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Terry Collett



Booksie Address: http://www.booksie.com/Terry_Collett
Country: United Kingdom
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Favorite book: Ulysses by James Joyce.
Member Since: Apr 3, 2007

Featured Writing

THE POLISH DAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 31, 2008
A guy and a dame.
Tags:poem, guy, dame

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CRAZY WOMAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2008
A CRAZY WOMAN.
Tags:poem, woman, crazy

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THE POET BUKOWSKI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2008
THE POET BUKOWSKI.
Tags:poem, poetry, bukowski

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MARY'S MIXED MEDITATIONS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2008
A GRIL MEDITATIONS ON HER BOYFRIEND AND SUCH MATTERS.
Tags:girl, boy, story, eire, 96

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IT WAS A LONG TREK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 20, 2008
THE TREK TO BABI YAR IN 1941.
Tags:death, poem, 94, murdered, jews, babi, yar

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BECAME MUTE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 20, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN IN A POLISH GHETTO.
Tags:poem, war, world, mute, ghetto, poland, indifferent

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A DIFFERENT KIND OF TALK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2008
A LESSON IN LEARNING BY A TALK.
Tags:poem, beauty, girl, talk, remembered

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COME TO US ANNA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2008
poem to Anna who was murdered at Babi Yar.
Tags:death, poem, life, anna, babi, yar

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SHE KNEW WHAT WAS COMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2008
A WOMAN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Tags:death, poem, life, woman, violence, domestic, booze

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ANNA DIED AT BABI YAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2008
ANNA A JEWISH GIRL WHO DIED AT BABI YAR ALONG SIDE...
Tags:poem, murder, girl, jewish, 94, nazis, anna, -43, babi, yar

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DACHAU AND DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 16, 2008
A MAN REMEMBERS DACHAU.
Tags:death, poem, train, jews, dachau

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DARK HOURS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2008
GRIEF AT NIGHT AND DAYS.
Tags:poem, grief, days, nights

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DEPARTING CHILDREN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
THE DEPARTURE OF CHILDREN AT AUSCHWITZ TO THE GAS CHAMBERS.
Tags:poem, children, genocide, auschwitz

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DEATHS TOO SOON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
AUSCHWITZ AND MEMORIES.
Tags:poem, memorial, deaths, auschwitz

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ETERNAL LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
ETERNAL LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, eternity

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THEY THOUGHT THEY'D LOST HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
THOUGHTS AT THE NEAR DEATH OF A CHILD.
Tags:poem, heart, baby, hopsital, dodgy

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AUTUMN IN NEW YORK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2008
A JAZZMAN'S MEMOIRS OF NEW YORK.
Tags:poem, holiday, york, jazz, 937, 38, billie

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BOOKS AND LOVERS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER BOOK AND LOVERS
Tags:poem, poems, lovers, dylan, thomas, 97

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ASH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2008
memorial, memory.
Tags:poem, memories

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HER ONLY CRIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2008
AGE AND RESPECT.
Tags:poem, respect, age, forgetting

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HER HUSBAND SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, life, wife, said, slavery, husband

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CEILI'S SOMETIME NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF.
Tags:poem, woman, grief, nights

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TESS AND EZRA POUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2008
A GIRL AND HER LOVE OF EZRA POUND.
Tags:love, poem, girl, pound, ezra, pisan, cantos

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PART OF HER WAS DEAD

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2008
A WOMAN COMES TO TERMS WITH LOSING HER LEGS.
Tags:poem, suicide, woman, losing, legs, bomber

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LISA AND NIETSCHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2008
A GIRL BECOME OBSESSED BY NIETSCHE.
Tags:poem, lust, obsessed, books, brain, nietsche

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AND THE LIVING IS EASY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2008
WOMAN AND HER SLAVERY TO A HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, freedom, wife, slave, husband, lazy

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THE NOVICE 1968.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2008
A YOUNG NUN REMEMBERS.
Tags:poem, girl, age, novice, nuns

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WHETHER HE WOULD RETURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2008
A WOMAN MUSES ON HER DEPARTED LOVER.
Tags:poem, gone, lover, return, muses

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HAVE GONE OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2008
A HOUSE AND GARDEN WITH A SECRET.
Tags:death, poem, garden, tulips, housem

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SPECULATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2008
WITNESS OF A KILLING IN WAR.
Tags:death, poem, war, murder, girl, german

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MUSING ON RANDAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2008
A WOMAN AND THE MAN SHE LOVED.
Tags:love, poem, lost

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RING THE ANGELUS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
NUN AND PRAY AND THE SINNER.
Tags:poem, prayer, sinner, nun

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THEY ALL LIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
A GIRLS AND THE LIARS.
Tags:death, poem, girl, liars

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BEWARE OF MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
A MOTHER'S ADVICE TO HER DAUGHTER.
Tags:poem, mother, men, daughter, advice

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IT ALL ENDS HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 1, 2008
A FATHER TALK WITH HIS DAUGHTER.
Tags:death, poem, girl, grave

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ROSA AND GRETA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN REMEMBERS A LOST LOVE.
Tags:love, woman, story, lost, 93, germany, jewsih

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THEY ARE ONLY JEWS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN REMEMBERS.
Tags:death, poem, woman, jewish, holocaust, witness, relate

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WE'RE THE SAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL'S LESSONS IN RACE RELATIONS.
Tags:poem, god, girl, children, race, relarions

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ALL TOO HUMAN SKIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2008
A YOUNG GRIL ENTERS A CONVENT IN 1971.
Tags:poem, skin, nun, convent, 97, edinburgh, humna

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SHE WOULD HAVE HIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER WAYS.
Tags:love, poem, beauty, lust, lost, age

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GOLD TEETH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2008
GOLD TEETH FROM THE DEAD.
Tags:death, poem, teeth, gold, camps, nazis, concentration, jews

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ROSINA AND MATILDA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2008
ROSINA HAD A GHOSTLY VISITOR.
Tags:girl, story, friend, ghost, hanged, toilets

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IT WAS HER BODY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER BODY.
Tags:poem, woman, body, beautiful

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CEILI KNEW ABOUT SUCH THINGS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2008
A YOUNG WOAMN AND HER KNOWLEDGE OF DOMESTIC VIOLINCE.
Tags:poem, man, woman, violence, domectic

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OMAHA BEACH 1944.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
OMAHA BEACH 1944.
Tags:poem, war, beach, cost, lives, 944, omaha

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THE BABY WAS HER FIRST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A CHILD.
Tags:poem, mother, baby, grief

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GEORGE AND HIS DEMONS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
A PAINTER IN PARIS AND HIS LOVES AND FEARS.
Tags:fiction, art, sins, flash, models, prayers, sister, paris

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TO SET THEM FREE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
WOODS AND THERE DEADLY SECRET.
Tags:poem, buried, autumn, girls, woods

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HELL AT RIDGELANDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER YOUTH AND 1963.
Tags:poem, sex, girl, change, 963

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SNOW FELL THAT YEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A YEAR OF SNOW, DEATH AND ABUSE.
Tags:death, poem, abuse, snow

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HE SHALL NOT SEE HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2008
LOSS OF A LOVE.
Tags:love, loss, poem, grief, sea

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THE FIRST TIME THEY KISSED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2008
THE FIRST KISS.
Tags:poem, kiss, 96

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BY PARSON'S POND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2008
A MAN FISHING AND THE THOUGHTS IT BRINGS.
Tags:poem, god, fishing, pond, galaxy

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HER MOTHER DOESN'T.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER MOTHER.
Tags:poem, mother, daughter, dementia, care, age

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ROSINA ON THE BEACH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2008
A MEDIUM AND HER RUINED HOLDAY.
Tags:story, ghosts, beach, medium

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HE HAD NEVER SEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2008
THE HOLOCAUST.
Tags:poem, holocaust, glasses, shoes, victims, bodies

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ROSINA AND HER VISITORS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
A MEDIUM AND HER VISITORS.
Tags:fiction, flash, spirits, dead, medium, visits

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THERE WAS FAITH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
A NUN AND HER ROSARY AND FAITH.
Tags:poem, faith, nun, rosary

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WHO THEY WERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
THE SOMME AND OTHER BATTLEFIELDS.
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, ghosts, somme, battlefields

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TESSA AND TEDDY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN AND HER TEDDY BEAR.
Tags:life, memories, fiction, woman, york, jazz, thoughts, flash, bear, teddy

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THE MIRROR VIEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
A WOMAN'S VIEW IN THE MIRROR.
Tags:poem, mirror, age, looks, inner, greying

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ANNIVERSARY DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A DEATH.
Tags:death, poem, grief, september, remembering

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COME MY FRIEND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 13, 2008
EXISTENTIAL POEM.
Tags:love, poem, god, life, live, care

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SOMEWHERE A PLACE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
A YOUNG AFRICAN-AMERICAN WITNESSES A LYNCHING AND HER...
Tags:love, story, race, nedgro, lynching, mixed

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BEFORE BABY DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF.
Tags:loss, poem, god, funeral, baby, grief, died, before

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THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 11, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS HER PAST.
Tags:poem, memories, age, remembering

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ELSIE AND THE VOICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER VOICE AND MEMORIES.
Tags:memories, woman, men, story, voice, thoughts, madness

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NEVER TELL THEM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2008
SOLDIER AND WAR.
Tags:death, poem, war, truth, blood, vomit, spit

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BIG BAD WOLF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2008
A CHILD AND HER FEARS AND HER TEDDY BEAR.
Tags:poem, child, fears, bear, teddy

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YOU WEAR THE DRESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2008
A WOMAN PREPARES FOR A DATE.
Tags:poem, marriage, woman, wealth, game, date

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CEILI'S NEW DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 8, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LIFE OF ABUSE AND NEW HOPES.
Tags:poem, dawn, man, woman, abuse, hopes, birdsong

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BREAKER OF MEN'S HEARTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 7, 2008
THE ETERNAL BEAUTY OF WOMAN.
Tags:poem, beauty, woman, men, age, images, desires

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SHOCKED TALKING HEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2008
A GIRL IS RAPED WHILE LIFE GOES ON AROUND HER.
Tags:poem, life, man, girl, rape, continues, porch

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COME CLOSER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 5, 2008
DEMENTIA.
Tags:poem, self, lost, dementia, age

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TOO SHY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2008
A YOUNG MAN AND HIS SHYNESS.
Tags:poem, man, woman, missing, shyness

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SHE OFTEN LOOKS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2008
A WOMAN LOOKS AT THE SHIPS THAT SAIL OUT.
Tags:poem, woman, window, sea, sailor, ships

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BLINDFOLDED AND KNEELING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2008
tHE LAST MOMENTS OF LADY LANE GREY.
Tags:death, poem, axe, moments, sounds, execituon

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FREE AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 2, 2008
A WOMAN FINDS FREEDOM FROM A BAD RELATIONSHIP.
Tags:poem, freedom, lies, words, betrayal, barrenness

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GHOSTLY WOODS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 2, 2008
A GHOSTLY WOODS.
Tags:poem, buried, children, ghosts, woods, voices

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JULIA'S NIGHT OUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 1, 2008
A STORY OF TRANSEXUALITY.
Tags:girl, boy, short, story, night, transexuality

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HER PHANTOMS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 31, 2008
A GIRL REMEMBERS ABUSE.
Tags:poem, memories, girl, abuse

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SISTER LUKE AND THE SPOON.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 31, 2008
A NUN AND THE REFECTORY SPOON AND MEMORIES.
Tags:memories, fiction, flash, sisters, nun, soup, spoon

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SANCTUARY DISSOLVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 30, 2008
A YOUNG GIRLS' SEARCH FOR SANCTUARY.
Tags:poem, child, sanctuary, words, hiding, thumps, places

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ALL WARS DISOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 30, 2008
WARS.
Tags:soldiers, death, poem, guns, battles, wars

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SILENCE ABOUT A MURDER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 29, 2008
A WOMAN WRITES HER SELECTIVE MEMOIRS.
Tags:poem, woman, words, thoughts, memoirs, murderm

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MOSE ABRAM

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
A MAN IS CONVERTED AND BACK AGAIN.
Tags:poem, life, sin, man, woman, dark, booze

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HIM AND HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER ABUSIVE HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, hurt, pain, man, woman, power, religion, abuse

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THIS SPRING DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 27, 2008
a SPRING DAY IS NOT WHAT IT SEEMS.
Tags:death, poem, woman, butterflies, flowers, frog, spring

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FUNERAL OF A CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
CHILD'S FUNERAL.
Tags:poem, child, grief

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INSPIRATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
A WOMAN PREFERS HER BOOK TO HER MAN.
Tags:love, poem, man, inspiration, book, lost

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ALWAYS WALKING INTO DOORS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 25, 2008
A WOMAN AND DOMESTIC ABUSE.
Tags:poem, man, woman, punch, bruise, graze

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WHO SHE WAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 25, 2008
A GIRL IS NOT SURE WHO SHE IS.
Tags:poem, mother, heart, girl, mind, illness, mental, uncle

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WHO KISSED WHOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 24, 2008
KISSING CONFUSION.
Tags:poem, passion, hands, lips, hugs, kissing

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PHOTOGRAPH OF A HANGING.(Disturbing photograph,)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
ON A PHOTOGRAPH OF A HANGING.
Tags:poem, boy, jewish, hanging, nazis

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WHERE SHE CAME TO MOURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
THE ROOM WHERE A MOTHER CAME TO MOURN.
Tags:death, poem, child, mourn, sounds, room, moether

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WHICHEVER WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 22, 2008
A girl in a concentration camp.
Tags:death, poem, girl, camp, sight, sound, concentration, scent

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REMEMBERED HIM DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 21, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER HUSBAND'S GHOST.
Tags:poem, woman, dark, light, grief, ghost, husband

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SUMMER CALM

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 19, 2008
A LAKE'S SECRET AND ITS CALMNESS.
Tags:poem, mystery, silence, summer, lake, calmness

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A CHILD'S REST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 18, 2008
A CHILD'S FUNERAL.
Tags:poem, child, rest, coffin

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SHE THOUGHT IT WAS PLAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 16, 2008
A WOMAN IS ALMOST DROWNED BY HER HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, wife, drown, husband, pond

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COOL, GIRL, COOL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 16, 2008
POEM ON LOVE AND LUST.
Tags:love, poem, man, girl, lust

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THE ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 15, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS THE ROOM WHERE SHE WAS ABUSED AS A CHILD.
Tags:childhood, memories, fiction, woman, abuse, flash, room

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DONAL O' SHEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
DONAL O' SHEA AND HIS TIMES.
Tags:poem, girl, moon, drunk, times, irishman

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VALHALLA FOR WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
A MOTHER AGING.
Tags:poem, mother, lost, memory, age

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THE VOYEUR.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
VOYEURISM.
Tags:man, woman, short, story, voyeurism, room

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REMEMBER NOVEMBER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
JFK AND A MEMORY.
Tags:poem, girl, memory, november, jfk, 963

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CAPTURED BY HIS WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LOST LOVE AND LIFE'S GRIMNESS.
Tags:love, poem, man, dark, kids, lost, wife, dim

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HIS LAST KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER LOVER'S LAST KISS.
Tags:poem, memory, kiss, lover, ghostly

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SISTER OF MERCY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
A GIRL SEEKS INTERCESSION.
Tags:love, poem, prayer, sins, judgement, sister, nun

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GEE WHIZZ.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
A PARTY GIRL LIVES IN HOPE.
Tags:love, poem, girl, boy, party, lack

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NOT HER KIND OF DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
WOMAN ON THE BEACH WITH HER HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, sun, wife, hand, wind, husband, beach

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A DIFFERENT KIND OF MAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
A WOMAN KILLS HER HUSBAND.
Tags:love, poem, man, lust, babies, wife, husband

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CEILI AND THE CREEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 10, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECT ON THE MAN SHE'S WITH.
Tags:poem, sex, man, woman, sun, beach, creep, sham

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HOW THE MOON SHONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 10, 2008
A MOTHER REMEMBERS HER BABY'S DEATH.
Tags:death, poem, mother, moon, baby

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WINDOW WATCHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
A WOMAN LOOKS FROM HER WINDOW AND SEES THE WORLD.
Tags:poem, woman, people, moon, window, stars, husband, dresses

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SHE WALKS AMONGST THE DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
AN ELDERLY WOMAN AND HER WORLD.
Tags:death, poem, memories, woman, years, dead

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TIME AGED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
FEARS OF GETTING OLD.
Tags:poem, age, fears

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VISIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
CITIES REPLACING THE COUNTRYSIDE.
Tags:poem, visions, cities, scar, countryside, mar

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SHE'D HAVE HER GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 8, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GOD.
Tags:love, poem, god, woman

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DINE ALONE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 8, 2008
A WOMAN WAITS FOR A YOUNG MAN TO COME.
Tags:poem, alone, man, woman, young, moon, window, dine, hotel

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SHE WAS THE LAST COMPANION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
TWO WOMEN FIND FRINDSHIP IN A SIBERIAN GULAG IN STALIN'S...
Tags:poem, women, companionship, siberia, gulag

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THE STONY MILE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
A MOTHER AND HER DAUGHTER AND THE SUICIDE ON A CLIFF TOP.
Tags:mother, suicide, story, sky, cliff, daughter, beach, top

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HE WILL BETRAY YOUR LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
BETRAYAL IN LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, man, woman, betrayal, kisses

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WHO KILLED THE CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
A CHILD IS KILLED.
Tags:clouds, child, sky, dead, field, poemm, buttercups

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SHE WANTED TO SEE ROME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
AN ELDERLY WOMAN DREAMS OF ROME AND SUCH.
Tags:poem, dogs, travel, dream, park, rome, paris

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LITTLE JACK HORNER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
A MAN WHO DREAMS OF BEING THE NEW JACK THE RIPPER,
Tags:poem, dreams, london, ripper, whores, jack

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HEAVEN AND HELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 5, 2008
A LOVE POEM.
Tags:love, poem, heaven, dark, cold, hell, light, warm, bright

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SHE SAW HER LOVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 5, 2008
A WOMAN SEE HER LOVER WITH ANOTHER.
Tags:love, poem, trust, lost, betrayal, kiss, hugging

