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Come To Blackpool!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, November 20, 2016

I have been fascinated by the Blackpool Tower since my childhood. It is Blackpool’s symbol.   B  l  a  c  k  p  o  o  l  ‘  s        S  y  m … Read more…

Conquering Fear!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, October 22, 2016

No, this is not avoiding Brexit and Donald Trump! A lady from Surrey, on our trip to Croatia, has a fear of flying!                           F    L    Y    I    N   … Read more…

Long Time Ago!

By The poet’s pen - Monday, October 17, 2016

  My former sister-in-law had a significant birthday recently.   “H  a  p  p  y      B  i  r  t h  d  a  y,      H  e  l  e  n  !”   Long… Read more…

Our Worlds Collide!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, October 6, 2016

Whilst walking near to Little Bispham, I met a fellow Bradfordian. This is a long way from Paphos! A sonnet for a friend.   T  w  o        Y  o  r … Read more…

Street Food In Eastbourne!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, September 11, 2016

Tasty food in the south of England?   T  U  K!    T  U  K!   India in Eastbourne Cobra Beer to please Flavour buds are reborn ‘Soon put at our… Read more…

“Glory Days”

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, July 9, 2016

I watched a documentary about the “Boys of 66″. Martin Tyler did an excellent job.   T  h  e      B  o  y  s      O  f      6  6    Goldfinch singing… Read more…

A Super Driver!

By The poet’s pen - Friday, April 29, 2016

  Ken is the best coach driver I have ever experienced. “Chapeaux bas, Ken!” x x     H  a  t  s      O  f  f      T  o      K  e  n … Read more…

Greetings From Scotland, Donald! (+)

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, April 26, 2016

We had five days in Oban, Inverary and the Isle of Mull last week. Many thanks to G-Line!                  M    u    l    l   Going barmy, ‘Mull we’re sailing… Read more…

“We Are Not Amused!”

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, February 18, 2016

Ronnie O’Sullivan’s refusal to win £10,000 for the highest break prize highlighted my disgust with “personalities”. Our “Comfort Zone” in Blackpool could have used this to great effect!    … Read more…

Sitting In The Cold

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, February 9, 2016

I was at the Odsal Stadium, Bradford on Sunday, to watch my first rugby league game this season with Snowie Bear…. Who else would be there?   D r e… Read more…

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