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Archive for October, 2011

Sad Monday

By The poet’s pen - Monday, October 31, 2011

Oh Dear, another friend died on Saturday. George was a great fund raiser with the Cancer-Support Group in Paphos. His spirit met up with Jimmy Savile’s in a deserted village… Read more…

Positive Saturday!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, October 29, 2011

My German friend, Heinz, is reflecting on Cyprus in sonnet-form. He is holding a glass of Keo, just for a change!   E   u   r   o          S   u … Read more…

The Power Of The Pen!

By The poet’s pen - Friday, October 28, 2011

This morning a magpie landed near to our pool, searching for early morning “booty”. The poem this bird inspired is almost entirely from the depths of my vivid imagination. We all know… Read more…

Peaceful Thursday!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, October 27, 2011

Our Thursday walkers strolled from Tala Square this morning. This is always bound to provide all with great entertainment!   T  h  u  r  s  d  a  y     F  r  o … Read more…

A Wednesday Rant

By The poet’s pen - Wednesday, October 26, 2011

There has been much said in the English media regarding the lack of manners in everyday life. It applies here in Cyprus too!   M   a   n   n   e   r  … Read more…

Leave The Devil Behind!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, October 25, 2011

A friend, who lives in Derbyshire in the U.K., asked me to define peace. I am always too idealistic, they say!   R  e  a  l        P  e  a  c … Read more…

Time To Get Even With The Devil?

By The poet’s pen - Monday, October 24, 2011

Watch out all awful drivers. I am seeking revenge!   T h e      D e v i l      I n c a r n a t e   I looked in… Read more…

A Full Set!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, October 23, 2011

On Friday at about 16.45 I achieved a full set of ways of “negotiating” a roundabout. I followed a yellow four-by-four, passing the Cliff’s bar, towards the infamous Tala roundabout. The driver… Read more…

Peaceful Saturday

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, October 22, 2011

It is wonderful to look down on to the Agios Neofytos monastery from above. There is a great path behind the main buildings up towards Koili. Enjoy! Although I have… Read more…

A National Refuge?

By The poet’s pen - Friday, October 21, 2011

It is almost twenty-five years since my grandfather died. He was a close friend. I saw an advertisement about a garden shed this morning: a marriage-saver? Dear Joseph was happy… Read more…

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