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A Local Hero!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, May 7, 2015

On the day when most ex-pats in Cyprus vote to keep Lord Snooty in power, to protect their pensions… let’s celebrate a real hero! Luke is with his carer on… Read more…

Memories Of My Old Folk!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, August 17, 2014

Tomorrow will be a lonely day; no playing for My Old Folk. We are now in the North!   L  o  n  e  l  y      M  o  n… 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…

“Stavros Is Back….Beware!”

By The poet’s pen - Friday, June 13, 2014

“Where is Stavros?” A friendly Cypriot turned up again in Sheffield Park, East Sussex! He has also joined the National Trust.                  … Read more…

Modern Life!

By The poet’s pen - Wednesday, August 21, 2013

This is just to prove that we have stress in the UK as well. What a relief for Cyprus friends? D x x   A      D  a  y… Read more…

English Traffic!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Readers will remember the poems about driving in Cyprus. Since we have started to drive here in the UK, we have found the roads choked with traffic!   T  … Read more…

Seagulls Remind Me Of Tala?

By The poet’s pen - Friday, July 26, 2013

Hastings has the constant chatter of seagulls!   F r o m      H a s t i n g s      T o      T a… Read more…

Nature Always Wins!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, July 25, 2013

Squirrel feeding has become a happy occasion for us!   A      L  i  t  t  l  e      F  r  i  e  n  d  !   A… Read more…

Bye, Bye, Stavros!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Stavros is tired of life. He is contemplating walking into the sea.    A      F i n a l      J o u r n e y… Read more…

“Happy Birthday, Sooty!”

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, July 21, 2013

Oh Dear, Sooty is sixty-five, and I remember his early days in Bradford, West Yorkshire.   “C  o  n  g  r  a  t  u  l  a  t  i  o  n… Read more…

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