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janhedger
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Posted - 01/12/2016 :  12:53:47  Show Profile  Visit janhedger's Homepage  Send janhedger an AOL message Send janhedger a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Thinking of a very dear friend and fellow writer today on what would have been his birthday - David (Taffy) didn't start writing until in his eighties - and my what treasure trove of work he has left for us - funny - thoughtful and the honesty of his war poetry - always a Welsh Guardsman and gentleman - my inspiration - here is just one of his poems - one of his greatest - from his childhood Cup and Saucer tree - his escape, carried even in his mind in wartime -

http://www.forcespoetry.com/poemdetails.asp?ID=909

Jan

We cannot stop, because if a single one of these men were taken and shot, that would be our fault - Edith Cavell
http://www.janscreativewriting.co.uk/ -updated Aug 17 - with new poems/photo's - video interviews - see PowerPoint slide shows, audio files & my books.
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