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O’ CAROL .. .

O’ CAROL I AM BUT A FOOL (the 1st kiss) .. Her name was Carol, of curly hair, a most happy disposition I am sure I had kissed other girls, even before the age of seven Gill who had a … Continue reading

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NINETEEN .. .

NINETEEN .. . . Nineteen, I started writing when I was nineteen but that’s a lie The child became a man when he had learned to cry If I was nineteen today I might just long to die \.. . … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 16 – IT’S A BAILEY – SANDALS

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 16 – POEM 14 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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its another bailey .. . begin

THE LOST JOURNAL 1980’s .. . its a bailey .. . using no traditional punctuation begin .. .     .. . i think it was the enjoyment of hearing other recollections and reminiscences which gave me the confidence to … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 12 – THE ART MAN I

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 12 – POEM 10 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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LOOKING FOR LIFE’S SURPRISES .. .

THE LOST 1980’s JOURNALS .   .   . LOOKING FOR LIFE’S SURPRISES .. . REMEMBERING VENTNOR 1975 .. . .. Grey bulging clouds hang like badly drawn curtains Broken by pinholes of lemon-gold laser light Whose beams create this … Continue reading

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THE FOOTBALL MATCH

THE FOOTBALL MATCH .. . .. I had dreamed it would be like this     it should never end Not a cloud to spoil the day     not a chill wind     dancing eyes, we were happy .. I … Continue reading

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The DESDEMONA

The DESDEMONA .. . .. Keep sweet and holy and remember to laugh Your serious nature can make you glum, even morose All sorrow carries its own joy though often born deep Although we do defend the truth the truth … Continue reading

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UNTITLED – JUNE ’86

UNTITLED FROM 1986 .. Recollections emotive memories lost moments – we live .. I remember when I was young when we were children playing – the things we did! .. School times, hard times love times it all comes back … Continue reading

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its a bailey .. . sandals

     .. . its a bailey .. . using no traditional punctuation sandals .. . and while we are on the subject of mothers  did i mention that my mum  mammy  mater  mother  mummy  was the best ever  ◉  … Continue reading

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