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HARD-NOSED BITCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A RUSSINA WOMAN REMEMBERS THE GULAGS.
Tags:poem, child, woman, cold, lost, camps, gulags

Terry_Collett

EVEN NOW SHE STILL HOLDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A GIRL AND HER DOLL WITH ITS MEMORIES.
Tags:poem, memories, girl, words, hurts, father, doll, taunts

Terry_Collett

THE PHOTOGRAPH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A PHOTOGRAPH OF THE HOLOCAUST.
Tags:poem, men, women, children, holocaust, photograph

Terry_Collett

LIKE ONE WAITING FOR DEATH

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD ABUSE.
Tags:poem, childhood, woman, abuse, night, mares

Terry_Collett

SHE THOUGHT SHE WAS DYING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A WOMAN THINKS SHE IS DYING AND THOUGHTS GO THROUGH HER...
Tags:death, poem, life, woman, thoughts, bach, meal, underclothes

Terry_Collett

THEY WERE THE GIRLS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A MAN AND HIS GIRLS AND AGE.
Tags:love, poem, sex, women, age, girls

Terry_Collett

WHERE BABY LIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A MOTHER GRIEVES FOR HER BABY.
Tags:death, poem, mother, moon, baby, stars

Terry_Collett

DEVOTED BRIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A NUN AND HER THOUGHTS.
Tags:poem, life, solitude, christ, nun, cloister

Terry_Collett

AS SHE TURNED OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A WOMAN PONDERS ABOUT LIFE.
Tags:poem, life, woman, night, candle, bed

Terry_Collett

MORE FEMININE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 1, 2008
WOMAN AND HER SENSE OF HER REAL WORTH.
Tags:poem, woman, light, sun, baby, departure, hubby

Terry_Collett

BLACK SUICIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 1, 2008
A AFRICAN AMERICAN GIRL IS RAPED AND COMMITS SUICIDE.
Tags:poem, suicide, girl, american, york, rape, african

Terry_Collett

FALLOUT OF A KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A GIRL AND LOVE AND A KISS FALLOUT.
Tags:love, poem, girl, kiss, fallout

Terry_Collett

DAY'S CONCLUSION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
TWO MAIDS IN 1922 AND THE CONCLUSION OF THE DAY.
Tags:love, story, night, bed, maids

Terry_Collett

TOO AFRAID TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A WOMAN MUSES ON HER LIFE AND GOD.
Tags:poem, god, woman, die, grace, husband, abandoned, lofe

Terry_Collett

GARDEN OF REST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GARDEN.
Tags:poem, woman, rest, dead, garden, husband

Terry_Collett

ON HIS DRINKING NIGHTS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 28, 2008
A DRUNKEN FATHER AND THE FEAR IN INSPIRES.
Tags:poem, fear, mother, kids, father, drunk, nights

Terry_Collett

SHE'D NEVER HOLD THE CHILD AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 28, 2008
A WOMAN REMEBERS THE CHILD SHE LOST.
Tags:loss, poem, mother, memories, baby, grief

Terry_Collett

THE EARLY RISER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
A NUN RISES EARLY FOR ABLUSIONS.
Tags:short, story, shower, nun, bell, chimed

Terry_Collett

HE REMEMBERED PATERSON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
A MAN REMEMBERS A FRIEND LOST IN WAR.
Tags:loss, death, poem, war, memory, soldier

Terry_Collett

HE WANTED ALL THE WOMEN BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
AN OLD MAN WANTS HIS YOUTH BACK.
Tags:poem, life, man, women, regrets, age

Terry_Collett

NO LUCK WITH MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 26, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LIFE WITH MEN.
Tags:love, poem, life, woman, men, years, bruised, watsed

Terry_Collett

AT CLOSE OF DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
THE END OF THE DAY FOR TWO MAIDS IN 1922.
Tags:story, house, rest, evening, maids

Terry_Collett

SONG OF AN EXILE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
A VICTIM OF A CONCENTRATION CAMP AND CHRIST.
Tags:death, poem, christ, camp, victims, concentration

Terry_Collett

OUTCAST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
A WOMAN AND DEPRESSION.
Tags:poem, depression, nothingness, sea, sanity, blindness

Terry_Collett

SHE SENSED THE GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 24, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF FOR THE BABY LOST.
Tags:loss, poem, woman, dark, moods, baby, grief

Terry_Collett

AN AFTER THOUGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 24, 2008
A WOMAN AS AN AFTER THOUGHT ABOUT A MAN IN HER BED.
Tags:poem, man, woman, head, bed, breast

Terry_Collett

A SOLDIER AND THE DYING CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 23, 2008
A soldier carries a dying child in the midst of war.
Tags:dying, loss, poem, war, child, battle, soldier

Terry_Collett

WHO WAS THAT GUY?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 23, 2008
A GIRL KNOWS A SOLDIER BYT CNA'T QUITE PLACE WHERE OR WHEN.
Tags:poem, girl, moon, kiss, party, soldier

Terry_Collett

NELLIE IN THE MORNING ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A MAID AND HER MISTRESS.
Tags:loss, war, story, son, mistress, maid

Terry_Collett

AS GHOSTS WALK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A WOMAN'S ABUSE LIFE AND FEARS.
Tags:poem, life, woman, abuse, ghosts, fears

Terry_Collett

HOW SHE IS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A OLD WOMAN AND HOW SHE IS.
Tags:poem, woman, age, feels, looks, thinks

Terry_Collett

NOTHING MORE THAN BEING DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 21, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER MARRIED LIFE.
Tags:poem, marriage, hurt, pain, cruelty, woman, husband

Terry_Collett

WHEN HER DAUGHTER DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 20, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A DAUGHTER.
Tags:loss, poem, mother, dark, grief, daughter

Terry_Collett

PATSY CLINE SANG.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 19, 2008
A MAN DREAMS OF HIS FAVOURITE SINGER.
Tags:poem, kiss, embrace, singing, patsy, cline

Terry_Collett

MISS PRETTY MUSED ON DEATH & CO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
A WOMEN MUSES ON LIFE AND DEATH.
Tags:death, poem, life, woman, mused

Terry_Collett

EARLY ONE FRIDAY MORNING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
A GIRL AND HER MOTHER AND A REFLECTION ON THEIR LIVES IN...
Tags:love, life, mother, memories, girl, short, story, eire

Terry_Collett

MILLY AND MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
MILLY AND THE MEN IN HER LIFE.
Tags:poem, men, disappointment, milly, idjits

Terry_Collett

PICTURE OF INNOCENCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECT ON HER CHILDHOOD AS SHE GAZES AT HER OWN...
Tags:love, childhood, woman, short, story, innocence, daughter, father

Terry_Collett

YOSEPHINA'S JOURNEY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
A JEWISH GIRLS' JOURNEY TO DEATH.
Tags:poem, girl, train, camp, truck, concentration, jewsih

Terry_Collett

MOVE HER INTO THE SNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 16, 2008
WOMAN WAITING FOR EXECUTION IN SNOW DURING WAR TIME.
Tags:poem, war, woman, snow, wait, execution

Terry_Collett

EDNA'S AWFUL ADVENTURES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 16, 2008
A MAID IN 1922 AND HER MASTER.
Tags:short, story, thoughts, master, maid, advances, touches

Terry_Collett

THE JEWISH GIRL AND THE PHOTOGRAPH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
A GIRL STUDIES A PHOTOGRAPH TO SEE IF IT SHOWS HER MOTHER.
Tags:mother, girl, short, story, lost, photograph, camps, jews

Terry_Collett

DEATH OF THE INNOCENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
DEATH OF INNOCENT CHILDREN.
Tags:death, poem, children, 94, jews, beslen

Terry_Collett

WHO AND WHEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
AN OLD WOMAN REMEMBERS.
Tags:poem, war, child, woman, bombs, remembers

Terry_Collett

BLEW HIM OUT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 14, 2008
A GIRL LOVES AND HATES HER GUY.
Tags:poem, romance, girl, cheating, guy, blew

Terry_Collett

THE HOME RUN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 14, 2008
SOLDIERS RETURN.
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, home, grief, dead, return

Terry_Collett

NO PLACE LIKE HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 13, 2008
A WOMAN RETURNS TO THE PLACE SHE USED TO LIVE AS A CHILD.
Tags:poem, memories, woman, home, returns

Terry_Collett

MYFANWY'S MISERY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 13, 2008
A GRIL'S LIFE OF MISERY.
Tags:poem, misery, life, girl, hurts, wales, pains

Terry_Collett

BERYL'S BABY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 12, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A BABY.
Tags:loss, death, poem, mother, baby, grief

Terry_Collett

IMPARTED WISDOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 12, 2008
An aging woman and her imparted wisdom.
Tags:poem, woman, mind, memory, wisdom, age

Terry_Collett

HELEN'S CANCER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER CANCER.
Tags:poem, woman, cancer, rome, paris

Terry_Collett

LIMITATIONS IN LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
a WOMAN'S ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP.
Tags:love, poem, life, man, woman, abuse

Terry_Collett

PEACEFUL PEOPLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
TWO DEAD SOLDIERS IN RUSSIA IN WW2.
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, russia, ww, dead

Terry_Collett

LOOK UP IN THE SKY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 10, 2008
A woman and her confusion of mind.
Tags:poem, memories, woman, confusion, mind, sky

Terry_Collett

THE SUMMER OF 1938.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 10, 2008
A YOUNG MAN MEETS HIS FORMER TEACHER AND SECRETS ARE...
Tags:murder, mystery, man, teacher, story, 938, incest

Terry_Collett

THE DAY AFTER TODAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 9, 2008
A WOMAN THINKS ON HER LIFE AND THE MAN SHE WANTS TO GO...
Tags:life, woman, short, story, lover, husabnd

Terry_Collett

NEGATED LIFE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 9, 2008
A WOMAN ALLOWS HER LIFE TO BE NEGATED.
Tags:poem, life, man, woman, dull, negated, dim

Terry_Collett

WHAT LYDIA SAID IN 1936.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 8, 2008
A GIRL'S MONOLOGUE ABOUT HER LIFE AND TIMES IN 1936.
Tags:life, girl, 936, monologue, loves

Terry_Collett

WHAT CEILI'S DADDY BROUGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 8, 2008
A GIRLS REMEMBERS HER DADDY AND WHAT HE BROUGHT INTO HER...
Tags:poem, girl, abuse, words, daddy, bruises

Terry_Collett

DELILAH DISHWASH CHEATED THE CHAIR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
AN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN KILLS HER CHEATING MAN AND THEN...
Tags:death, poem, usa, murder, woman, cheat, chair

Terry_Collett

THE RAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
A WOMAN RETURNS TO HER HOME TO FIND IT BURNT DOWN AND HER...
Tags:death, poem, killed, family, west, wild, ranch, burnt, smike

Terry_Collett

MARY KELLY 1888.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
THE LAST KNOWN VICTIM OF JACK THE RIPPER 1888.
Tags:poem, murder, london, ripper, victim, jack, 888

Terry_Collett

DREAMS OF THE DRESSMAKER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 6, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECTS ON THE DEATH OF HER CHILD AND A NEW LOVE.
Tags:love, life, memories, short, story, grief

Terry_Collett

THE BELL OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 6, 2008
DEATH AND THE FEAR OF DYING.
Tags:dying, death, poem, man, toll, bell

Terry_Collett

HANK HORNSLINK AND THE KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 5, 2008
A MAN AND A KISS.
Tags:poem, humour, man, woman, kiss

Terry_Collett

SHE SEEMS TO HAVE CHOSEN THIS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 4, 2008
A WOMAN'S GRIEF ON THE DEATH OF HER CHILD.
Tags:death, poem, child, grief, kiss, coffin

Terry_Collett

THE ICE QUEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 4, 2008
A HEART BREAKING WOMAN.
Tags:poem, woman, cold, icy, heartbreaker

Terry_Collett

ABIGAIL'S GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
A WOMAN LOSES HER BABY.
Tags:loss, poem, woman, baby, grief

Terry_Collett

SHE SAYS SHE LOVES HIM NOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
LOVE AND SOMETIMES ITS CONSEQUENCES.
Tags:love, poem, man, girl, lovelessness, returned

Terry_Collett

THE MATCHBOX GIRL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
A GIRL MAKES MATCHBOXES AT HOME WHEN A PHOTOGRAPHER COMES.
Tags:girl, short, story, london, photographer, 89, matchboxes

Terry_Collett

SHE SELDOM KNOWS YOU NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
AN AGING WOMAN.
Tags:poem, woman, memory, age, sight, failing, hearing

Terry_Collett

PATSY PULSLINGER AND HER TIMES TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 2, 2008
WOMAN AND ABUSIVE MEN.
Tags:poem, woman, men, abuse, die, times

Terry_Collett

DADDY MOGFISH AND HIS SUNSET SPEECH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 2, 2008
FATHER AND HIS DAUGHTER IN USA.
Tags:poem, usa, baby, daughter, wife, daddy, muse

Terry_Collett

CEILI'S WALK ON THE BEACH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
A WOMAN'S WALK ON THE BEACH AND THE THOUGHTS THAT ARISE.
Tags:love, woman, story, betrayal, summer, beach, shoprt

Terry_Collett

DOLLY'S DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
ONE OF THOSE DAYS.
Tags:poem, woman, dark, days, depressing, work, boss

Terry_Collett

BETH IN 1953.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD.
Tags:poem, god, sin, child, daddy, beatings

Terry_Collett

MURIEL'S IF ONLY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 31, 2008
ONE OF THOSE WHAT IF POEMS.
Tags:poem, wife, slave, husband, sunset

Terry_Collett

LILY AND HER BATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 31, 2008
A WOMAN TAKES BATH AND MUSES.
Tags:love, poem, life, woman, thoughts, bath, muses

Terry_Collett

ZACH ZOONY AND HIS GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
A SLOTHFUL MAN AND HIS GOD.
Tags:poem, god, brother, man, slothfulness, preaching

Terry_Collett

IZZY INKSURE ASKED GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
A WOMAN POISONS HER ABUSIVE HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, woman, poison, husband, abusive

Terry_Collett

CHLOE AND CHOCOLATES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
AND WOMAN AND HER CHOCOLATES.
Tags:love, poem, woman, chocolates, sweets, chocoholic

Terry_Collett

THE SUMMER OF YOUTH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 29, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A SUMMER OF HER YOUTH.
Tags:love, loss, romance, youth, short, story, summer, summerhouse

Terry_Collett

LUCY LUSHLIMBS'S SUICIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 29, 2008
A WOMAN'S DEPRESSION.
Tags:poem, depression, suicide, woman, suffer

Terry_Collett

CHILD MISSING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
WHEN A CHILD GOES MISSING THE WORLD TURNS UPSIDE DOWN.
Tags:poem, child, gone, fears, missing, anxiousness

Terry_Collett

MILLY WANTED GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
A GIRL AND GOD AND WHAT SHE WANTED HIM TO BE.
Tags:poem, god, youth, girl, abuse, daddy, nights

Terry_Collett

BERTHA BRIDEBREAK AND THE STILLNESS OF STARS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
A WOMAN MURDERS HER HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, murder, woman, stars, stillness, husband

Terry_Collett

GRACE'S DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 27, 2008
A WOMAN DEBATES WITH HERSELF ABOUT ANOTHER BABY.
Tags:poem, woman, baby, debate

Terry_Collett

THURSDAY TRUANTS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 26, 2008
TWO SCHOOL GIRLS FROM TIPPERARY PLAY TRUNAT FROM SCHOOL.
Tags:fiction, school, flash, girls, nuns, tipperary, truantcy

Terry_Collett

HE SHALL BE HER SECRET LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 26, 2008
A WOMAN'S SECRET LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, passion, lover, secret

Terry_Collett

SHE WANTED TO UNLOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 25, 2008
A YOUNG WOAMN WANTS TO UNDO ALL THAT A BETRAYER HAS TAINTED.
Tags:love, loss, poem, lost, betrayal, tainted, undone

Terry_Collett

SISTER CLARE'S SNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 24, 2008
A NUN MEDITATES OF SNOW.
Tags:poem, childhood, memories, snow, nun

Terry_Collett

SWEET CHOREOGRAPHY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 24, 2008
SYMBOLISTIC POEM.
Tags:death, poem, child, dance, angel, artless, choreography

Terry_Collett

HER FATHER HAD A WICKED EYE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 23, 2008
GIRL'S REMEMBERANCE OF ABUSE.
Tags:poem, girl, abuse, kiss, remembers

Terry_Collett

BRAVE SOLDIERS THESE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 23, 2008
BRAVE SOLDIERS.
Tags:soldiers, death, poem, war, lies, politicians

Terry_Collett

I WOULD HAVE HER LOVED NOT BRUISED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 22, 2008
ONE OF THOSE IF ONLY POEMS.
Tags:poem, woman, abused, bruised, unsafe

Terry_Collett

ZACHARIAH MULDOON AND HIS DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 21, 2008
BIBLE THUMPER AND THE SINNER.
Tags:poem, sad, sin, girl, preacher

Terry_Collett

ALICE'S MOON GAZING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 21, 2008
ALICE'S MOON GAZING.
Tags:poem, woman, violence, moon, domestic

Terry_Collett

DOLLY'S DROWNING

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 20, 2008
A GIRL DROWNS.
Tags:death, poem, girl, sky, sea, drowns

Terry_Collett

A THOUGHT AT TEATIME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 20, 2008
A MAID IS FACED WITH THE TEMPTATION OF MURDERING HER...
Tags:murder, story, thought, temptation, lady, maid

Terry_Collett

DANCE BALLERINA DANCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 19, 2008
Paris in 1880s ballerinas, sex, love, lust,
Tags:love, sex, short, story, paris, ballet

Terry_Collett

SUE'S SECRET SELF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 19, 2008
A WOMAN FINDS HER INNER SELF AND PEACE.
Tags:poem, self, men, peace, hurts, inner, pains

Terry_Collett

JACKSON JOSHWHITE AND THE WINKING MAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A MAN HAS A MEETING WITH AN OLD MAN WHO KNOWS WHO KILLED...
Tags:poem, murder, jfk, lbj, oswald, 963

