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on travelling
There are things you miss, travelling Absent things recalled I miss having my own coffee up, buying machined hot brown something No anticipatory smell from opening the bag, coffee scented with hazelnuts and familiarity I look at a different menu most nights...
on travelling
on travelling
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Ellis 015
For Prediction fiction here This weeks words: gutter, rime, thrift Jasper had sneaked to the old gypsy caravan when I was sick one winter, I was twelve. It was a quarantine measure, putting me out there, to stop the rest of us getting influenza. It was quit...
Ellis 015
Ellis 015
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Litany against fear
I was afraid of you I knew you would upset my equilibrium I knew you would I knew we would make memories   to hoard, a jewelled rosary for later years I was afraid of you I  knew you would open up my heart I knew you would I knew we would walk on, squeeze a...
Litany against fear
Litany against fear
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Inverted Yggdrasil
I reach my branches into the ether   of zeroes and ones, a binary cloud   organised and fractal My twigs twitch and clutch   the information overload   taste the ebb and flow Trolls don't hide under bridges   but stomp in the open here,   broken sludge in t...
Inverted Yggdrasil
Inverted Yggdrasil
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Ellis 014
For Prediction Fiction here This weeks words: pride, quirk, wedge After they had both left, I tucked my wounded pride under the blanket with me. I never caught Jessica actively trying to drive a wedge between me and Jasper, but that’s how it felt. Jasper an...
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Ellis 014
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Batter my heart
You wore yellow, when we met by appointment, for our first illicit kiss You, with a bottle of wine on the table two glasses, though you had not waited to pour You wore yelllow on your finger your wedding ring, a guilty gilty gleam We spoke circles around ea...
Batter my heart
Batter my heart
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There is no try...
I believe in failure   waiting to trip me up at every opportunity Do nothing, the easy way to fail Try, and yet, fail again   at something different I try to do the right thing, but there is no reward in heaven,   only the world turning around to bite you  ...
There is no try...
There is no try...
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076/100 days of aspirin
Waving parents off on a trip from the family home. Must be twenty five or more years since I did that. Back to bed with stomach ache. Watching Alias Grace, all six episodes one after the other. Reading, cooking partly succesful, using a different hob and mi...
076/100 days of aspirin
076/100 days of aspirin
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075/100 days of aspirin
Back at the family home, life is low key and precious at the same time.  There's an awareness that life is moving on, and some day, spending a day walking to to the supermarket, or sitting chatting with my parents won't be an option. Partly because of the a...
075/100 days of aspirin
075/100 days of aspirin
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