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02/27/2024 A glimpse of heaven 23 Imagism
02/26/2024 Best not to dwell on the reasons why 38 Didactic
02/22/2024 The answer is simple 47 Grook
02/21/2024 The choices we make 40 Burlesque
02/18/2024 Mandella had the right idea 43 Dramatic Monologue
02/18/2024 If one really want to help build a better world 52 Didactic
02/16/2024 What the situation in Gaza has confirmed for me 82 Burlesque
02/16/2024 The year of the Problem Solvers is overdue 44 Burlesque
02/12/2024 To understand the battle between good and evil 74 Didactic
02/11/2024 It may come as a shock to most 71 Burlesque
02/10/2024 Friendship is like a well baked cake 43 Didactic
02/09/2024 There is a reason you need to put yourself out there 59 Carpe Diem
02/08/2024 Looking to meet saints 44 Light Verse
02/02/2024 The road to hope 48 Didactic
01/30/2024 Try these toasts for size 57 Light Verse
01/26/2024 Batteries a modern day curse or the answer to all our problems 91 Grook
01/20/2024 Respect is the only thing that will 56 Didactic
01/20/2024 Pity those who have never been hungry 75 Burlesque
01/17/2024 We need more gardeners 48 Didactic
01/12/2024 Being Right 44 Grook
01/09/2024 Anything can be 62 ABC
01/07/2024 Two things that cost me a good nights sleep 149 Burlesque
01/04/2024 Is spending to save putting the cart before the horse 172 Burlesque
01/03/2024 Three lessons this 70 year old failed to learn early 179 Grook
01/01/2024 70 and the new me 111 Dramatic Monologue
12/29/2023 Above politics 79 Burlesque
12/28/2023 if you go down to the park today 125 Burlesque
12/25/2023 The pros and cons of living at the bottom of the world 208 Carpe Diem
12/16/2023 It can no longer be done by one 168 Grook
12/14/2023 Without Love 69 Dramatic Verse
12/13/2023 if in doubt look to the river for inspiration 158 Carpe Diem
12/12/2023 Give Christmas the green light this year 119 Burlesque
12/09/2023 The beauty secrets of poetry 74 Light Verse
12/08/2023 Do not forget joy this Christmas 152 Didactic
12/07/2023 Good news for cooks everywhere 130 Grook
12/06/2023 When Percentages come out to play 133 Grook
12/05/2023 The state of the fourth estate 166 Burlesque
12/04/2023 It is hard to succeed if 131 Carpe Diem
12/03/2023 You only think 84 Didactic
12/02/2023 Business and Politics 97 Political Verse
12/01/2023 A step backwards in the thought process 141 Burlesque
11/28/2023 If becoming rich is your thing 204 Grook
11/27/2023 Whatever happened to all the white horses 148 Grook
11/24/2023 Early Calls 72 Carpe Diem
11/22/2023 Emotional Arrows 88 Didactic
11/21/2023 What to do about news fakers 96 Burlesque
11/19/2023 Only room for one me 60 Burlesque
11/18/2023 Christians could shine a light 91 Didactic
11/17/2023 The School of Hard knocks 86 Carpe Diem
11/16/2023 Our tribute to you Marie 108 Elegy
11/16/2023 Ode to Marie 112 Ode
11/14/2023 Two ways to look at Christmas 140 Carpe Diem
11/12/2023 It is impossible 62 Didactic
11/11/2023 The Price of Peace 231 Carpe Diem
11/10/2023 If history is anything to go by 134 Burlesque
11/10/2023 In times like this we should remember the saints 128 Didactic
11/10/2023 Skipping Chritsmas 81 Burlesque
11/07/2023 The Power to Destroy 85 Didactic
11/05/2023 The Singer Not the Song 88 Dramatic Verse
11/03/2023 Acts of Kindness 61 Didactic
11/02/2023 The Ultimate Time Waster 72 Burlesque
10/30/2023 Thinking Outside the Box When It Comes To Pensions 144 Didactic
10/29/2023 Moments 60 Carpe Diem
10/26/2023 Writers Block 59 Light Verse
10/26/2023 My Emotions Are Mine To Lose 86 Dramatic Verse
10/23/2023 Prophesy Or Warning 54 Didactic
10/18/2023 Making the Cut 54 Grook
10/16/2023 If Ever There Was a Time For the Breaking of Bread 103 Didactic
10/14/2023 And the Answer Is 83 Light Verse
10/14/2023 The Middle East Leaders Should Look To Ireland To Help End Crisis 114 Political Verse
10/13/2023 With the Future In Mind 57 Didactic
10/10/2023 Recognizing Kindness 171 Didactic
10/08/2023 Who Belongs Where 162 Grook
10/07/2023 Standing In For God 90 Light Verse
10/06/2023 Our Love Affair With Specials 116 Burlesque
10/05/2023 To Invest In the Future 104 Didactic
10/02/2023 Looking To Nobody To Save the World 99 Burlesque
09/29/2023 What To Do About the State of the Climate 142 Burlesque
09/27/2023 Are We Ever Only Just 114 List
09/27/2023 I Can Not Find the Words 97 Grook
09/25/2023 Reading Between the Pixels 130 Grook
09/23/2023 Should Vacuuming Be Listed As Full-Time Occupation 133 Grook
09/21/2023 The Mistake That Cost the Romans Their Empire 178 Burlesque
09/17/2023 The One Thing You Can Never Be Too Poor Or Too Sick To Give 121 Didactic
09/16/2023 The Scene Was Well Set 80 Burlesque
09/14/2023 Looking Back In Anger 77 List
09/09/2023 Not All Dreams Come True 78 Didactic
09/06/2023 Un 65 List
09/05/2023 Have You Ever Wondered 70 Didactic
09/05/2023 Do Not Underestimate the Skill To Sort 91 Grook
09/01/2023 The Perks of Old Age 133 Burlesque
08/30/2023 Advertising This and That 86 Burlesque
08/28/2023 The Language of Hugs 95 Didactic
08/26/2023 The Pet Hate I Am Trying Eradicate 148 Burlesque
08/23/2023 Note To Self 90 Burlesque
08/21/2023 Are We Selling An Alternative That Is Flawed In Most Cases 330 Dramatic Monologue
08/17/2023 All Too Easy 99 Carpe Diem
08/16/2023 Love Is a Free Spirit 108 Didactic
08/14/2023 When Helping People Was a Simple Choice 156 Monorhyme
08/11/2023 Re-Inventing Yourself 90 Carpe Diem


Quote Left Wars are made possible because most only guard their front door. Quote Right
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Quote Left " The only person who can do a job exactly the way you do it, is yourself". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Choose logistics over statistics and put some meaning back into your life". Quote Right
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Quote Left "If we cannot even live with ourselves how can we expect to live in harmony with others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Confusing greed with hope is the greatest folly of them all". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Ethical behaviour is present in all true democracy's" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Wars only end when someone decides to bring out the pen". Quote Right
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Quote Left "The advantage of playing with words is that you never run out of them no matter how many you give to others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Life is about sorting the good from the bad and not being had" Quote Right
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Quote Left "You cannot pay people to care but they may care if they don't get paid" Quote Right
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