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Reasons To Be Cheerful!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, December 27, 2016

“Yiamas, Santa!” We left Cyprus in April in April 2013. Nothing much as changed!   N  o  t  h  i  n  g ’  s   C  h  a  n  g  e  d   !… Read more…

A Mad U.S.A.?

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, November 13, 2016

I have been playing with Trump-rhymes for weeks… and he won…. Help!   T   R   U   M   P   E   D   !   Donald Trump Ekey Thump Gives all Democrats the… Read more…

Cure Those Brexit Blues In Cyprus?

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, October 30, 2016

I am as crazy as ever. This is caused by Brexit! See you in Paphos…. soon!   R  e   a  l  l  y        D  a  f  t  !   Just… Read more…

We All Need A Hug… Please, Help One Another!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, October 2, 2016

We saw an old man, suffering from Parkinson’s foul disease. I gave him a big hug! We were in Trogir, Croatia, on a tour.   F  o  u  l        D i … Read more…

“Woosh… The Litter’s Gone!”

By The poet’s pen - Monday, August 29, 2016

  My litter “excursions” become less complicated in Anchorsholme!   P  a  r  a  d  i  s  e      R  e  g  a  i  n  e  d  ?   Poo-bags hanging from a… Read more…

“Water Music”

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, August 13, 2016

We went to a meeting for the University of the Third Age in Thornton here on Thursday. I am 66, but felt 26, surrounded by older folk! Our talk was… Read more…

Opting Out!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, July 19, 2016

We have had an awful few weeks in the U.K. Help!                                A  n  g  r  y  !   Angry! Angry!, teeth I’m gnashing Loads of litter I am… Read more…

European Birds!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, June 14, 2016

A peaceful garden scene! The birds are European!   N  o  t      P  o  l  i  t  i  c  a  l      B  i  r  d  s  ?   Dear goldfinch sings, an optimistic… Read more…

The Great Divide!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, May 21, 2016

  Some naughty Northerner was seen rearranging four mugs to make a word never ever seen or heard in the South!   A      N  a  u  g  h  t  y      N  o  r … Read more…

Avoid This Barber?

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, May 15, 2016

I have gone to the same barber’s for two years… until Thursday! I have never seen ladies in a barber’s before!   B  a  r  b  e  r      W  i  t … Read more…

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