Category Archives: Home

Protected: Trouble – 2009

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Udderly ridiculous!

I grew up eating very traditional food – tripe and onions, marrow bones, my mother’s Italian dishes and once, to my utter disgust, rabbit. As we grew older and everyone got busier, dinner was a more slapdash affair, but when … Continue reading

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Samhain – 2006

Lighting candles this Samhain for lives lived close to me I grieve for those taken too soon and who left behind Mysteries of form and fire for us to dwell on Sadly during long nights of dark and chill Being … Continue reading

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Those pesky immigrants …

A few week’s back, I was in a cab, trying to get a cat to the vet.  My road is tiny and should really be one-way but instead the powers that be decided it needed to be two-way.  The road … Continue reading

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Home 2 – 2007

Africa who raised me then sent me Out into the world Is never far from my heart Lying today in the long green grass I felt myself connect again Be held in her embrace I am sure Africa hates the … Continue reading

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Home 1 – 2007

Oh to be in England, where The daffodils grow and Seasons change People too In Africa’s heat and dust And blood; love and hate Lie entwined like teenage lovers After a fight

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