Monthly Archives: November 2017

War Years In London 1939–1945

  I was born in 1949 and I can remember playing on bombsites in what must have been the middle to late 50’s

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Spears

If love played the game as played by fools Then life could be lived outside any rules That governs the heart as it learns to give A love so pure that it’s a joy to live.   But life is … Continue reading

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A Sad Tale Of Toes… previously published in 2014

A Sad Tale Of Toes His feet were warm, having been spread out in front of the hot radiator whilst he worked at his desk. Hers, on the other hand, were cold. Freezing cold! She had not worn slippers to … Continue reading

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A Goodreads Giveaway

To give something back I have arranged for a chance to win a free autographed copy of The Desolate Garden starting today on Goodreads…… https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/263390… There is more informing here on my webpage… https://www.daniel-kemp.co.uk/  

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Guest house and Ghost

Originally posted on My significant life:
Since last year December I was doing what I like to do most of the time. It’s like going back to where I belong without thinking any second thoughts. I became a care taker…

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El latido del bosque

Originally posted on Arte y denuncia:
Siempre fue el bosque refugio de ninfas y pastores, morada del amor y albergue de la fantasía. En los claros del bosque danzan los dioses antiguos y en lo más hondo se refugian los…

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Reflected Eyes

Autumn’s breath is now tasting cold Its sharpened winds the bones do scold Chill comes at night as the dark closes fast And memories of summer fade into the past. Calm dreams of days of long hot spells With vibrant … Continue reading

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THE ITALIAN THING

Originally posted on The Writers Desk:
? From Nov. 8th to Dec. 15 you can purchase the Kindle edition of my book “The Italian Thing” for $1.99. I know you will enjoy reading all about our adventures and misadventures during…

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What Is Time?

TIME. ‘In the beginning was the word,’ or, if you are a believer of the big-bang theory, in the beginning, was a cosmic explosion from which we all originated. However, before either of those two occurrences, there was something else … Continue reading

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Sitting Thinking

The wind forgets. It will always forget as it never stays still long enough in one place for a memory to remain. A flame is the same. It flickers as though the memory is a painful one causing distress that … Continue reading

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