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Archive for July, 2014

The Friendly Games!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, July 31, 2014

“A horrid scene” All eyes are on the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. In Gaza: only destruction! “Hello”, Cyprus!”               F r o m  … Read more…

“I’m Only Dreaming!”

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, July 27, 2014

It’s a long way from a walk in East Sussex to Mandria!… Was I dreaming? The Happy Wanderers walked from Mandria this week.   “F r o m    H… Read more…

Birthday Time!

By The poet’s pen - Friday, July 25, 2014

It is my sister’s birthday today. She lives, of course, in Yorkshire, and recently saw the “Tour de Yorkshire” pass through her village of Silsden, near to Skipton.   H… Read more…

After The Storm!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, July 19, 2014

Thunder and lightning through the night… it might be Cyprus? We needed an early morning walk in the park to “calm our nerves!”, after a stifling night.   E a… Read more…

“The Saga Of Nogging The Nog!”

By The poet’s pen - Friday, July 18, 2014

Stavros went into the charming county of Surrey yesterday… to Godalming, the most expensive place in the UK. He loved his river cruise, and sends his thanks to Clive Richardson… Read more…

“We Always Need To Laugh!”

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, July 13, 2014

Tommy Cooper always made me smile. We had a special “Tommy Cooper” at the Stage One Theatre in Emba, Paphos. Happy memories flood back of “Panto Time” in 2008 and… Read more…

Inspired By A Goldfinch!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, July 10, 2014

A Goldfinch flitting past reminded me of a computer friend in Cyprus, who liked to eat Goldfinches!   B  e  a  u  t  y      A  n  d  … Read more…

Yorkshire Cycling Time!

By The poet’s pen - Monday, July 7, 2014

  “L e      T o u r      D e      Y o r k s h i r e”   “Tour de France” Lives enhance… Read more…

Aching Limbs!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, July 6, 2014

I have been walking too much of late: over 50 kilometres every week, and often on hard surfaces… “Help”!   L  e  s  s          W  a… Read more…

Escape The Gloom!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Stavros managed to rescue me from the hassle of moving around a busy town. He’s back on the “juice”…. Watch out!                  … Read more…

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