Terry_Collett

SALLY AND HER NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A WOMAN HATES NIGHTS.
Tags:poem, man, thoughts, lights, nights, hates

Terry_Collett

MAGDALENE, MARTHA AND THE CRUCIFIED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
THE TWO SCHOOLGIRLS ARE IN MADGALENE'S BEDROOM ONE SUNDAY...
Tags:fiction, thoughts, christ, flash, passions, girls, crucifix

Terry_Collett

WHAT TESSA DID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A GIRL'S FALL FROM GRACE.
Tags:death, poem, girl, baby, pregnant, mistreated, loses

Terry_Collett

WHAT GRAN SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 17, 2008
WHAT GRAN SAID.
Tags:death, poem, aged, viewpoint

Terry_Collett

THE HOLE IN THE WALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 17, 2008
A PEEPING TOM LOOKS THOUGH A HOLE IN A BATHROOM WALL.
Tags:poem, man, looking, wall, girls, hole, bathing

Terry_Collett

THE BOYS THAT CAME BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 16, 2008
SOLDIER BOYS WHO CAME BACK WITH TALES AND FEARS AND...
Tags:poem, war, boys, tales, girls

Terry_Collett

WHAT LILY DID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL COMMITS SUICIDE AFTER BEING RAPED.
Tags:death, poem, mother, suicide, night, rape, fears

Terry_Collett

EMILY GIGHT IN LOVE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A GIRL IMAGINES SHE IS IN LOVE.
Tags:love, sex, girl, boy, story, imnagination

Terry_Collett

ALL FOR ONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A WOMAN WHO IS OCCUPIED BY TWENTY-THREE PERSONAILTIES.
Tags:poem, woman, people, madness

Terry_Collett

A DIFFERENT GIRL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
LOVE POEM.
Tags:poem, girl, eyes, gaze

Terry_Collett

FORMER LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 14, 2008
A sighting of a former lover.
Tags:poem, lost, mood, lover, sighting

Terry_Collett

NATASHA'S NIGHTMARE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 13, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN'S RECURRING NIGHTMARE.
Tags:poem, fear, child, woman, nightmare, daddy, bear, teddy

Terry_Collett

WHERE LISA LIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 12, 2008
A VISITATION TO A GRAVE.
Tags:poem, humour, sad, girl, grave, lover, visitation

Terry_Collett

POLLY AND THE END OF THE DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 12, 2008
POLLY AND SUSIE SNUGGLE DOWN IN BED AFTER A LONG DAY AS...
Tags:story, dream, talk, bed, maids, nighttime

Terry_Collett

POLLY AND THE MEETING OF HEARTS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 11, 2008
A MAID AND HER MISTRESS.
Tags:war, short, story, london, son, mistress, maid

Terry_Collett

WHERE MY BABY GAVE UP GHOST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 10, 2008
A POEM OF MOURNING.
Tags:loss, poem, baby, grief, mourning

Terry_Collett

THE ONE HE LOVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 10, 2008
LOVE POEM BUT UNREQUITED.
Tags:love, poem, beauty, unrequited, sun, painting

Terry_Collett

NONE KNEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL ABUSED AND KILLED BY PARENTS.
Tags:poem, child, dark, cold, killed, parents, room, abused

Terry_Collett

POLLY AND THE TRUTH

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
THE BUTLER KNOWS SOMETHING ABOUT THE MAID.
Tags:lies, short, story, deceit, truth, maid, butler

Terry_Collett

JUMPING JACK FLASH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
SERIAL KILLER BROUGHT TO TRIAL.
Tags:death, poem, murder, serial, killer, sea, blackbags

Terry_Collett

THEY SAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 8, 2008
THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME 20,000 BRITSH...
Tags:poem, killed, battle, somme, mwn

Terry_Collett

NEVER AGAIN WHOLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 7, 2008
LOVE LOST.
Tags:love, poem, lost, grief, emptiness

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ALICE'S GRAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 7, 2008
A vistation of a grave.
Tags:poem, humour, grave, alice, underground

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POLLY'S AFTERNOON SORROW.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 6, 2008
POLLY THE MAID HEARS SAD NEWS.
Tags:war, sorrow, short, story, kitchen, maid

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A PLACE TO MOURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 5, 2008
GRIEF AND A PLACE TO MOURN.
Tags:death, poem, baby, mourn, room, cot

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THAT ASPECT GONE NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 5, 2008
A WOMAN POISONS HER HUSBAND.
Tags:poem, woman, poison, husband

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SONYA'S PLIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 4, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN AND HER WORLD OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Tags:poem, man, woman, violence, domestic, stars, nightingale

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YOUNG NANCY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 4, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL BECOMES A NUN.
Tags:poem, sex, men, girl, desires, nun, wanton

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POLLY IN HIDING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 3, 2008
Polly hides from the butler as she looks out for Master...
Tags:story, house, maids, master, butler

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MIRIAM REMEMBERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 2, 2008
MIRIAM REMEMBERS ASPECT OF HER LIFE AND HER SON.
Tags:death, poem, jesus, mary, nights

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THE LETTER (STORY)

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 31, 2007
A LETTER BY A MISSTRESS CAUSES ANXIETY.
Tags:story, affair, wife, letter, maid, husabnd

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FAREWELL OLD YEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 31, 2007
GOODBYE TO AN OLD YEAR.
Tags:love, poem, memories, lost, year, gained

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CLARA ON EASTSIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 30, 2007
A YOUNG WOMAN AND RAPE.
Tags:poem, mother, woman, rape, dead, eastside

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WASHINGTON DULBRIGHT'S DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 30, 2007
A VETERAN SOLDIER UTTERS TRUTH.
Tags:poem, war, lies, government, soldier

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IT IS NOT NOW WHAT LOVE WOULD TELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 29, 2007
A SYMBOLISTIC POEM.
Tags:love, death, poem, rage, lost

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HER OWN SWEET WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 29, 2007
a YOUNG WOMAN DRIVEN TO KILL OR MAIM.
Tags:poem, anger, man, woman, deciet, knifed

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MOLLY THE JOLLY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
WHAT A FUN LOVING GIRL COULD DO BUT OUGHT NOT TO DO.
Tags:poem, sex, fun, wine, teachers, grades, gril

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BETRAYED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
BETRAYAL LEADING TO A SUICIDE.
Tags:poem, man, woman, lies, betrayal, mistresses

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MOLLY MAGVIN'S GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
A MOTHER'S GRIEF FOR A DEAD BABY.
Tags:loss, poem, mother, baby, grief

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UNCERTAINTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
A RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TWO WOMEN IN 1890s Paris.
Tags:love, death, lesbian, story, paris, 89, ballet

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GRACE'S EVENING STARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
LOST LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, lost, grief

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MILLY THE SILLY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
A girl and her insanity.
Tags:poem, insanity, abuse, madness, real, milly

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CEILI'S DYING DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 24, 2007
A YOUNG WOMAN SLOWLY DIES.
Tags:drugs, dying, poem, abuse, booze

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CEILI'S SATURDAY NIGHT FIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 24, 2007
A WOMAN AND FAMILY AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Tags:poem, violence, kids, wife, domestic, fights, saturday

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UNREQUITED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 23, 2007
A WOMAN'S UNREQUITED LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, unrequited, unloved, undone

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THEY'LL SAY THAT GOD HAD NEED OF HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 23, 2007
GRIEF AT THE DEATH OF A SIX YEAR OLD GIRL.
Tags:death, poem, god, angels, girl, grief

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SOMME REMEMBERED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 22, 2007
REMEMBERENCE OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME 1916.
Tags:death, poem, war, men, somme

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THE DESERTED BEACH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 21, 2007
tHE DESERTED BEACH AND THE OLD FOLK.
Tags:poem, age, sea, tide, beach, surf

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THE DIMMED STAR OF BETHLEHEM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 20, 2007
A woman's unmerry christmas.
Tags:poem, violence, kids, christmas, domestic, unhappy

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ADORATION OF CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 19, 2007
ADORATION OF BEAUTY.
Tags:love, poem, beauty, woman, adoration

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CEILI'S PSALM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 19, 2007
A young woman's psalm.
Tags:love, poem, god, woman, lost, grace

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CEILI'S DAMNED LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 17, 2007
A LETTER REVEALS ALL ABOUT CHILDHOOD SECRETS.
Tags:poem, childhood, secrets, stolen, letter

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NELLIE'S CHORES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 17, 2007
Nellie the maid at work in the kitchen in 1922.
Tags:fiction, short, story, england, kitchen, maid

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THE CHILDREN ON THE BEACH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 16, 2007
ON GAZING AT AN OLD PHOTOGRAPH OF CHILDREN ON A BEACH.
Tags:poem, children, sea, tide, ages, beach

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EDNA AND THE DEADMAN'S ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 14, 2007
A MAID CLEANS A DEAD MAN'S ROOM.
Tags:short, story, house, england, maid

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GHOSTLY TRENCHES

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 14, 2007
THE ANNUAL GATHERING OF DEAD SOLDIERS AT CHRISTMAS IN THE...
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, ghosts, trenches, dead

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CEILI'S CHILDHOOD DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 13, 2007
A GIRL REFLECTS ON HER PARENTS.
Tags:poem, childhood, girl, parents, loveless

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DUTY BOUND.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 12, 2007
Nellie the maid on one day in 1922.
Tags:fiction, domestic, flash, england, maids, duties

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YES, THAT'S MY SON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 11, 2007
A mother grieves her dead soldier son.
Tags:poem, war, mother, grief, dead, soldier

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DEATH'S COMPANY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 11, 2007
POEM, MEMORIES OF A MOTHER'S PASSING.
Tags:death, poem, mother, memories, company, items

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LAST CHANCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 10, 2007
MOTHER'S LAST CHANCE TO HOLD HER DEAD CHILD.
Tags:poem, mother, baby, grief, hospital, dead

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CEILI'S QUESTIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 10, 2007
A woman considers leaving her husband.
Tags:poem, leaving, husband, blues, taking

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SHE GAZED OUT TO SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 9, 2007
A WOMAN'S HUSBAND LOST AT SEA.
Tags:poem, lost, sea, husband, drowned

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AS IF IT WERE YESTERDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 8, 2007
Love discovered over the years between two cousins.
Tags:love, hate, story, historic, cousins, 88

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IT WAS LOVE THAT CAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 8, 2007
THE JOY AND DANGER OF LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, hurt, pain, man, woman, joy, deceit

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MEMORIES OF FORMER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 7, 2007
A woman reflects on her youth.
Tags:poem, memories, woman, days, thoughts, drying, former

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GREAT WAR BATTLEFIELD 2007.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
THE SOMME BATTLEFIELD 2007.
Tags:death, poem, war, men, remembrance, somme

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CEILI'S BLUES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
A woman with a rock and roll heart has her say.
Tags:poem, woman, heart, deep, south, rock, roll, ill-treated

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CEILI'S WHISPERED WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 5, 2007
A woman's ill-treatment and memories.
Tags:poem, hurt, memories, woman, abuse, feel

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AS IF IT WASN'T SHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 5, 2007
A woman is haunted by her rape.
Tags:poem, memories, woman, rape, distressed

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COUNTING STARS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 4, 2007
GLASGOW ON A SATURDAY NIGHT IN 1947.
Tags:poem, child, drunk, drink, glasgow, 947

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CEILI'S DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 4, 2007
A young woman's woes.
Tags:love, poem, life, girl, lost, husband

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REMEMBER THESE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 3, 2007
Remembrance of children of the concentration camps.
Tags:death, poem, children, camps, concentration

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HER LETTER FOUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 3, 2007
A man finds a letter by his wife.
Tags:poem, anger, man, violence, wife, letter

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MOTHER'S MADNESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 1, 2007
a CHILD REFLECT ON HIS MOTHER'S MADNESS.
Tags:poem, mother, boy, madness, abused

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SEA'S SWEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
Witnessing the drowning of mother and child.
Tags:poem, mother, child, memory, ago, sea, witness

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EVELYN'S WAIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
A young woman waits for her lover wondering if he will...
Tags:woman, story, lover, waiting, town, seaside, 89

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HE WILL NOT WAKE HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 29, 2007
Sleeping girl and her admirer.
Tags:death, poem, beauty, lost, sleep, admiration

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DUTIES AT DUSK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 28, 2007
Two nuns prepare the ground for burial at dusk.
Tags:short, story, nuns, dusk, burial, duties, digging

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SOMETIMES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 28, 2007
Thought while laying in bed.
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, world, thoughts, trenches

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JODIE'S PUBERTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 27, 2007
A YOUNG GIRL'S PUBERTY AND DARK SECRETS.
Tags:darkness, girl, short, story, secrets, puberty

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ELLIE'S LAMENTATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
A mother's grief for her dead child.
Tags:poem, mother, lost, baby, grief

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SISTER LUCY'S DEPARTURE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
A nun's deparure for Rome brings sadness to another.
Tags:love, story, england, rome, nuns, departure, shorty

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SACRIFICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
On love and lust.
Tags:love, poem, sex, lust, kiss, greed

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SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 25, 2007
A young girl meditates on revenge.
Tags:revenge, girl, short, story, england, 89

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GRACE'S PAINTING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 25, 2007
Grace's musings on her painting.
Tags:memories, fiction, women, art, flash, desires

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POEM OF GRIEF.( I miss you)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 24, 2007
A poem of grief.
Tags:love, loss, poem, lost, grief

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HE LOVES TO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 23, 2007
A MAN'S DAYS OF DRINK AND WOMEN.
Tags:poem, man, women, york, london, drink, paris

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REMEMBERING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
memories of a child in 1930's Dublin.
Tags:poem, memories, children, 93, dublin

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FORMER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
CITY NIGHTS AND BRIGHTS LIGHTS.
Tags:poem, women, night, lights, city, drunks, drinks

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DARKLY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 21, 2007
Depression from grief.
Tags:love, death, poem, depression, grief, gone

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BORED WIVES AND LOVERS.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 21, 2007
WIVES, HUSABNDS AND LOVERS.
Tags:love, sex, story, lovers, husbands, wives

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ANOTHER DAY MAYBE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 20, 2007
A woman's plans are changed.
Tags:fiction, man, woman, flash, leave, decisions, taking

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INSIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 20, 2007
Life and its changes.
Tags:death, poem, life, changes, philosophies

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EVER SINCE THE RAPE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 19, 2007
Rape and its consequences.
Tags:poem, memories, woman, rape, fears

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THE CRUCIFIED LOVERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 19, 2007
Two lovers experience love in total.
Tags:love, poem, emotions, lovers, crosses

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SHE WANTED TO BE WHOLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 18, 2007
An abused woman seeks love and finds none.
Tags:poem, abuse, domestic, violent, lostness

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MEMORIAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 17, 2007
MEMORIAL FOR THOSE KILLED IN WARS.
Tags:soldiers, poem, wars, deaths, crosses

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LOVE SHE NEVER KNEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
A young woman's lack of real love.
Tags:love, poem, hate, kiss, thumps, constrasts

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FOR LOVE ALONE CAN SAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
Love and its absence and its power.
Tags:love, poem, sex, tides, wombs

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EASTER SUNDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
A nun's memories on Easter Sunday.
Tags:memories, fiction, flash, easter, fears, charity, nuns

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HOLY SATURDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 15, 2007
A nun's memories on Holy Saturday.
Tags:death, memories, cruelty, fiction, madness, flash, nuns, convent

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DIFFERENT DESTINATIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 14, 2007
A soldiers death.
Tags:death, poem, birds, flying, soldier

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NEVER BE ASHAMED OR FEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 14, 2007
POEM OF LOVE.
Tags:love, poem, trust, passion

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D-DAY BEACHES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 13, 2007
In memory of those who died on the D-Day beaches.
Tags:death, poem, war, slaughter, beaches, d-day

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GOOD FRIDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 13, 2007
A nun's Good Friday with memories that haunt.
Tags:memories, fiction, ghosts, flash, nuns, friday

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AND YOU TOO COULD KNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
LOVE POEM.
Tags:love, poem, life, power

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MAUNDY THURSDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
A nun's musings on Maundy Thursday on her past life.
Tags:love, loss, death, fiction, flash, nun, thursday, maundy

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LIMITATIONS TO LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 11, 2007
The limitations of love in a negative relationship.
Tags:love, poem, violence, lost, domestic

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ONCE AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A nagative relationship and its consequences.
Tags:poem, violence, abuse, domestic

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REQUIEM PACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A FUNERAL LEAVE TAKING.
Tags:death, poem, pain, funeral, grief

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FINAL THINGS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A condemned woman's final moments.
Tags:death, woman, story, sentence, moments

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I WANT TO FACE THE SKY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
consequences of a rape.
Tags:drugs, poem, life, depression, rape

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WHAT IS THIS THING CALLED LOVE?

