU GET THE SUN OUT, WHILE I COME BACK?’

CAN YOU GET THE SUN OUT, WHILE I COME BACK? …   …   … It is amazing the mediocrity that people are prepared to live with. If I stop and think for too long I begin to feel my age, otherwise … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY in EXILE ~ Retrospective Anthology of Poems, Articles and Essays – Post-2011 – The Final List of 50

‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of Poems, Articles and Essays Post-2011 ~ The Final Selection of 50 Pieces ~ … … … – Posted on https://edenbray8.com/ – between March 25 and May 12th, 2020 – …   …   … Love is … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY in EXILE – 43 – 30,000 hits UNDER THE SEA

    ‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of 50 Poems, Articles and Essays … … … ‘30,000 HITS under the sea’ (or a certain kind of nonsense) The writer stepped out of the boat, his boat, on 12.12.2010 and like Jesus … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY in EXILE – 20 – its a bailey

‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of Poetry, Articles and Essays … … … its a bailey … using no traditional punctuation … it is hard to describe the warmth and security two pals can derive from a walk into town … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY in EXILE – 13 – the long drive

‘Edenbray in Exile’ A Retrospective Anthology of Poetry, Articles and Essays … … … THE LONG DRIVE … … … ‘Pietri, I say Pietri you are the sweetest boy a’ the three’ He mumbled something inaudible in return He was sure, … Continue reading

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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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