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Sometimes what I am thinking just has to be written down, here is another poem deep in my thoughts.
Nestling on the shore of Strangford Lough, County Down, Northern Ireland stands the little gem of a restaurant and bar known affectionately by the locals as Daft's.
Sometimes, while drifting in and out of sleep, my mind plays tricks on me and I find myself wondering about the past. This poem is dedicated to the memory of the best dad in the world.
Friends are people who have special influences in our lives. Recently I have missed mine. This is a non-fiction write and a poem penned on the subject of my friends.
If I could paint a picture of my life in photographs, it would be so much easier, but I hope this poem shows some insight to the people I love and share my dreams with. My dad, son, lover, and friends.
Recently my mind has been full of pain and doubt for the future. Each time I sit down to write, darkness enters my thoughts and I have to release the visions.
This man is my friend. I hesitate to ask you, “How can you judge?” Men and women sit in a jury, and are fed line after line that they believe is evidence, total honesty and absolutely correct, but are they...
Every now and again a person comes into your life, who has such an understanding of human nature, and is so selfless to give themselves completely to others. This is my tribute to a very special friend, who through his...
This poem was written with thoughts of a one sided relationship a couple of years ago. Never underestimate the power of the written word, because this man had me so inspired to love him.
The magic of the fireflies The dandelion clock floats gently on the summer breeze As your voice captivates my attention with whispers Like the fire fly on a damp summer evening My eyes are wide shut, and yet ...
Red, the sign of passion? In the gentle flicker of the candle light our emotions ebb and flow. The wax lingers on the candle side and shares memories of times before, when friendship gave way to more. Never...
Murlough Nature Reserve, owned and managed by the National Trust, is much more than a walk in the woods. This stunning location has one of the most beautiful beaches in County Down.
The reason for my day and night. The special little man in my life, I love you little one. xx Little did I realise when my son was born that he would give me the most precious gift in life, a grandson. It is as nothing...
This little poem does not show the seriousness of obesity, but I hope it will touch the heart of many who are in the same place. Next time you see an obese person, don't just dismiss them as fat. For many it is as much...
As I get older and my youthfulness is in the "ebb and flow" area I wonder if beauty is still recognised in our twilight years? This poem reflects how I feel about ageing.
My two babies. If I could choose a daughter in law, I would never change you, For our friendship and trust means more to me, than the early morning dew, Which nurtures our grass to grow, and fills my eyes with...
My first attempt of writing a short horror story.
I am heartbroken today after having Bouncer put to sleep. If any dog deserves to be remembered it is Bouncer for all the love, amusement and comfort he gave to us all.
A view of the inside of an Irish currach/coracle PLEASE NOTE; INFORMATION RELATING TO THIS HUB WAS RESEARCHED SEVERAL YEARS AGO, WHILST I WAS STUDYING AT COLLEGE FOR A WRITING PROJECT. Most of the information...
I wrote this poem several months ago, but have revised it to read how I feel today. Please take your time to consider an elderly relative, look through their eyes and ask yourself "Can I do any more?" oh my...
NB. Before I start to write this hub which is taken from a chapter in my memoirs, that I am currently writing, I would like to explain that, I have changed names to protect the identity's of some of the people...
Speak of Elizabethan England and one conjures up images of splendid costumes worn at the Royal Courts, extravagant entertainment and banquets. But alas, for many people life was very difficult. In the 16th century the...
Comfrey plant showing flowers Comfrey plant showing chopped and dried root Comfrey (Symphytum officinale), the herbalist friend. Also more commonly known as knitbone, is a plant belonging to the Borage family. Comfrey...
Let me introduce you to Stan. Not the most impressive man to look at, standing 5' 6" tall, with what used to be a head full of shocking red hair. Stocky in build, others would say wiry, in fact just a normal...
Lookin out of the window, at everything green Life is just a challenge, growing like a tree Strong dark trunk, leaves blowing in the wind Birds feathers flutter, chirping in the spring Limbs long and straight,...
7th December 2010, 2.42am, he is here. At last this long awaited event has arrived, I am a grandmother. Craig, my son is just off the phone, "HI Ma, your a granny, it's a boy, 5lb 11oz and both Callum and Rebecca...
The loss of a canine friend is unbearable, and I am one of many pet owners paying tribute to the beauty of a beloved pet.
Portinatx Bay from the Mexican restaurant View from hotel restaurant Bay used in the film South Pacific View of hotel and private beach from bus terminal Visiting yachts to Portinatx harbour Sitting at the computer one...
I have written this hub with the hope of preventing someone else suffering the same pain as I have done. Carelessness can be avoided if people acted wih thought.
We have all heard about the topic A.D.H.D (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder), but how many of us have lived with it? I have, and want to share some insight with you, and hopefully help you to cope if you are in a...
J J Blue Star triple registered blanket appaloosa stallion Welcome to my world. A world of spotted bottoms, with endless colours shapes and sizes. I am introducing you to my blanket appaloosa stallion Blue Star. My...