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
A nun falls in love with a priest.
Tags:love, story, decisions, priest, nun, convent

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CAN WE HAVE HIM BACK NOW?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
For those who have lost sons in war.
Tags:soldiers, loss, poem, war, grief, sons

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SHE LOVES HIM NOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
A WOMAN CRUELY DECIDES TO BE LOVELESS.
Tags:love, poem, negative

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SHE HAS LOVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
love poem,
Tags:love, poem

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AND HAVING INTO HER GREEN EYES GAZED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 7, 2007
A lover's realization that his love loves him not.
Tags:love, poem, lost, realization

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ASH WEDNESDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 7, 2007
A nun's Ash Wednesadyand the memories.
Tags:sin, memories, fiction, flash, nun, ash, wednesady

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LOVE'S FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 6, 2007
LOVER'S LOSS.
Tags:love, loss, death, poem, coffin

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SOLDIERS RETURNED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
RETURN OF THE DEAD SOLDIERS.
Tags:soldiers, poem, war, dead

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SHROVE TUESDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
A nun's midday meal and thoughts.
Tags:memories, fiction, flash, nuns, pna, cakes, shrove, tuesday

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WHERE ARE THE REST WHO CAME?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
Victims of war.
Tags:soldiers, loss, poem, war, lost, killed, kill

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GALLERY BLUES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 4, 2007
A visit to an art gallery causes a lover's blues.
Tags:poem, beauty, art, lover, captured, monet

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BLUE MONDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 2, 2007
A glimpse of a nun's morning.
Tags:memories, fiction, flash, morning, nun, monday

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NO ONE KNEW HOW THE CHILD DROWNED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 2, 2007
A CHILD DROWNS UNNOTICED.
Tags:poem, child, sea, drowning, unnoticed, careless

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ELIZA AND BETH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 1, 2007
Two girls meet and a friendship develops.
Tags:love, story, girls, lesbianism

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LETTERS HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 1, 2007
LIES IN LETTERS HOME.
Tags:love, poem, home, lies, lost, letters

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VAN GOGH'S GRAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 31, 2007
VAN GOGH'S GRAVE.
Tags:grave, haiku, van, gogh

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GAUGUIN'S ART.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 30, 2007
Haiku on Art.
Tags:soul, art, haiku, gauguin

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NO WARS ARE OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 22, 2007
WARS AND WHAT FOLLOWS.
Tags:loss, death, poem, wars, grieving, warriors

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SONYA REMEMBERED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 21, 2007
A girl remembers her grandmother in Soviet Russia.
Tags:poem, lost, hopes, grandmother, sonya, purges

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WOUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
hAIKU, loss, baby, grief
Tags:loss, baby, grief, haiku

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FAREWELL NOTE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
A woman's farewell note to her husband.
Tags:love, poem, lost, wife, husband, notem

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DREAMS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
DREAMS AND THEIR UNREALITY.
Tags:dreams, haiku, unreal

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SO IT ALL BEGAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 19, 2007
The coming of Nazism.
Tags:poem, fears, 933, jews, nazism

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AGE AND TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 19, 2007
AGE AND TIME.
Tags:age, haiku

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DEATH CAMP 1944.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 18, 2007
DACHAU CONCENTRATION CAMP 1944.
Tags:death, poem, camps, jews, 944, dachau

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SONYA'S GRANDFATHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 18, 2007
SONYA'S GRANDFATHER AND HIS DISAPPEARENCE.
Tags:poem, 936, grandfather, sonya, gulags, ussr

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SONYA'S HIDE AND SEEK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A young woman hides from the man she fears.
Tags:fear, man, woman, story, seek, hide

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THE SECRET LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A maid watches her mistress write a letter.
Tags:poem, sun, letter, secret, mistress, maid

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SUSIE'S MISSED CHANCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A girl's missed chance to dump her creep of a boyfriend.
Tags:poem, girl, chance, creep, elbow, missed

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CHILD'S SPIRIT HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 16, 2007
A WOMAN'S NEW LOVER AND MORE.
Tags:love, poem, child, lover

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ALL ALONG THE LINE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 16, 2007
Ghostly soldiers sing.
Tags:soldiers, poem, wars, sing, ghostly

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TO KEEP ETERNAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 15, 2007
LOVE POEM.
Tags:love, poem, passion, eternal

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ORDINARY BOYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 15, 2007
SOLDIERS AND WAR.
Tags:poem, war, fears, boys, nightmares

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PRECIOUS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
LOST LOVE.
Tags:love, lost, haiku

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ONCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
A bullying husband.
Tags:poem, sex, lust, wife, husband, bullying

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YOUNG CHARLOTTE'S COT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
Ghostly images and a cot.
Tags:poem, baby, grief, night, ghost, cot

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LATTER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 12, 2007
A woman's life with a violent man.
Tags:poem, pain, man, woman, violence, gun

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WHAT LISA SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 11, 2007
A elderly woman remembers.
Tags:dying, death, poem, age

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ABEL REMEMBERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 11, 2007
A man remembers a concentration camp.
Tags:poem, leaves, burning, camps, concentration, jews

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TIME'S TICK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 10, 2007
A man's grief for lost love.
Tags:love, poem, man, girl, lost, grief

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SAZZ AND JAZZ.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 10, 2007
Sazz and her lust for live and jazz.
Tags:death, poem, life, girl, jazz, sazz

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THEY HAVE LAID FLOWERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 9, 2007
Funeral of a young girl.
Tags:poem, funeral, faith, girl, doubt, prayers

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SIGN OF THE CROSS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 9, 2007
A young nun and prayer.
Tags:poem, nun, cross, sign, pryaer

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DEATH'S SURE TOUCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 8, 2007
A soldier's breakdown.
Tags:death, poem, war, sex, wife, soldier, damage, gi

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THROW OF A DICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 7, 2007
A girl lived in hope and died of dope.
Tags:death, poem, girl, hopes, dope

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PAY BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 7, 2007
A woman's pay back on her violent partner.
Tags:poem, revenge, man, woman, pay

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IT WAS AS IF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 6, 2007
Unequality in a relationship.
Tags:poem, man, woman, relationship, violence

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BABY'S DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
A woman's thoughts on a lost child.
Tags:loss, poem, depression, baby

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FOR WHAT?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
A woman's perspective of her husband.
Tags:poem, cruelty, violence, wife, domestic

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DEAD END.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
What bullying can lead to.
Tags:death, poem, suicide, bath, bullying

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WAIT AND SEE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
a woman has her say about men.
Tags:love, poem, sex, man, woman, lack

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MURKY RIVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 3, 2007
The effects of a control freak.
Tags:poem, suicide, girl, river, freak

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DAISY'S WORLD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 3, 2007
An elderly woman'a perspective of the her world.
Tags:poem, men, women, age

Memory Choked

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 2, 2007
A memory sickens.
Tags:poem, memory, sickens, washroon

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HAPPINESS BREED

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 2, 2007
A girl celebrates freedom from cruelty and fears.
Tags:poem, childhood, cruelty, freedom, celebration

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A WOMAN'S WORLD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 1, 2007
Some woman's world.
Tags:poem, violence, domestic, fears, bruises, kicks

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SENSELESS DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 29, 2007
A GIRL IS SENSELESSLY KILLED.
Tags:death, poem, murder, girl, moon

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NO OTHER WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 29, 2007
Aan in a rage kills his partner.
Tags:poem, man, woman, rage, kills

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WHAT DIXIE SAID IN 1957.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 28, 2007
A woman relates her past life of abuse and near madness.
Tags:child, darkness, fiction, woman, abuse, flash, fears

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DARKEST DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 27, 2007
A child's funeral.
Tags:loss, poem, funeral, child

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PRISONER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 27, 2007
A child prisoner.
Tags:poem, child, hidden, abused

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A MORNING IN LEICESTER SQUARE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 25, 2007
Two girls and their relationship.
Tags:memories, story, girls, leicester, square

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SHE LIKED TO SING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 25, 2007
The woman who sang.
Tags:poem, woman, men, joy, blues, sing

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MAKE MY DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
Gun revenge.
Tags:death, revenge, fiction, gun, accident, flash

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FRAILTY OF FLESH AND BONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
A lover's thoughts at the death of another.
Tags:love, death, poem, lost, thoughts, coffin

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UNSENT LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
AN UNSENT LETTER.
Tags:love, poem, died, letter, expressed, unsent

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SWEET JANE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 20, 2007
Insanity in a young girl.
Tags:poem, young, girl, insanity, abuse

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DIFFERENT VIEWS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A different view point between two sides.
Tags:poem, hell, dreams, christ, differences

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VERONICA'S WISHFUL THINKING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A woman thinks of her life and where it's going.
Tags:fiction, man, woman, night, jazz, flash, scotch

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WHAT DORIS SAID IN 1918.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A woman looks back on her life in 1918.
Tags:war, story, london, remembering, maids

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NO SECOND FIDDLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A non nonsense girl gives her guy the push.
Tags:poem, man, girl, push, cheat

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THE HOUSE IS EMPTY NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 18, 2007
A MAN REFLECTS ON HIS LOVE'S DEATH.
Tags:loss, poem, house, empty, echoe

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AND THEN SHE HAD GONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 18, 2007
A mother's fear when her baby goes missing.
Tags:poem, baby, missing, pram

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BELSEN 1945.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 16, 2007
Belsen concentration camp 1945.
Tags:death, poem, camp, 94, belsen, jews

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HOLLOW ECHO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 15, 2007
A lover wanders and thinks of a lost love.
Tags:love, poem, lost, walk, sea

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ALMOST BUT NOT QUITE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 14, 2007
A woman wonders whether to murder her husband.
Tags:murder, story, mind, wife, husband, pillow

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BABY'S SMILE TOMORROW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 13, 2007
A woman'a grief for a lost baby.
Tags:poem, mother, baby, grief, cot

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LOST GIFTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
A man's dying wishes.
Tags:death, poem, lost, gifts

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THEY NEVER SAW IT THAT WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
Who decides who will die and live in war.
Tags:death, poem, war, structure, class

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SHE WOKE HIM FROM HIS SLEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
She woke him from his sleep In her bed. She’d keep...
Tags:love, poem, lost, sleep

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WOMEN AND SUCH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 11, 2007
Two perspective of women and their worth.
Tags:value, women, story, worth, greatness

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WHAT IRIS SAID IN 1914.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 11, 2007
A maid reflects on her past and present life in 1914.
Tags:loss, war, story, fears, maid

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SISTERLY LOVE IN NEW YORK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 8, 2007
TWO SISTERS ARGUE OVER A MAN.
Tags:love, hate, story, york, sisters

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SOME DAY HER PRINCE WILL COME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 8, 2007
A young woman hopes her man will come.
Tags:poem, man, girl, dreams, hopes

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FUNNY HOW GIRLS FALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 7, 2007
How girls sometimes choose the wrong guy.
Tags:poem, relationships, girls, abusive

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FOR CRYING OUT LOUD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 7, 2007
A woman's grief after losing her baby.
Tags:loss, poem, crying, baby, grief

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NOT THESE THE LIPS THAT NEVER KISSED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 6, 2007
LIVE FOR THE DAY COME WHAT MAY.
Tags:poem, life, hope, live

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CAUGHT BETWEEN HALF LIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 5, 2007
Miss Pretty's dream.
Tags:death, poem, desire, dream, fears

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HIDDEN AND UNHIDDEN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 4, 2007
A child's perspective on cruelty.
Tags:child, cruelty, fiction, flash, hidden, fears, unhidden

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UNKNOWN VISITATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 3, 2007
The loss of mind with age.
Tags:loss, poem, lost, memory, age

Terry_Collett

FUNNY WHAT FLOWERS CAN DO TO A DAME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 2, 2007
What flowers can do to a woman.
Tags:anger, fiction, woman, frustration, flash, flowers, irises

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HARRY'S LOVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 2, 2007
A love song.
Tags:love, poem, star, hope, light, sea

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AN OFFICE SCENE IN NEW YORK 1926.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 31, 2007
A young woman wants her life back.
Tags:life, story, york, jazz

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CEILI AND THE SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 30, 2007
A young woman reflects on her coming death.
Tags:death, poem, sea, beach, depths

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WOULD BE MOTHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 30, 2007
A woman waits anxiously to be a mother.
Tags:poem, depression, mother, baby, hopes, waiting

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THE REMAINS OF A DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 29, 2007
A girl's expression of depression.
Tags:poem, depression, night, hurts, hidden

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SUZY'S WINTER MORNING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 29, 2007
A girl's early morning blues of winter.
Tags:sex, girl, story, boys, college, girls, 96

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WHAT ADA SAID THE DAY SHE DROWNED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 28, 2007
A woman's last day in Victorian London.
Tags:depression, story, rejection, london, maid

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DAYBREAK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 27, 2007
TWO WOMEN AND THEIR NIGHT TOGETHER.
Tags:love, dawn, women, story, night, bed

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LAST NIGHT YOU DREAMED SOMEBODY LOVED YOU.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 27, 2007
You enter the coins into the machine and a ticket is...
Tags:love, lust, story, abuse, london, madness

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JACK AND JILL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 25, 2007
Jack and his sister Jill wait for the artist to go so...
Tags:brother, fiction, flash, artist, sister, 89

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CHILD'S PLAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 24, 2007
A child's dark secret.
Tags:fiction, house, secrets, flash, girls

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REQIUEM FOR BELLA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
A young girl mourns her dead child.
Tags:death, poem, funeral, baby, grief

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MEMOIR OF LIONEL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
A woman's reflection on the death of the man she loved.
Tags:love, loss, fiction, grief, flash

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ALL IN THE LINE OF DUTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
Edna knocked at Mr Topdraw’s door; waited for the reply...
Tags:life, story, work, maids

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NOT TO HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
A girl's realisation of her molestation.
Tags:poem, girl, rape, unreality

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THE DAY CLARA JUMPED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
A woman jumps after being betrayed.
Tags:fiction, woman, betrayal, flash, jumper

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Myfanwy Price And Her Dark Dreams Of 1959.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
Myfanwy Price plopped in the armchair; sipped at her...
Tags:love, life, fiction, girl, flash, wales

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DEED DONE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A young girl shoots the man who molested her for years.
Tags:revenge, fiction, flash, killing, molestation

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HARRY'S SLEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A man's desire for endless sleep.
Tags:love, death, poem, wish, lost, grief

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SHALL I BRING HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A young man's indecision on a possible date.
Tags:poem, humour, indecision

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THE HOLLOW WHISPER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
A woman revisits the cot her baby died in.
Tags:death, poem, baby, grief

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HARRY'S LAMENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
A man's lament for a love who died.
Tags:love, death, poem, lost, hospital

Terry_Collett

Gary Gelshop Got Lucky.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
Gary Gelshop got lucky. Gary married his schooldays...
Tags:love, poem, murder, hate, jealousy, betrayal

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ONE OF THOSE DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
A young woman's day of depression.
Tags:depression, dark, days, memorie

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WAITING ( HAIKU)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
ABORTION FROM THE BABIES ASPECT.
Tags:death, baby, abortion, haiku

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WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
A married woman meets her lover in Dublin.
Tags:love, passion, lesbianism

Terry_Collett

WHAT MAY FLOWERS SAID IN 1912.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 17, 2007
A young woman's story of her life and love.
Tags:love, story, historic, maid, titanic, ladys, lesbianism

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YOOTHA YITMAN'S DREAM ON WAKING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
Yootha Yitman, wife of Yancey, Kissed her baby’s...
Tags:death, baby, grief

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SHE IS THE SEED BREEDER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
She is the seed breeder The coffin queen with the...
Tags:poem, mother, babies, surrealism

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ODE TO CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
A man wishes for a loved one.
Tags:love, loss, grief

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WHAT THE SLEEPERS MISSED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
In the year 1884 in an Irish convent school, Hermione...
Tags:ireland, school, girls, convent, murders, 884

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WATER PETALS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
Grief expressed.
Tags:memories, water, petals

Terry_Collett

TWO OF A KIND.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
A couple come back from a night out and don't make out.
Tags:night, dreams, desires, wants

Terry_Collett

HERE IS BUT ALL DREAMS LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
A surreal poem about relationships and life.
Tags:death, life, surrealism

Terry_Collett

ODE TO ELSA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
Elsa was a whore and died at twenty-four.
Tags:death, life

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SHE HAD CHOKED HER DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
A girl and drugs and all that follows.
Tags:drugs, girl, boy, babies

Terry_Collett

NOTHING FORGOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
A man remembers a lost love who drowned.
Tags:love, lost, drowned

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LOST SHOE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A GIRL'S SHOE FOUND AFTER HER DEATH BY DROWNING.
Tags:loss, grief, shoe

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POLLY GRIMNIT'S FOUL FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A GIRL MURDERS HER FATHER.
Tags:murder, father, bloody

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FREDA FYNCHFYRE READ FREUD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A WOMAN READS FREUD.
Tags:sex, freud, hysteria

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EMPTY ARMS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 11, 2007
Haunted by a child's death.
Tags:loss, memories, baby, grief

Terry_Collett

WHAT DORIS SAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 11, 2007
The story in a day of a maid in London around 1900. Fiction.
Tags:london, domestic, maid, servant

Terry_Collett

HE SAW HER ONCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 10, 2007
A man's vision of a dancer.
Tags:girl, dance, beach

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A NIGHT IN PARIS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 9, 2007
AN EVENING IN PARIS AND LOST LOVE.
Tags:paris, couples, lovelessness, secrest

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OF TWO MINDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 9, 2007
A woman's indecision about breaking with some guy.
Tags:love, gone, unsure, sensitive

Terry_Collett

WHAT IRIS SAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 8, 2007
A domestic servant and her thoughts of the day.
Tags:london, domestic, century, 9th, maid, servant

Terry_Collett

VERA'S DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 7, 2007
A woman dreams of a dead lover.
Tags:love, dream, lost

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JULIA'S UNCERTAINTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 6, 2007
Julia's night out turns out to be more than she can cope...
Tags:sex, night, uncertainty, transexual

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VERONICA'S EVENING OUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 4, 2007
A woman's nightout with memories.
Tags:woman, jazz, nightclub

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THE CONFESSIONAL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 30, 2007
Veronica enters the church, looks around, goes down the...
Tags:woman, confession, sins, priest

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BEFORE HER HOUR TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 29, 2007
A girl's search for love compounded with fear of rejection.
Tags:love, fear, rejection

Terry_Collett

JULIA'S NIGHTOUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 28, 2007
Transexual Julia's nightout.
Tags:life, lies, truth, transexuality

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THE DEATH OF RYAN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 27, 2007
Julia sits gazing at herself in the dressing table...
Tags:life, girl, boy, transsexuality

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CEILI'S RESURRECTION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 26, 2007
Depession days and nights.
Tags:memories, grief, days, nights

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LAST SEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 26, 2007
She lies still, Her head to one side; Her eyes...
Tags:love, poem, lost, memoir

Terry_Collett

I REMEMBER YOU.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
A WOMAN'S NEWFOUND AND HAUNTING LOVE.
Tags:love, sex, women, eire, husband

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THIS IS SHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
DEATH OF A CHILD.
Tags:mother, child, dawn, grief, dead

Terry_Collett

POOR BITCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
Maybe it was the way she walked.
Tags:death, murdered, cadaver

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YOU ARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 24, 2007
A love until death.
Tags:love, death, life

