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FREEDOM by Ray Abinett

The word freedom can conjure up memories of disastrous happenings, sorrowful occasions or perhaps memories that remind you of situations that you hold dear but other parts of which you would rather forget. The last of these, without a doubt, … Continue reading

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WHEN MARGARET AND WALTER WERE WED by Marion Twyman

The wedding bells were ringing The day had come at last And Walter waited nervously As the minutes slowly passed. Margaret waited for the car

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A POEM by Marion Twyman

I read a book on demons As I rode the train today. I thought it might prepare me For the part I had to play. But I realised soon my time was up, My brain had let me down The … Continue reading

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MY FAVOURITE COLOUR by Marion Twyman.

I am an Anglo Saxon girl, Blonde hair, and eyes of blue, And although my locks have faded My eyes retain their hue. Blue makes me think of sunny skies And flowers growing wild These memories have been with me … Continue reading

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PRAWN TIKKA MASALA by Ray Abinett

Ranjit Singh had been brought up in Peshawar, close to the Khyber Pass. As he sat back in his chauffeur driven Rolls Royce he still couldn’t believe his luck since coming to England ten years ago. Since then he had … Continue reading

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The Prize Giving by David Soud

‘St Joseph’s Primary school good morning can I help?’ ‘Daniel South for Year Four assembly.’ There was a pause then the voice said ‘Just a moment please.’ The door was opened by the Head mistress Mrs Clarke. She gave me … Continue reading

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SHIPWRECK by Pat Jerome

Dark rocks protrude above the raging turmoil, Tearing the bottom out of the ship Wind howls thro’ the rigging.

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SERENITY by Pat Jerome

A dhow glides noiselessly across the blue lagoon, sails billowing gently in the following breeze, drawing an arrow wake behind it.

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Come on now by David Soud

I’m a regular kind of fellow who gives life all he’s got I used to jog a little and now it’s quite a lot For there’s a man behind me and every time I slow He’s yelling in my ear … Continue reading

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ON FRIDAY IT RAINED by Ray Abinett

‘Can you go and water the garden for me?’ said Tracey to her flat mate Tom, sounding somewhat tired and exasperated. Tom looked up from reading his paper and gave her a dismissive stare. He then continued reading his paper. … Continue reading

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