Terry_Collett

ANDRE BEER'S LAMENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
A BROKEN MAN'S LAMENT.
Tags:death, heart, kiss, morbid

Terry_Collett

ADA'S LONESOME TONIGHT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
Last night I saw the photograph,” said Ada. “The one...
Tags:london, domestic, service, maid

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COME GIVE ME BREATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
Come give me breath In the dying time, bring me motion...
Tags:dying, deaty, mourners

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IT'S ALL A MATTER OF TIMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
A killer on the loose.
Tags:murder, women, skinned

Terry_Collett

YOUR SWEET DREAMS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
Gregory looks over his shoulder at you, his dark eyes...
Tags:violence, madness, brothers, husband

Terry_Collett

MAY'S DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
A day in the life of a maid in 1900.
Tags:domestic, service, maids

Terry_Collett

DANGEROUS CREATURES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 21, 2007
Two sister seek their fathers business and do not cae how...
Tags:power, madness, girls, murders

Terry_Collett

BULLYING VICTIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
Suicide following bullying.
Tags:death, bullying, victim

Terry_Collett

GIRLS' NIGHT IN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
The Truant girls and their night in.
Tags:love, girls, tipperary, gin

Terry_Collett

IT'S OK MA SHE'S ONLY BLEEDING

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
Nerrisa, your sister, helps you to the garden chair where...
Tags:murder, madness, sisters

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THE MURDEROUS MIND OF MOLLY MACBETH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
You watch Jamie walking just ahead of you, his head held...
Tags:murder, madness, edinburgh

Terry_Collett

SOME NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 19, 2007
A mother's visions of a lost child.
Tags:death, moon, baby, image, ghostly

Terry_Collett

LOVE IN VENICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 19, 2007
A woman goes to Venice a finds unexpected love.
Tags:love, sex, affection, venice

Terry_Collett

A DEATH. 1888.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
Murder of the Ripper's victim.
Tags:death, killing, ripper, 888

Terry_Collett

JACOB'S LADDER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
The final sight of a dying father.
Tags:dying, 936, daughter, father

Terry_Collett

MISS PRETTY AND HER DIM NIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
Miss Pretty and love.
Tags:love, soul, moon

Terry_Collett

WALT WYNESYPPER'S COLOUR OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 17, 2007
Wife beater Walt gets his deserts.
Tags:revenge, violence, wife, domestic

Terry_Collett

THE KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
A remembered kiss.
Tags:grief, kiss

Terry_Collett

A WELCOMING DEATH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
You walked across the field to get as far away from the...
Tags:death, father, unhappiness, childhhod

Terry_Collett

COMPLINE 1977,

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
Converte nos, Sister Teresa whispered, leaning forward in...
Tags:memories, nuns, convent, 977

Terry_Collett

A DEATH IS A DEATH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
The mysterious death of a father in 1953.
Tags:death, daughter, father

Terry_Collett

THE ODD SISTERS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 15, 2007
TWIN SISTERS MURDER THEIR EMPLOYER IN COLD BLOOD IN 1913.
Tags:murder, sisters, servants, twin

Terry_Collett

ELIZABETH'S DULL DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 15, 2007
A girl is pregnant but faces an unknown future.
Tags:darkness, girl, pregnancy

Terry_Collett

SAD FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 14, 2007
GRIEF AND A ROOM.
Tags:death, grief

Terry_Collett

ALL IN A MORNING'S WORK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 14, 2007
Two maids in 1920 begin their day.
Tags:work, maids

Terry_Collett

A MELODY OF TEARS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
She thinks she hears the baby's breath, but it is only...
Tags:death, baby, grief, cot

Terry_Collett

You Are The Grandiose Night Stopper,

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
You are the grandiose night stopper, The girl of cold...
Tags:sex, girl, lust, night

Terry_Collett

THE VISIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
A young woman returns home on a visit after years in an...
Tags:illness, mental, secrets, family, hidden

Terry_Collett

I SING THE BODY ELECTRIC.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
Whitney follows you down the stairs of the block of...
Tags:love, hate, madness

Terry_Collett

A DIFFERENT JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
The light from outside the train carriage almost explodes...
Tags:love, memories, train, joueney

Terry_Collett

Vespers 1967.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
Sister Teresa felt the cold evening wind through the...
Tags:memories, nuns, convent, 967

Terry_Collett

FLANIGAN'S DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
A man's grief at dawn.
Tags:love, dawn, grief, ghostly

Terry_Collett

ANOTHER JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
The young woman in the seat opposite you had said...
Tags:memories, train, journey

Terry_Collett

SOME OTHER JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
As the train enters the tunnel, you and your step-sister...
Tags:love, train, journey

Terry_Collett

NONE 1957.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
Afternoon sun touched the cloister garth. The office of...
Tags:memories, nuns, convent

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CEILI'S DRESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
Feel the softness of the cloth, Sense the smoothness...
Tags:memories, grief, dress

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FLANIGAN'S FALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
A man's lovesick ghostly love and insanity.
Tags:love, insanity, lovesick, ghostly

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SEXT 1947

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
Il dio è il miei testimone e guida, Sister Maria, the...
Tags:memories, nuns, 947

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ABRAHAM'S FINAL WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 9, 2007
SUICIDE LOVESICK MAN.
Tags:suicide, gun, lovesick

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MEMENTOES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 9, 2007
You were in the photograph, but you ought not to have...
Tags:memories, maid, servant

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OFF KEY AT ONE TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Off key at one time Slight to the left On board a...
Tags:tide, ageing, amd

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EMILY'S GHOST

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
The ghost of Emily.
Tags:ghost, moors, emily, bronte

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TIERCE 1937.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Blessed art thou amongst women. Sister Teresa closed the...
Tags:nuns, convent, 937

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PUT YOUR FINGER HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Put your fingers here, Touch the holes of infinity...
Tags:love, hurt, feelings

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DON'T LEAVE ME IN THE DARK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Judith stares out at the grim morning with its grey skies...
Tags:fears, spies, wartime

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FLANIGAN'S GHOSTLY LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Ghostly love.
Tags:love, memories, ghost

AS I WAS SAYING.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Two men and a woman on a visit to the seaside remember...
Tags:romance, sea, beach

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KISSING YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
Kissing you, She said, blew My mind Wide...
Tags:sad, leaving, kissing

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BUDDY BUGSHIFT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
One man's religion.
Tags:religion, demons, bottle

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PRIME 1927.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
Sister Teresa put down the pen. Eyes searched page. White...
Tags:memories, nuns

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HIS LOVE LOST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 5, 2007
A man's lost love.
Tags:love, lost, grief, night

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LAUDS 1917

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 5, 2007
Light from window in the refectory touched the eyes of...
Tags:nuns, convent

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STABAT MATER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 4, 2007
Amongst so many children laid in piles Which one was...
Tags:murder, children, grief, mass

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Matins 1907.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 4, 2007
The bell from the cloister rang. Echoed around and...
Tags:nuns, convent

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DIFFERENT SEAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Come closer, she’ll not hear you. She’s in her own...
Tags:loss, grief, illness, mental

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DUST AND DUTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Edna stood gaping out of the back door at the garden....
Tags:england, maids

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Polly's Morning Capers.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Polly stomped the stairs; back stairs; servant’s...
Tags:domestic, service, 4-, maid

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BEHAN'S VISION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 2, 2007
A man sees a woman in his telescope one night the next...
Tags:murder, witness, telescope

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THIS IS HER BED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
This is her bed, You can see the creases Where she...
Tags:death, grief, bed

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Polly's Waiting Game.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
Polly waited. Eyes settled on the wall opposite. Now and...
Tags:domestic, service, maids, 4-

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Maids In Waiting.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
Polly carried the tray to the foot of the stairs. She...
Tags:life, domestic, maids, 4-

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SHE NEVER GOT THE GRADES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 30, 2007
She never got the grades. She knew her dad would go...
Tags:suicide, girl, grades

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POLLY BELOW STAIRS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 30, 2007
Polly peeled potatoes; gouged eyes. Sliced through skin;...
Tags:domestic, service, maids

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INVISIBLE HURT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 29, 2007
They’d have to dig deeper Inside her to find the...
Tags:hurt, child, secret

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DEATH WRAPPED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 28, 2007
A mother's last moments holding her dead child.
Tags:death, baby, grief

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VACANT DREAMERS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 27, 2007
Vacant dreamers selling nights, Which, being cold as...
Tags:cold, age, decay

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SUN'S SAD GLORY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 27, 2007
It came to her suddenly Like a punch in the head:...
Tags:death, grief, cot

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MISS MURPHY'S COAT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 26, 2007
A drama over a woman's coat.
Tags:love, humour, lust, coat

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ON A DAY LIKE TODAY

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 25, 2007
Nuala sits in the park waiting for Una. Ballantrae Park,...
Tags:love, women, lust

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CHILD'S VIEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 24, 2007
A child's sight of betrayal.
Tags:witness, witnessing

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IF SHE'D KNOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 22, 2007
If she’d known, She’d never have gone Down that...
Tags:betrayal, realationships

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CEILI'S CRAZY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 21, 2007
Crazy days she had When the good was swallowed by bad...
Tags:love, violence, lost, domestic

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JUST ANOTHER FALSE ALARM.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 20, 2007
An American artist in Paris and his model and agent and...
Tags:love, lust, artist, models, paris

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BESIDE YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 20, 2007
Would she have gone a different way? I heard her...
Tags:child, memories, violence, domestic

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CEILI'S HELL DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 19, 2007
Ceili's hell days with domestic violence.
Tags:abuse, domestic

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MOURNING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 19, 2007
LOSS OF A CHILD.
Tags:death, child, grief

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THE TOUCH OF CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 18, 2007
Stop here. This is the place. This is where we parked...
Tags:memories, grief

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THESE FOOLISH THINGS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 18, 2007
She doesn’t know why she hasn’t told him. Say she’d...
Tags:love, lust, betrayal

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JUDGEMENT AD INFINITUM.1953.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
Laura Lall sat in a deckchair on the beach and stared at...
Tags:crime, mysery

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CEILI'S RAGING STORM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
Night after night, She stumbled and fled The...
Tags:children, battered, wives

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Brendan's Return.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
The return of a brother from America after ten years...
Tags:love, jealousy, eire, brothers

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CEILI'S MOTHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 16, 2007
She couldn’t touch Without a drop To pass her lips...
Tags:mother, child, lovelessness

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TWILIGHT OF THE KITTENS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 16, 2007
The tea is over; the farewells said. Mona and Lisa walk...
Tags:love, emotions, eire, girls

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CEILI'S DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 15, 2007
Who carried the white coffin I cannot say for sure,...
Tags:death, funeral

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Never The Twain.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 15, 2007
Edmund looked at Marina sitting just in front of him on...
Tags:love, unreturned

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CEILI'S CRACKED UP DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2007
All’s broken here, The bones are cracked, The skin...
Tags:love, violence, domestic, betrayed

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CEILI'S SOME DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2007
Some days she didn’t know If she slept or woke; Or...
Tags:drugs, life, booze

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LAMENT FOR CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
These are her shoes And these the glasses That were...
Tags:death, grief, glasses, shoes

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TEMPTATIONS BEFORE TEA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
Mona and Lisa disrobe; cast their sodden clothes in the...
Tags:love, temptations

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CEILI'S DAUGHTER

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
Where’d all the time gone? Ceili asked, watching her...
Tags:mother, child

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CEILI'S LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 12, 2007
A slut on junk, He’d called her, And he could talk...
Tags:life, drink, junk

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MIRACLE OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
It was a close thing The baby nearly dying and all...
Tags:dying, baby

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Woodbine Maisie.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
Maisie Pyke lies on the unmade bed smoking a Woodbine....
Tags:childhood, memories

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ANNA AND HER SEVEN SECRETS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
"You are such a stern-looking girl, Anna," Father said....
Tags:relationships, female

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POLLY PUT THE KETTLE ON.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 10, 2007
Polly put the kettle on. Black kettle on the black hob....
Tags:work, servants

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DROWNED KITTENS

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 10, 2007
Mona and Lisa reach the edge of the woods on their way...
Tags:love, rain, laughter, girlhood

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MONA'S LAKE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 9, 2007
Mona and Lisa walk the path from the house that leads to...
Tags:love, girlhood

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BRING HER FLOWERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 8, 2007
Bring her flowers of a wilder kind And lay them on her...
Tags:grief

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LISA'S DULL WAIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 8, 2007
Mrs Logan looks across at her daughter Lisa at the sink....
Tags:love, youth, moods, girlhood

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NOT KISSING CEILI'S BROW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
I’d often meet her here And sit and talk And maybe...
Tags:love, lost

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MONA'S EARLY MORNING BLUES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
After Sunday morning mass, Mona walks to the bottom of...
Tags:love, youth

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Go My Irish Heart.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
Go my Irish heart, Seek out her Whom you have loved;...
Tags:love

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Ceili's Penultimate Dance.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 6, 2007
It was her penultimate dance. You should have seen her...
Tags:death, life, joy, dance

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Ceili's Wishes.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 5, 2007
Lay her where the lilies are, Let her sleep the eternal...
Tags:dying, wishes

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A SENSE OF DUTY DONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 5, 2007
There was something about O’Brien She couldn’t...
Tags:eire, troubles

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THE GIRL FROM KILKENNY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2007
A fine body she has on her, Enough to send the boys...
Tags:love, beauty

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The Boys Of Lough.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2007
The seeking for adventures.
Tags:hopes, adventures

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A MORNING OF PROMISES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 3, 2007
Lisa stands in the milking shed staring at her father...
Tags:childhood, promises

JUST ANOTHER DULL DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 2, 2007
Mona sits by the window in her bedroom looking down at...
Tags:memories, dull

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BUS HOME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 1, 2007
Mona sits by the window of the school bus peering out...
Tags:lost, paradise

MONA AND LISA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 31, 2007
Mona sits dressing in the gym changing room after PE....
Tags:kiss, horizons

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SISTER FRANCIS AND HER MIDDAY HOUR.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 26, 2007
“He has pierced my side with His lance of love,” said...
Tags:memories, nuns

MISSING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 25, 2007
Where have you taken her? Over whose lands Have you...
Tags:abduction

LOVE BUG.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 25, 2007
She had the love bug The kiss and hug The feeling great...
Tags:love, bug

DIRK'S DEMENTIA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 24, 2007
It was all fragmented As if some one Had taken a...
Tags:dementia

HOW DARK AND DIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 24, 2007
A poem concerning eating disorders.
Tags:disorders, eating

SILENT BENNY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
WAR DEAD.
Tags:war

LUST OR LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
Where in all the world Would she have gone Had he...
Tags:love, lust

CRUCIFIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
Loss of innocence.
Tags:loss, inoocence

SIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
An awareness of sin.
Tags:sin

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THE TRUANT GIRLS OF TIPPERARY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
The three girls lounged on the sofa like mermaids on a...
Tags:youth, manners

BEATRIX'S BREAKDOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
A woman's mental collapse.
Tags:breakdown

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AN EVENING SPREAD OUT AGAINST THE SKY.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2007
Three twenty-first century pilgrims and their travel...
Tags:spiritual, journey

ALL ALONG HIS BATTERED SHORE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2007
THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF LOVE AND LUST.
Tags:love, lust

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SISTER ELIZABETH'S MORNING SONG.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2007
A nun's morning and her secrets lovesand memories.
Tags:memories, nuns

LUCY LOOSELIMBS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2007
Lucy Looselimbs And her bright smile dims The sunlight...
Tags:humour

AWAY WITHOUT LEAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2007
A woman is betrayed by someone she trusted.
Tags:betrayal

DEBRIS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2007
A poem about the glasses and shoes left behind in the...
Tags:death, camps

MIRRORED SELF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2007
A GALNCE IN A MIRROR AND ITS WOES.
Tags:aging, youth, lost

LOVELESS DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 16, 2007
A poem of broken hearts.
Tags:broken, hearts

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MAD ABOUT THE BOY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2007
A girl is haunted by the lover she murdered.
Tags:story, ghost

IF LOVE THIS WAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2007
BEING IN LOVE ALONE.
Tags:love, sickness

THE SHELLS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2007
A memory of love and age.
Tags:love, age

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FOR THE LOVE OF BEATRIX.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2007
“Beatrix Cair!” your Aunt Louise bellows down the...
Tags:drama, historical

NOTHING COMPARES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2007
The break up of a love.
Tags:love, lost

HOMECOMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2007
HOMECOMING OF SON FROM WAR.
Tags:war, dead

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HE SAW HER NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2007
ghostly image of lost love.
Tags:ghosts

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MARY MORAN'S RECONCILATION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2007
Mary Moran's confession and the priest's reaction.
Tags:confessions

SHE HAS NOW MY LOVE DISEASED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 11, 2007
LOVE LOST AND SEPARATION.
Tags:love, lost

MISS PRETTY AND HER IMAGINARY BOYFRIEND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2007
MISS PRETTY'S DREAM MOOD.
Tags:humour

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WAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
And there is only death under the stars. Juno and Mars...
Tags:war

MISS PRETTY LOOKS WHERE RIVERS FLOW

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
Miss Pretty looks where rivers flow And sees the...
Tags:passion

NEW RELEASE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
A poem concerning domestic violence.
Tags:violence, domestic

RESTING PLACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2007
A visit to an old friend's grave.
Tags:death

MISS PRETTY PLAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2007
A get up and go girl.
Tags:love, life

VISITATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 7, 2007
Lamentations on the death of a child.
Tags:grief

DAVID AND HIS BED OF ICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2007
“My bed is barren and cold as ice, said David. “My...
Tags:marriage, barren

SHE HAS HAD HER DEATH TODAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2007
A visit to one who has lost their mind.
Tags:insanity

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THE CONFESSION OF MAGDALENE MURPHY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2007
a GIRL PREPARING FOR CONFESSION.
Tags:girls, nuns, confessions

OUR FINAL SPACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2007
Final moments of love and life.
Tags:love

MISS PRETTY SAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2007
MISS PRETTY'S PHILOSOPHY OF LOVE.
Tags:love

ECHOES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 3, 2007
Remembering a love of yesteryear.
Tags:echoes

WHAT COULD SHE SAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 3, 2007
Final moments of life.
Tags:moments

CHOKED

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
LOST LOVE REGRETS.
Tags:regrets

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BESSIE SMITH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
A dedication to Bessie Smith, blues singer.
Tags:predjudice

CONSCIENCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
INNER VOICE OF CONSCIENCE OR A SPLIT PERSONALITY.
Tags:conscience

SHE OFTEN SITS HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 1, 2007
Disappointment in love.
Tags:love, hurt

SEA GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Grief over one who drowned.
Tags:grief, sea

WISHES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
WOMAN REMEMBERS CHILDHOOD WISHES.
Tags:memories

PUZZLING CREW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Miriam ponders on her virgin pregnancy.
Tags:birth, virgin

DECEIVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Poem how deception underminded a woman.
Tags:deception

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THE LADY'S MAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2007
Polly stood outside the door; listened. Knocked wooden...
Tags:life, short, story, maids, 4-

CHARLOTTE'S PURGATORY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2007
The sunlight enters my window like a peeping Tom,” said...
Tags:love, sin, lust, paris

JOSEF'S ROOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
MEMORIES OF A LOST FRAU.
Tags:poem

ALL IS BROKEN LIKE A GRACELESS SWAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
All is broken like a graceless swan And sits mourning...
Tags:poem

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DON'T TRUST WOMEN WITH TEETH MISSING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
“Don’t trust women with teeth missing, my daddy...
Tags:love, usa, hate, 938, racism

GRAVESIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2007
Graveside visit to a lost one.
Tags:grief

KINDLE A FLAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2007
Kindle a flame within me,” She said, looking out at...
Tags:poem

SHE DREAMED OF VENICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
She dreamed of Venice And the nice Man she met And...
Tags:venice

THE SEARCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
The search for lost love.
Tags:love, lost, search

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HERE COMES THE BRIDE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
Nun's discourse on her vocation and loves.
Tags:love, bride, nun

BY ART CONCEALED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Remembering a lost love.
Tags:love, lost

GOODBYE TO ALL THAT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Final momenys before love is lost.
Tags:love, death, lost

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THE 1933 DANCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Winnie Clay walks across the yard from her house and...
Tags:usa, murder, sex, relationship, 933

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SUMMER OF 1938

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
A meeting of a young man and his former teacher ten years...
Tags:love, usa, secrets, 938

FAREWELL TO MAGGIE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2007
Boy meets girl boy misses girl.
Tags:girl, boy

I AM THE BROKEN HEARTED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2007
A wife's loss of love.
Tags:love, loss

TIME AND TIDE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2007
Time waits for no one.
Tags:love, tide

SOMETHING BORN, SOMETHING DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2007
Two memories shared but different.
Tags:memories

GOLDPIN SITS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2007
Art and artist and their struggle for their art,
Tags:art, gauguin

Zenia Zanov.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2007
Xenia Zanov, cute of brain, Large of breast, daughter...
Tags:terror, russia, great, stalinism

NIGHT, NIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2007
Child held dies now. Grief cuts like a razor’s edge.
Tags:grief

DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2007
Death of a baby.
Tags:dying, baby, grief

HE WHO DARES DIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2007
TWO-TIMING GUY AND HIS DAME.
Tags:cheating, guy, two-timing

MISS BROWN TO YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2007
Elderly lady has a visitor.
Tags:humour, age

DEATH WATCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2007
It seemed never ending The wait for death. The quiet...
Tags:death, memories, waiting

FELIX FUDGEFLICK AND THE SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2007
FELIX AND HIS DREAM
Tags:dreams, sea

NOTHING REMAINED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 16, 2007
Nothing remained But the old words Hanging in the air...
Tags:violence, dommestic

NIGHT AND DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 16, 2007
Mix up in a maternity hospital.
Tags:baby, mix

BRING ON THE DEATH CLOWNS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2007
Bring on the death clowns And their brunette loves;...
Tags:poetry

FINE AND MELLOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2007
ONE DYING OF CANCER.
Tags:death, cancer

SLEEP AND DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2007
Comparision and sleep and death.
Tags:death, sleep

NO WITNESS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2007
Drowning at sea.
Tags:poem, sea, drowning

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SISTER AGNES' S DAWN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2007
“I rise with the morning bell,” said Sister Agnes,”...
Tags:death, fiction, dawn, dark, prayer, flash, nun

AFTER ALL THAT TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 11, 2007
depression, melancony,
Tags:depression

LONELY PRAYER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2007
NUN AT PRAYER.
Tags:prayer, nun, rosary

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GLOOMY SUNDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2007
You push your penny in the slot; close it against the...
Tags:memories, fiction, london, flash, sunday

SHE DON'T CARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2007
TWO-TIMING, CHEATING MAN,
Tags:poetry

I JUST WANT MY BABY BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 8, 2007
Mother's grief at loss of baby.
Tags:loss, baby, grief

DIM LIT NIGHTS AND HAZY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 7, 2007
Don’t wake me now, She said, I want to sleep
Tags:soul, memories, lost

THE LETTER

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
lETTER OF BAD NEWS
Tags:grief

LOST KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
Let me feel Those lips again, The soft humanity That...
Tags:love, kiss

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SEARCHING FOR NORTH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
At the back of the house by the old stables, Amelia...
Tags:love, loss, war, grief

THAT'S MY CHARLOTTE THERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2007
That’s my Charlotte there On that dark wall. If you...
Tags:madness

CLAIRE'S PINK NURSERY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2007
That’s her there, He said, our Claire. Bright isn’t...
Tags:death, cot

TURN OUT THE LIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Turn out the light, She says, it’s too bright. She...
Tags:blindness

The Girls Of Winter.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
He saw the girls of winter in their purple rages Touch...
Tags:girls

Humphrey Hoblinski's Way.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Humphrey Hoblinski liked the broads from the Eastside....
Tags:poem

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WESTMINSTER BRIDGE. 1947.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Westminster Bridge was busy; a vast wave of humanity...

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MOLLY'S FINAL DAWN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
It is your final dawn; the sun leaks through the high...

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THE POLISH DAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 31, 2008
A guy and a dame.

CRAZY WOMAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2008
A CRAZY WOMAN.

THE POET BUKOWSKI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2008
THE POET BUKOWSKI.

MARY'S MIXED MEDITATIONS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2008
A GRIL MEDITATIONS ON HER BOYFRIEND AND SUCH MATTERS.

BEATUP KID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2008
A GIRL AND HER HIDING PLACE FROM HURT.

HANK COULD HAVE BEEN SOMEBODY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 9, 2008
POEM, LIFE, MAN, LOW, HIGHS,

WHAT BABY'S DEATH CAN DO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2008
LOSS OF BABY.

SHE DIDN'T THINK HE WOULD

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 5, 2008
A GIRL'S SECRET ABOUT ABOY.

FUNNY HOW LOVE DRIPS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2008
LOVE POEM MISSING A LOVED ONE.

THIS IS LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 2, 2008
LOVE AND SHE AND FEELS

HANK'S SHIP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 2, 2008
A man and his women and memories.

WHAT EVE WANTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER CONSTANT WANTS.

MONICA'S REVENGE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 30, 2008
A GIRL IS RAPED AND SEEKS REVENGE.

FAREWELL MY LOVELY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 28, 2008
WAR AND THE SEPARATION OF LOVERS.

ONCE AND NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 27, 2008
A TOUGH GUY GETS OLD AND REMEMBERS.

THINKING OF RANDAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 26, 2008
LOVE SICK FEMALE.

THE BIG SLEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 25, 2008
SLEEP AND DEATH.

PETER'S LUNCHTIME DRAMA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 20, 2008
A SCHOOLBOY AND HIS FANTASIES.

REBUSSY'S GIRL

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 19, 2008
A MAN AND HIS COFFEESHOP GIRL.

THIS IS BABY'S ROOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 15, 2008
A MOTHER'S GRIEF FOR A LOSS BABY.

ONLY JUST MADE IT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2008
A WOMAN MUSES WHILE SITTING ON THE TOILET.

CHIMANSKI'S DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2008
A MAN AND HIS DREAM OF MAE WEST.

UNINFORMED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2008
GIRLS LAMENTS NOT BEING INFORMED ABOUT A MAN.

BARKLO'S DAMES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2008
A MAN AND HIS LOVE OF DAMES.

NO CHOSEN ONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 9, 2008
A GIRL AND HER MAN AND DRUGS.

ELSA'S GAMBLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 9, 2008
A GIRL AWAITS HER FATHER'S DEATH.

BEFORE HIS LIFE WAS BORN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 8, 2008
A MAN AND HIS WISHES REGARDING A JEWISH GIRL WHO DIED...

HE HAS TRANSGRESSED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS BEING MOLESTED.

NUN'S DAWN

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2008
NUN AND HER MEMORIES.

IT WAS THE SAME ROOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 5, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS THE ROOM WHERE SHE WAS ONCE ABUSED.

SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2008
A JAZZMAN REMEMBERS A DEAD LOVE.

DOGSVILLI'S BROAD

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2008
A LOVESICK MAN.

JUST HER BABY THERE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 3, 2008
A MOTHER SENSE OF LOSS OF BABY.

YOU CAN'T HAVE TOO MUCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 2, 2008
LOVE OF LIFE.

LIVE FOR THE DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 2, 2008
A WOMAN WHO LIKED TO LIVE WHO DIED.

SHE KNEW HE WAS NO GOOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 1, 2008
WOMAN KIDS HERSELF SHE CAN CHANGE HER MAN.

GOODBYE NEW YORK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 1, 2008
A WOMAN LEAPING TO HER DEATH IN NEW YORK.

NATERSON'S CLAIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 31, 2008
A MAN AND HIS CLAIM ABOUT WOMEN.

IT ALL BEGAN WITH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 30, 2008
A HUSBAND AND WIFE TALE.

NUN AND BRIDEGROOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 28, 2008
A NUN AND HER VISION OF HER BRIDEGROOM.

SHE HAD THE LOOKS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 28, 2008
A MAN AND HIS VISION.

MUDSTONE AND GARBO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 28, 2008
A GARBO FAN AND HIS DREAMS.

ANNY AND AUSCHWITZ.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 27, 2008
ANNY HOROWITZ AND AUSCHWITZ.

MONICA'S MORNINGS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 25, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER MORNINGS AND LOVERS.

EVA AND HER JEWISH SOUL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 24, 2008
A JEWISH GIRL AND HER VISION.

THE GIRL IN THE COFFEE SHOP

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2008
A GUY FALLS IN LOVE WITH A GIRL.

ROD RIDGEDOR'S WAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2008
A SOLDIER AND HIS WAR.

SISTER FELICITY'S DIG.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2008
A NUN AND HER MEMORIES.

PICKSOW BOOZED HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2008
A POET'S NEED FOR INSPIRATION.

IT WAS A LONG TREK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 20, 2008
THE TREK TO BABI YAR IN 1941.

BECAME MUTE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 20, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN IN A POLISH GHETTO.

A DIFFERENT KIND OF TALK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2008
A LESSON IN LEARNING BY A TALK.

COME TO US ANNA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2008
poem to Anna who was murdered at Babi Yar.

SHE KNEW WHAT WAS COMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2008
A WOMAN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

ANNA DIED AT BABI YAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2008
ANNA A JEWISH GIRL WHO DIED AT BABI YAR ALONG SIDE...

DACHAU AND DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 16, 2008
A MAN REMEMBERS DACHAU.

DARK HOURS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2008
GRIEF AT NIGHT AND DAYS.

DEPARTING CHILDREN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
THE DEPARTURE OF CHILDREN AT AUSCHWITZ TO THE GAS CHAMBERS.

DEATHS TOO SOON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
AUSCHWITZ AND MEMORIES.

ETERNAL LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
ETERNAL LOVE.

THEY THOUGHT THEY'D LOST HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2008
THOUGHTS AT THE NEAR DEATH OF A CHILD.

AUTUMN IN NEW YORK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2008
A JAZZMAN'S MEMOIRS OF NEW YORK.

BOOKS AND LOVERS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER BOOK AND LOVERS

ASH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2008
memorial, memory.

HER ONLY CRIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2008
AGE AND RESPECT.

HER HUSBAND SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER HUSBAND.

CEILI'S SOMETIME NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF.

TESS AND EZRA POUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2008
A GIRL AND HER LOVE OF EZRA POUND.

PART OF HER WAS DEAD

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2008
A WOMAN COMES TO TERMS WITH LOSING HER LEGS.

LISA AND NIETSCHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2008
A GIRL BECOME OBSESSED BY NIETSCHE.

AND THE LIVING IS EASY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2008
WOMAN AND HER SLAVERY TO A HUSBAND.

THE NOVICE 1968.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2008
A YOUNG NUN REMEMBERS.

WHETHER HE WOULD RETURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2008
A WOMAN MUSES ON HER DEPARTED LOVER.

HAVE GONE OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2008
A HOUSE AND GARDEN WITH A SECRET.

SPECULATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2008
WITNESS OF A KILLING IN WAR.

MUSING ON RANDAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2008
A WOMAN AND THE MAN SHE LOVED.

RING THE ANGELUS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
NUN AND PRAY AND THE SINNER.

THEY ALL LIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
A GIRLS AND THE LIARS.

BEWARE OF MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2008
A MOTHER'S ADVICE TO HER DAUGHTER.

IT ALL ENDS HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 1, 2008
A FATHER TALK WITH HIS DAUGHTER.

ROSA AND GRETA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN REMEMBERS A LOST LOVE.

THEY ARE ONLY JEWS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2008
A JEWISH WOMAN REMEMBERS.

WE'RE THE SAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL'S LESSONS IN RACE RELATIONS.

ALL TOO HUMAN SKIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2008
A YOUNG GRIL ENTERS A CONVENT IN 1971.

SHE WOULD HAVE HIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER WAYS.

GOLD TEETH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2008
GOLD TEETH FROM THE DEAD.

ROSINA AND MATILDA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2008
ROSINA HAD A GHOSTLY VISITOR.

IT WAS HER BODY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER BODY.

CEILI KNEW ABOUT SUCH THINGS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2008
A YOUNG WOAMN AND HER KNOWLEDGE OF DOMESTIC VIOLINCE.

OMAHA BEACH 1944.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
OMAHA BEACH 1944.

THE BABY WAS HER FIRST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A CHILD.

GEORGE AND HIS DEMONS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
A PAINTER IN PARIS AND HIS LOVES AND FEARS.

TO SET THEM FREE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
WOODS AND THERE DEADLY SECRET.

HELL AT RIDGELANDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER YOUTH AND 1963.

SNOW FELL THAT YEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A YEAR OF SNOW, DEATH AND ABUSE.

HE SHALL NOT SEE HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2008
LOSS OF A LOVE.

THE FIRST TIME THEY KISSED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2008
THE FIRST KISS.

BY PARSON'S POND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2008
A MAN FISHING AND THE THOUGHTS IT BRINGS.

HER MOTHER DOESN'T.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER MOTHER.

ROSINA ON THE BEACH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2008
A MEDIUM AND HER RUINED HOLDAY.

HE HAD NEVER SEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2008
THE HOLOCAUST.

ROSINA AND HER VISITORS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
A MEDIUM AND HER VISITORS.

THERE WAS FAITH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
A NUN AND HER ROSARY AND FAITH.

WHO THEY WERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
THE SOMME AND OTHER BATTLEFIELDS.

TESSA AND TEDDY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN AND HER TEDDY BEAR.

THE MIRROR VIEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
A WOMAN'S VIEW IN THE MIRROR.

ANNIVERSARY DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A DEATH.

COME MY FRIEND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 13, 2008
EXISTENTIAL POEM.

SOMEWHERE A PLACE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
A YOUNG AFRICAN-AMERICAN WITNESSES A LYNCHING AND HER...

BEFORE BABY DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF.

THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 11, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS HER PAST.

ELSIE AND THE VOICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER VOICE AND MEMORIES.

NEVER TELL THEM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2008
SOLDIER AND WAR.

BIG BAD WOLF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2008
A CHILD AND HER FEARS AND HER TEDDY BEAR.

YOU WEAR THE DRESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2008
A WOMAN PREPARES FOR A DATE.

CEILI'S NEW DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 8, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LIFE OF ABUSE AND NEW HOPES.

BREAKER OF MEN'S HEARTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 7, 2008
THE ETERNAL BEAUTY OF WOMAN.

SHOCKED TALKING HEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2008
A GIRL IS RAPED WHILE LIFE GOES ON AROUND HER.

COME CLOSER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 5, 2008
DEMENTIA.

TOO SHY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2008
A YOUNG MAN AND HIS SHYNESS.

SHE OFTEN LOOKS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2008
A WOMAN LOOKS AT THE SHIPS THAT SAIL OUT.

BLINDFOLDED AND KNEELING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2008
tHE LAST MOMENTS OF LADY LANE GREY.

FREE AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 2, 2008
A WOMAN FINDS FREEDOM FROM A BAD RELATIONSHIP.

GHOSTLY WOODS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 2, 2008
A GHOSTLY WOODS.

JULIA'S NIGHT OUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 1, 2008
A STORY OF TRANSEXUALITY.

HER PHANTOMS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 31, 2008
A GIRL REMEMBERS ABUSE.

SISTER LUKE AND THE SPOON.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 31, 2008
A NUN AND THE REFECTORY SPOON AND MEMORIES.

SANCTUARY DISSOLVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 30, 2008
A YOUNG GIRLS' SEARCH FOR SANCTUARY.

ALL WARS DISOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 30, 2008
WARS.

SILENCE ABOUT A MURDER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 29, 2008
A WOMAN WRITES HER SELECTIVE MEMOIRS.

MOSE ABRAM

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
A MAN IS CONVERTED AND BACK AGAIN.

HIM AND HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER ABUSIVE HUSBAND.

THIS SPRING DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 27, 2008
a SPRING DAY IS NOT WHAT IT SEEMS.

FUNERAL OF A CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
CHILD'S FUNERAL.

INSPIRATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
A WOMAN PREFERS HER BOOK TO HER MAN.

ALWAYS WALKING INTO DOORS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 25, 2008
A WOMAN AND DOMESTIC ABUSE.

WHO SHE WAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 25, 2008
A GIRL IS NOT SURE WHO SHE IS.

WHO KISSED WHOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 24, 2008
KISSING CONFUSION.

PHOTOGRAPH OF A HANGING.(Disturbing photograph,)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
ON A PHOTOGRAPH OF A HANGING.

WHERE SHE CAME TO MOURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
THE ROOM WHERE A MOTHER CAME TO MOURN.

WHICHEVER WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 22, 2008
A girl in a concentration camp.

REMEMBERED HIM DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 21, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER HUSBAND'S GHOST.

SUMMER CALM

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 19, 2008
A LAKE'S SECRET AND ITS CALMNESS.

A CHILD'S REST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 18, 2008
A CHILD'S FUNERAL.

SHE THOUGHT IT WAS PLAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 16, 2008
A WOMAN IS ALMOST DROWNED BY HER HUSBAND.

COOL, GIRL, COOL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 16, 2008
POEM ON LOVE AND LUST.

THE ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 15, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS THE ROOM WHERE SHE WAS ABUSED AS A CHILD.

DONAL O' SHEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
DONAL O' SHEA AND HIS TIMES.

VALHALLA FOR WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
A MOTHER AGING.

THE VOYEUR.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
VOYEURISM.

REMEMBER NOVEMBER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
JFK AND A MEMORY.

CAPTURED BY HIS WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LOST LOVE AND LIFE'S GRIMNESS.

HIS LAST KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER LOVER'S LAST KISS.

SISTER OF MERCY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
A GIRL SEEKS INTERCESSION.

GEE WHIZZ.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
A PARTY GIRL LIVES IN HOPE.

NOT HER KIND OF DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
WOMAN ON THE BEACH WITH HER HUSBAND.

A DIFFERENT KIND OF MAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
A WOMAN KILLS HER HUSBAND.

CEILI AND THE CREEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 10, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECT ON THE MAN SHE'S WITH.

HOW THE MOON SHONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 10, 2008
A MOTHER REMEMBERS HER BABY'S DEATH.

WINDOW WATCHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
A WOMAN LOOKS FROM HER WINDOW AND SEES THE WORLD.

SHE WALKS AMONGST THE DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
AN ELDERLY WOMAN AND HER WORLD.

TIME AGED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
FEARS OF GETTING OLD.

VISIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
CITIES REPLACING THE COUNTRYSIDE.

SHE'D HAVE HER GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 8, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GOD.

DINE ALONE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 8, 2008
A WOMAN WAITS FOR A YOUNG MAN TO COME.

SHE WAS THE LAST COMPANION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
TWO WOMEN FIND FRINDSHIP IN A SIBERIAN GULAG IN STALIN'S...

THE STONY MILE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
A MOTHER AND HER DAUGHTER AND THE SUICIDE ON A CLIFF TOP.

HE WILL BETRAY YOUR LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
BETRAYAL IN LOVE.

WHO KILLED THE CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
A CHILD IS KILLED.

SHE WANTED TO SEE ROME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
AN ELDERLY WOMAN DREAMS OF ROME AND SUCH.

LITTLE JACK HORNER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 6, 2008
A MAN WHO DREAMS OF BEING THE NEW JACK THE RIPPER,

HEAVEN AND HELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 5, 2008
A LOVE POEM.

SHE SAW HER LOVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 5, 2008
A WOMAN SEE HER LOVER WITH ANOTHER.

HARD-NOSED BITCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A RUSSINA WOMAN REMEMBERS THE GULAGS.

EVEN NOW SHE STILL HOLDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A GIRL AND HER DOLL WITH ITS MEMORIES.

THE PHOTOGRAPH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
A PHOTOGRAPH OF THE HOLOCAUST.

LIKE ONE WAITING FOR DEATH

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A WOAMN REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD ABUSE.

SHE THOUGHT SHE WAS DYING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A WOMAN THINKS SHE IS DYING AND THOUGHTS GO THROUGH HER...

THEY WERE THE GIRLS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 3, 2008
A MAN AND HIS GIRLS AND AGE.

WHERE BABY LIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A MOTHER GRIEVES FOR HER BABY.

DEVOTED BRIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A NUN AND HER THOUGHTS.

AS SHE TURNED OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
A WOMAN PONDERS ABOUT LIFE.

MORE FEMININE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 1, 2008
WOMAN AND HER SENSE OF HER REAL WORTH.

BLACK SUICIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Mar 1, 2008
A AFRICAN AMERICAN GIRL IS RAPED AND COMMITS SUICIDE.

FALLOUT OF A KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A GIRL AND LOVE AND A KISS FALLOUT.

DAY'S CONCLUSION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
TWO MAIDS IN 1922 AND THE CONCLUSION OF THE DAY.

TOO AFRAID TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A WOMAN MUSES ON HER LIFE AND GOD.

GARDEN OF REST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GARDEN.

ON HIS DRINKING NIGHTS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 28, 2008
A DRUNKEN FATHER AND THE FEAR IN INSPIRES.

SHE'D NEVER HOLD THE CHILD AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 28, 2008
A WOMAN REMEBERS THE CHILD SHE LOST.

THE EARLY RISER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
A NUN RISES EARLY FOR ABLUSIONS.

HE REMEMBERED PATERSON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
A MAN REMEMBERS A FRIEND LOST IN WAR.

HE WANTED ALL THE WOMEN BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 27, 2008
AN OLD MAN WANTS HIS YOUTH BACK.

NO LUCK WITH MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 26, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER LIFE WITH MEN.

AT CLOSE OF DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
THE END OF THE DAY FOR TWO MAIDS IN 1922.

SONG OF AN EXILE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
A VICTIM OF A CONCENTRATION CAMP AND CHRIST.

OUTCAST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 25, 2008
A WOMAN AND DEPRESSION.

SHE SENSED THE GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 24, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER GRIEF FOR THE BABY LOST.

AN AFTER THOUGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 24, 2008
A WOMAN AS AN AFTER THOUGHT ABOUT A MAN IN HER BED.

A SOLDIER AND THE DYING CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 23, 2008
A soldier carries a dying child in the midst of war.

WHO WAS THAT GUY?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 23, 2008
A GIRL KNOWS A SOLDIER BYT CNA'T QUITE PLACE WHERE OR WHEN.

NELLIE IN THE MORNING ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A MAID AND HER MISTRESS.

AS GHOSTS WALK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A WOMAN'S ABUSE LIFE AND FEARS.

HOW SHE IS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
A OLD WOMAN AND HOW SHE IS.

NOTHING MORE THAN BEING DEAD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 21, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER MARRIED LIFE.

HOMER HYMNLYKER AND THE LUSHNESS OF LOVE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 20, 2008
A MAN AND LOVE.

WHEN HER DAUGHTER DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 20, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A DAUGHTER.

PATSY CLINE SANG.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 19, 2008
A MAN DREAMS OF HIS FAVOURITE SINGER.

MISS PRETTY MUSED ON DEATH & CO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
A WOMEN MUSES ON LIFE AND DEATH.

EARLY ONE FRIDAY MORNING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
A GIRL AND HER MOTHER AND A REFLECTION ON THEIR LIVES IN...

MILLY AND MEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 18, 2008
MILLY AND THE MEN IN HER LIFE.

PICTURE OF INNOCENCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECT ON HER CHILDHOOD AS SHE GAZES AT HER OWN...

YOSEPHINA'S JOURNEY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
A JEWISH GIRLS' JOURNEY TO DEATH.

MOVE HER INTO THE SNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 16, 2008
WOMAN WAITING FOR EXECUTION IN SNOW DURING WAR TIME.

EDNA'S AWFUL ADVENTURES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 16, 2008
A MAID IN 1922 AND HER MASTER.

THE JEWISH GIRL AND THE PHOTOGRAPH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
A GIRL STUDIES A PHOTOGRAPH TO SEE IF IT SHOWS HER MOTHER.

DEATH OF THE INNOCENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
DEATH OF INNOCENT CHILDREN.

WHO AND WHEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 15, 2008
AN OLD WOMAN REMEMBERS.

BLEW HIM OUT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 14, 2008
A GIRL LOVES AND HATES HER GUY.

THE HOME RUN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 14, 2008
SOLDIERS RETURN.

NO PLACE LIKE HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 13, 2008
A WOMAN RETURNS TO THE PLACE SHE USED TO LIVE AS A CHILD.

MYFANWY'S MISERY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 13, 2008
A GRIL'S LIFE OF MISERY.

BERYL'S BABY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 12, 2008
A MOTHER'S LOSS OF A BABY.

IMPARTED WISDOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 12, 2008
An aging woman and her imparted wisdom.

HELEN'S CANCER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
A WOMAN AND HER CANCER.

LIMITATIONS IN LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
a WOMAN'S ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP.

PEACEFUL PEOPLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 11, 2008
TWO DEAD SOLDIERS IN RUSSIA IN WW2.

LOOK UP IN THE SKY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 10, 2008
A woman and her confusion of mind.

THE SUMMER OF 1938.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 10, 2008
A YOUNG MAN MEETS HIS FORMER TEACHER AND SECRETS ARE...

THE DAY AFTER TODAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 9, 2008
A WOMAN THINKS ON HER LIFE AND THE MAN SHE WANTS TO GO...

NEGATED LIFE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 9, 2008
A WOMAN ALLOWS HER LIFE TO BE NEGATED.

WHAT LYDIA SAID IN 1936.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 8, 2008
A GIRL'S MONOLOGUE ABOUT HER LIFE AND TIMES IN 1936.

WHAT CEILI'S DADDY BROUGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 8, 2008
A GIRLS REMEMBERS HER DADDY AND WHAT HE BROUGHT INTO HER...

DELILAH DISHWASH CHEATED THE CHAIR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
AN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN KILLS HER CHEATING MAN AND THEN...

THE RAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
A WOMAN RETURNS TO HER HOME TO FIND IT BURNT DOWN AND HER...

MARY KELLY 1888.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 7, 2008
THE LAST KNOWN VICTIM OF JACK THE RIPPER 1888.

DREAMS OF THE DRESSMAKER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 6, 2008
A WOMAN REFLECTS ON THE DEATH OF HER CHILD AND A NEW LOVE.

THE BELL OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 6, 2008
DEATH AND THE FEAR OF DYING.

HANK HORNSLINK AND THE KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 5, 2008
A MAN AND A KISS.

ALICE AWYER DROWNED HER SEVENTH CHILD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 5, 2008
A MOTHER DROWNS HER CHILD.

SHE SEEMS TO HAVE CHOSEN THIS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 4, 2008
A WOMAN'S GRIEF ON THE DEATH OF HER CHILD.

THE ICE QUEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 4, 2008
A HEART BREAKING WOMAN.

ABIGAIL'S GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
A WOMAN LOSES HER BABY.

SHE SAYS SHE LOVES HIM NOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
LOVE AND SOMETIMES ITS CONSEQUENCES.

THE MATCHBOX GIRL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
A GIRL MAKES MATCHBOXES AT HOME WHEN A PHOTOGRAPHER COMES.

SHE SELDOM KNOWS YOU NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 3, 2008
AN AGING WOMAN.

PATSY PULSLINGER AND HER TIMES TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 2, 2008
WOMAN AND ABUSIVE MEN.

DADDY MOGFISH AND HIS SUNSET SPEECH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 2, 2008
FATHER AND HIS DAUGHTER IN USA.

CEILI'S WALK ON THE BEACH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
A WOMAN'S WALK ON THE BEACH AND THE THOUGHTS THAT ARISE.

DOLLY'S DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
ONE OF THOSE DAYS.

BETH IN 1953.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Feb 1, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD.

MURIEL'S IF ONLY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 31, 2008
ONE OF THOSE WHAT IF POEMS.

LILY AND HER BATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 31, 2008
A WOMAN TAKES BATH AND MUSES.

ZACH ZOONY AND HIS GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
A SLOTHFUL MAN AND HIS GOD.

IZZY INKSURE ASKED GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
A WOMAN POISONS HER ABUSIVE HUSBAND.

CHLOE AND CHOCOLATES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
AND WOMAN AND HER CHOCOLATES.

THE SUMMER OF YOUTH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 29, 2008
A WOMAN REMEMBERS A SUMMER OF HER YOUTH.

LUCY LUSHLIMBS'S SUICIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 29, 2008
A WOMAN'S DEPRESSION.

CHILD MISSING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
WHEN A CHILD GOES MISSING THE WORLD TURNS UPSIDE DOWN.

MILLY WANTED GOD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
A GIRL AND GOD AND WHAT SHE WANTED HIM TO BE.

BERTHA BRIDEBREAK AND THE STILLNESS OF STARS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 28, 2008
A WOMAN MURDERS HER HUSBAND.

GRACE'S DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 27, 2008
A WOMAN DEBATES WITH HERSELF ABOUT ANOTHER BABY.

THURSDAY TRUANTS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 26, 2008
TWO SCHOOL GIRLS FROM TIPPERARY PLAY TRUNAT FROM SCHOOL.

HE SHALL BE HER SECRET LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 26, 2008
A WOMAN'S SECRET LOVE.

SHE WANTED TO UNLOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 25, 2008
A YOUNG WOAMN WANTS TO UNDO ALL THAT A BETRAYER HAS TAINTED.

SISTER CLARE'S SNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 24, 2008
A NUN MEDITATES OF SNOW.

SWEET CHOREOGRAPHY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 24, 2008
SYMBOLISTIC POEM.

HER FATHER HAD A WICKED EYE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 23, 2008
GIRL'S REMEMBERANCE OF ABUSE.

BRAVE SOLDIERS THESE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 23, 2008
BRAVE SOLDIERS.

I WOULD HAVE HER LOVED NOT BRUISED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 22, 2008
ONE OF THOSE IF ONLY POEMS.

ZACHARIAH MULDOON AND HIS DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 21, 2008
BIBLE THUMPER AND THE SINNER.

ALICE'S MOON GAZING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 21, 2008
ALICE'S MOON GAZING.

DOLLY'S DROWNING

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 20, 2008
A GIRL DROWNS.

RACHEL EARPSLINGER'S SWANSONG

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 20, 2008
SAD TALE.

A THOUGHT AT TEATIME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 20, 2008
A MAID IS FACED WITH THE TEMPTATION OF MURDERING HER...

DANCE BALLERINA DANCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 19, 2008
Paris in 1880s ballerinas, sex, love, lust,

SUE'S SECRET SELF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 19, 2008
A WOMAN FINDS HER INNER SELF AND PEACE.

JACKSON JOSHWHITE AND THE WINKING MAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A MAN HAS A MEETING WITH AN OLD MAN WHO KNOWS WHO KILLED...

SALLY AND HER NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A WOMAN HATES NIGHTS.

MAGDALENE, MARTHA AND THE CRUCIFIED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
THE TWO SCHOOLGIRLS ARE IN MADGALENE'S BEDROOM ONE SUNDAY...

WHAT TESSA DID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 18, 2008
A GIRL'S FALL FROM GRACE.

WHAT GRAN SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 17, 2008
WHAT GRAN SAID.

THE HOLE IN THE WALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 17, 2008
A PEEPING TOM LOOKS THOUGH A HOLE IN A BATHROOM WALL.

THE BOYS THAT CAME BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 16, 2008
SOLDIER BOYS WHO CAME BACK WITH TALES AND FEARS AND...

WHAT LILY DID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL COMMITS SUICIDE AFTER BEING RAPED.

EMILY GIGHT IN LOVE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A GIRL IMAGINES SHE IS IN LOVE.

ALL FOR ONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
A WOMAN WHO IS OCCUPIED BY TWENTY-THREE PERSONAILTIES.

A DIFFERENT GIRL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
LOVE POEM.

FORMER LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 14, 2008
A sighting of a former lover.

NATASHA'S NIGHTMARE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 13, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN'S RECURRING NIGHTMARE.

WHERE LISA LIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 12, 2008
A VISITATION TO A GRAVE.

POLLY AND THE END OF THE DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 12, 2008
POLLY AND SUSIE SNUGGLE DOWN IN BED AFTER A LONG DAY AS...

POLLY AND THE MEETING OF HEARTS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 11, 2008
A MAID AND HER MISTRESS.

WHERE MY BABY GAVE UP GHOST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 10, 2008
A POEM OF MOURNING.

THE ONE HE LOVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 10, 2008
LOVE POEM BUT UNREQUITED.

NONE KNEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL ABUSED AND KILLED BY PARENTS.

POLLY AND THE TRUTH

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
THE BUTLER KNOWS SOMETHING ABOUT THE MAID.

JUMPING JACK FLASH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 9, 2008
SERIAL KILLER BROUGHT TO TRIAL.

THEY SAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 8, 2008
THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME 20,000 BRITSH...

NEVER AGAIN WHOLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 7, 2008
LOVE LOST.

ALICE'S GRAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 7, 2008
A vistation of a grave.

POLLY'S AFTERNOON SORROW.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 6, 2008
POLLY THE MAID HEARS SAD NEWS.

A PLACE TO MOURN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 5, 2008
GRIEF AND A PLACE TO MOURN.

THAT ASPECT GONE NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 5, 2008
A WOMAN POISONS HER HUSBAND.

SONYA'S PLIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 4, 2008
A YOUNG WOMAN AND HER WORLD OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

YOUNG NANCY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 4, 2008
A YOUNG GIRL BECOMES A NUN.

POLLY IN HIDING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 3, 2008
Polly hides from the butler as she looks out for Master...

MIRIAM REMEMBERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jan 2, 2008
MIRIAM REMEMBERS ASPECT OF HER LIFE AND HER SON.

THE LETTER (STORY)

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 31, 2007
A LETTER BY A MISSTRESS CAUSES ANXIETY.

FAREWELL OLD YEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 31, 2007
GOODBYE TO AN OLD YEAR.

CLARA ON EASTSIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 30, 2007
A YOUNG WOMAN AND RAPE.

WASHINGTON DULBRIGHT'S DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 30, 2007
A VETERAN SOLDIER UTTERS TRUTH.

IT IS NOT NOW WHAT LOVE WOULD TELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 29, 2007
A SYMBOLISTIC POEM.

HER OWN SWEET WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 29, 2007
a YOUNG WOMAN DRIVEN TO KILL OR MAIM.

MOLLY THE JOLLY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
WHAT A FUN LOVING GIRL COULD DO BUT OUGHT NOT TO DO.

BETRAYED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
BETRAYAL LEADING TO A SUICIDE.

MOLLY MAGVIN'S GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 28, 2007
A MOTHER'S GRIEF FOR A DEAD BABY.

UNCERTAINTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
A RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TWO WOMEN IN 1890s Paris.

GRACE'S EVENING STARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
LOST LOVE.

MILLY THE SILLY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
A girl and her insanity.

CEILI'S DYING DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 24, 2007
A YOUNG WOMAN SLOWLY DIES.

CEILI'S SATURDAY NIGHT FIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 24, 2007
A WOMAN AND FAMILY AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

UNREQUITED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 23, 2007
A WOMAN'S UNREQUITED LOVE.

THEY'LL SAY THAT GOD HAD NEED OF HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 23, 2007
GRIEF AT THE DEATH OF A SIX YEAR OLD GIRL.

SOMME REMEMBERED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 22, 2007
REMEMBERENCE OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME 1916.

THE DESERTED BEACH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 21, 2007
tHE DESERTED BEACH AND THE OLD FOLK.

THE DIMMED STAR OF BETHLEHEM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 20, 2007
A woman's unmerry christmas.

ADORATION OF CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 19, 2007
ADORATION OF BEAUTY.

CEILI'S PSALM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 19, 2007
A young woman's psalm.

SHE'D FORGOTTEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 18, 2007

CEILI'S DAMNED LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 17, 2007
A LETTER REVEALS ALL ABOUT CHILDHOOD SECRETS.

NELLIE'S CHORES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 17, 2007
Nellie the maid at work in the kitchen in 1922.

THE CHILDREN ON THE BEACH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 16, 2007
ON GAZING AT AN OLD PHOTOGRAPH OF CHILDREN ON A BEACH.

EDNA AND THE DEADMAN'S ROOM.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 14, 2007
A MAID CLEANS A DEAD MAN'S ROOM.

GHOSTLY TRENCHES

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 14, 2007
THE ANNUAL GATHERING OF DEAD SOLDIERS AT CHRISTMAS IN THE...

CEILI'S CHILDHOOD DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 13, 2007
A GIRL REFLECTS ON HER PARENTS.

DUTY BOUND.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 12, 2007
Nellie the maid on one day in 1922.

YES, THAT'S MY SON.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 11, 2007
A mother grieves her dead soldier son.

DEATH'S COMPANY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 11, 2007
POEM, MEMORIES OF A MOTHER'S PASSING.

LAST CHANCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 10, 2007
MOTHER'S LAST CHANCE TO HOLD HER DEAD CHILD.

CEILI'S QUESTIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 10, 2007
A woman considers leaving her husband.

SHE GAZED OUT TO SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 9, 2007
A WOMAN'S HUSBAND LOST AT SEA.

AS IF IT WERE YESTERDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 8, 2007
Love discovered over the years between two cousins.

IT WAS LOVE THAT CAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 8, 2007
THE JOY AND DANGER OF LOVE.

MEMORIES OF FORMER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 7, 2007
A woman reflects on her youth.

GREAT WAR BATTLEFIELD 2007.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
THE SOMME BATTLEFIELD 2007.

CEILI'S BLUES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
A woman with a rock and roll heart has her say.

CEILI'S WHISPERED WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 5, 2007
A woman's ill-treatment and memories.

AS IF IT WASN'T SHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 5, 2007
A woman is haunted by her rape.

COUNTING STARS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 4, 2007
GLASGOW ON A SATURDAY NIGHT IN 1947.

CEILI'S DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 4, 2007
A young woman's woes.

REMEMBER THESE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 3, 2007
Remembrance of children of the concentration camps.

HER LETTER FOUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 3, 2007
A man finds a letter by his wife.

MOTHER'S MADNESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Dec 1, 2007
a CHILD REFLECT ON HIS MOTHER'S MADNESS.

SEA'S SWEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
Witnessing the drowning of mother and child.

EVELYN'S WAIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
A young woman waits for her lover wondering if he will...

HE WILL NOT WAKE HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 29, 2007
Sleeping girl and her admirer.

DUTIES AT DUSK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 28, 2007
Two nuns prepare the ground for burial at dusk.

SOMETIMES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 28, 2007
Thought while laying in bed.

JODIE'S PUBERTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 27, 2007
A YOUNG GIRL'S PUBERTY AND DARK SECRETS.

ELLIE'S LAMENTATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
A mother's grief for her dead child.

SISTER LUCY'S DEPARTURE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
A nun's deparure for Rome brings sadness to another.

SACRIFICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 26, 2007
On love and lust.

SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 25, 2007
A young girl meditates on revenge.

GRACE'S PAINTING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 25, 2007
Grace's musings on her painting.

POEM OF GRIEF.( I miss you)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 24, 2007
A poem of grief.

HE LOVES TO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 23, 2007
A MAN'S DAYS OF DRINK AND WOMEN.

REMEMBERING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
memories of a child in 1930's Dublin.

FORMER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
CITY NIGHTS AND BRIGHTS LIGHTS.

DARKLY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 21, 2007
Depression from grief.

BORED WIVES AND LOVERS.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 21, 2007
WIVES, HUSABNDS AND LOVERS.

ANOTHER DAY MAYBE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 20, 2007
A woman's plans are changed.

INSIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 20, 2007
Life and its changes.

EVER SINCE THE RAPE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 19, 2007
Rape and its consequences.

THE CRUCIFIED LOVERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 19, 2007
Two lovers experience love in total.

SHE WANTED TO BE WHOLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 18, 2007
An abused woman seeks love and finds none.

MEMORIAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 17, 2007
MEMORIAL FOR THOSE KILLED IN WARS.

LOVE SHE NEVER KNEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
A young woman's lack of real love.

FOR LOVE ALONE CAN SAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
Love and its absence and its power.

EASTER SUNDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 16, 2007
A nun's memories on Easter Sunday.

HOLY SATURDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 15, 2007
A nun's memories on Holy Saturday.

DIFFERENT DESTINATIONS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 14, 2007
A soldiers death.

NEVER BE ASHAMED OR FEAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 14, 2007
POEM OF LOVE.

D-DAY BEACHES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 13, 2007
In memory of those who died on the D-Day beaches.

GOOD FRIDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 13, 2007
A nun's Good Friday with memories that haunt.

AND YOU TOO COULD KNOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
LOVE POEM.

MAUNDY THURSDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
A nun's musings on Maundy Thursday on her past life.

LIMITATIONS TO LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 11, 2007
The limitations of love in a negative relationship.

ONCE AGAIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A nagative relationship and its consequences.

REQUIEM PACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A FUNERAL LEAVE TAKING.

FINAL THINGS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
A condemned woman's final moments.

I WANT TO FACE THE SKY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
consequences of a rape.

WHAT IS THIS THING CALLED LOVE?

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
A nun falls in love with a priest.

CAN WE HAVE HIM BACK NOW?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
For those who have lost sons in war.

SHE LOVES HIM NOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
A WOMAN CRUELY DECIDES TO BE LOVELESS.

SHE HAS LOVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
love poem,

AND HAVING INTO HER GREEN EYES GAZED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 7, 2007
A lover's realization that his love loves him not.

ASH WEDNESDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 7, 2007
A nun's Ash Wednesadyand the memories.

LOVE'S FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 6, 2007
LOVER'S LOSS.

SOLDIERS RETURNED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
RETURN OF THE DEAD SOLDIERS.

SHROVE TUESDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
A nun's midday meal and thoughts.

WHERE ARE THE REST WHO CAME?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 5, 2007
Victims of war.

GALLERY BLUES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 4, 2007
A visit to an art gallery causes a lover's blues.

BLUE MONDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 2, 2007
A glimpse of a nun's morning.

NO ONE KNEW HOW THE CHILD DROWNED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 2, 2007
A CHILD DROWNS UNNOTICED.

ELIZA AND BETH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 1, 2007
Two girls meet and a friendship develops.

LETTERS HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Nov 1, 2007
LIES IN LETTERS HOME.

VAN GOGH'S GRAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 31, 2007
VAN GOGH'S GRAVE.

GAUGUIN'S ART.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 30, 2007
Haiku on Art.

NO WARS ARE OVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 22, 2007
WARS AND WHAT FOLLOWS.

SONYA REMEMBERED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 21, 2007
A girl remembers her grandmother in Soviet Russia.

WOUND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
hAIKU, loss, baby, grief

FAREWELL NOTE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
A woman's farewell note to her husband.

DREAMS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 20, 2007
DREAMS AND THEIR UNREALITY.

SO IT ALL BEGAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 19, 2007
The coming of Nazism.

AGE AND TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 19, 2007
AGE AND TIME.

DEATH CAMP 1944.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 18, 2007
DACHAU CONCENTRATION CAMP 1944.

SONYA'S GRANDFATHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 18, 2007
SONYA'S GRANDFATHER AND HIS DISAPPEARENCE.

SONYA'S HIDE AND SEEK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A young woman hides from the man she fears.

THE SECRET LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A maid watches her mistress write a letter.

SUSIE'S MISSED CHANCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 17, 2007
A girl's missed chance to dump her creep of a boyfriend.

CHILD'S SPIRIT HOME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 16, 2007
A WOMAN'S NEW LOVER AND MORE.

ALL ALONG THE LINE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 16, 2007
Ghostly soldiers sing.

TO KEEP ETERNAL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 15, 2007
LOVE POEM.

ORDINARY BOYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 15, 2007
SOLDIERS AND WAR.

PRECIOUS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
LOST LOVE.

ONCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
A bullying husband.

YOUNG CHARLOTTE'S COT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 13, 2007
Ghostly images and a cot.

LATTER DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 12, 2007
A woman's life with a violent man.

WHAT LISA SAID.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 11, 2007
A elderly woman remembers.

ABEL REMEMBERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 11, 2007
A man remembers a concentration camp.

TIME'S TICK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 10, 2007
A man's grief for lost love.

SAZZ AND JAZZ.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 10, 2007
Sazz and her lust for live and jazz.

THEY HAVE LAID FLOWERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 9, 2007
Funeral of a young girl.

SIGN OF THE CROSS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 9, 2007
A young nun and prayer.

DEATH'S SURE TOUCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 8, 2007
A soldier's breakdown.

THROW OF A DICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 7, 2007
A girl lived in hope and died of dope.

PAY BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 7, 2007
A woman's pay back on her violent partner.

IT WAS AS IF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 6, 2007
Unequality in a relationship.

BABY'S DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
A woman's thoughts on a lost child.

FOR WHAT?

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
A woman's perspective of her husband.

DEAD END.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 5, 2007
What bullying can lead to.

WAIT AND SEE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 4, 2007
a woman has her say about men.

MURKY RIVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 3, 2007
The effects of a control freak.

DAISY'S WORLD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 3, 2007
An elderly woman'a perspective of the her world.

Memory Choked

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 2, 2007
A memory sickens.

HAPPINESS BREED

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 2, 2007
A girl celebrates freedom from cruelty and fears.

A WOMAN'S WORLD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Oct 1, 2007
Some woman's world.

SENSELESS DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 29, 2007
A GIRL IS SENSELESSLY KILLED.

NO OTHER WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 29, 2007
Aan in a rage kills his partner.

WHAT DIXIE SAID IN 1957.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 28, 2007
A woman relates her past life of abuse and near madness.

DARKEST DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 27, 2007
A child's funeral.

PRISONER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 27, 2007
A child prisoner.

A MORNING IN LEICESTER SQUARE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 25, 2007
Two girls and their relationship.

SHE LIKED TO SING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 25, 2007
The woman who sang.

MAKE MY DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
Gun revenge.

FRAILTY OF FLESH AND BONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
A lover's thoughts at the death of another.

UNSENT LETTER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 21, 2007
AN UNSENT LETTER.

SWEET JANE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 20, 2007
Insanity in a young girl.

DIFFERENT VIEWS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A different view point between two sides.

VERONICA'S WISHFUL THINKING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A woman thinks of her life and where it's going.

WHAT DORIS SAID IN 1918.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A woman looks back on her life in 1918.

NO SECOND FIDDLE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 19, 2007
A non nonsense girl gives her guy the push.

THE HOUSE IS EMPTY NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 18, 2007
A MAN REFLECTS ON HIS LOVE'S DEATH.

AND THEN SHE HAD GONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 18, 2007
A mother's fear when her baby goes missing.

BELSEN 1945.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 16, 2007
Belsen concentration camp 1945.

HOLLOW ECHO.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 15, 2007
A lover wanders and thinks of a lost love.

ALMOST BUT NOT QUITE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 14, 2007
A woman wonders whether to murder her husband.

BABY'S SMILE TOMORROW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 13, 2007
A woman'a grief for a lost baby.

LOST GIFTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
A man's dying wishes.

THEY NEVER SAW IT THAT WAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
Who decides who will die and live in war.

SHE WOKE HIM FROM HIS SLEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 12, 2007
She woke him from his sleep In her bed. She’d keep...

WOMEN AND SUCH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 11, 2007
Two perspective of women and their worth.

WHAT IRIS SAID IN 1914.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 11, 2007
A maid reflects on her past and present life in 1914.

SISTERLY LOVE IN NEW YORK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 8, 2007
TWO SISTERS ARGUE OVER A MAN.

SOME DAY HER PRINCE WILL COME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 8, 2007
A young woman hopes her man will come.

FUNNY HOW GIRLS FALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 7, 2007
How girls sometimes choose the wrong guy.

FOR CRYING OUT LOUD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 7, 2007
A woman's grief after losing her baby.

NOT THESE THE LIPS THAT NEVER KISSED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 6, 2007
LIVE FOR THE DAY COME WHAT MAY.

CAUGHT BETWEEN HALF LIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 5, 2007
Miss Pretty's dream.

HIDDEN AND UNHIDDEN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 4, 2007
A child's perspective on cruelty.

UNKNOWN VISITATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 3, 2007
The loss of mind with age.

FUNNY WHAT FLOWERS CAN DO TO A DAME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 2, 2007
What flowers can do to a woman.

HARRY'S LOVER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Sep 2, 2007
A love song.

AN OFFICE SCENE IN NEW YORK 1926.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 31, 2007
A young woman wants her life back.

CEILI AND THE SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 30, 2007
A young woman reflects on her coming death.

WOULD BE MOTHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 30, 2007
A woman waits anxiously to be a mother.

THE REMAINS OF A DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 29, 2007
A girl's expression of depression.

SUZY'S WINTER MORNING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 29, 2007
A girl's early morning blues of winter.

WHAT ADA SAID THE DAY SHE DROWNED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 28, 2007
A woman's last day in Victorian London.

DAYBREAK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 27, 2007
TWO WOMEN AND THEIR NIGHT TOGETHER.

LAST NIGHT YOU DREAMED SOMEBODY LOVED YOU.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 27, 2007
You enter the coins into the machine and a ticket is...

JACK AND JILL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 25, 2007
Jack and his sister Jill wait for the artist to go so...

CHILD'S PLAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 24, 2007
A child's dark secret.

REQIUEM FOR BELLA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
A young girl mourns her dead child.

MEMOIR OF LIONEL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
A woman's reflection on the death of the man she loved.

ALL IN THE LINE OF DUTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 23, 2007
Edna knocked at Mr Topdraw’s door; waited for the reply...

NOT TO HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
A girl's realisation of her molestation.

THE DAY CLARA JUMPED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
A woman jumps after being betrayed.

Myfanwy Price And Her Dark Dreams Of 1959.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 22, 2007
Myfanwy Price plopped in the armchair; sipped at her...

DEED DONE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A young girl shoots the man who molested her for years.

HARRY'S SLEEP.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A man's desire for endless sleep.

SHALL I BRING HER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 21, 2007
A young man's indecision on a possible date.

THE HOLLOW WHISPER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
A woman revisits the cot her baby died in.

HARRY'S LAMENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
A man's lament for a love who died.

Gary Gelshop Got Lucky.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 20, 2007
Gary Gelshop got lucky. Gary married his schooldays...

ONE OF THOSE DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
A young woman's day of depression.

WAITING ( HAIKU)

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
ABORTION FROM THE BABIES ASPECT.

WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 18, 2007
A married woman meets her lover in Dublin.

WHAT MAY FLOWERS SAID IN 1912.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 17, 2007
A young woman's story of her life and love.

YOOTHA YITMAN'S DREAM ON WAKING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
Yootha Yitman, wife of Yancey, Kissed her baby’s...

SHE IS THE SEED BREEDER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
She is the seed breeder The coffin queen with the...

ODE TO CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
A man wishes for a loved one.

WHAT THE SLEEPERS MISSED.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 15, 2007
In the year 1884 in an Irish convent school, Hermione...

WATER PETALS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
Grief expressed.

TWO OF A KIND.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
A couple come back from a night out and don't make out.

HERE IS BUT ALL DREAMS LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 14, 2007
A surreal poem about relationships and life.

ODE TO ELSA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
Elsa was a whore and died at twenty-four.

SHE HAD CHOKED HER DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
A girl and drugs and all that follows.

NOTHING FORGOT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 13, 2007
A man remembers a lost love who drowned.

LOST SHOE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A GIRL'S SHOE FOUND AFTER HER DEATH BY DROWNING.

POLLY GRIMNIT'S FOUL FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A GIRL MURDERS HER FATHER.

FREDA FYNCHFYRE READ FREUD.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 12, 2007
A WOMAN READS FREUD.

EMPTY ARMS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 11, 2007
Haunted by a child's death.

WHAT DORIS SAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 11, 2007
The story in a day of a maid in London around 1900. Fiction.

HE SAW HER ONCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 10, 2007
A man's vision of a dancer.

A NIGHT IN PARIS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 9, 2007
AN EVENING IN PARIS AND LOST LOVE.

OF TWO MINDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 9, 2007
A woman's indecision about breaking with some guy.

WHAT IRIS SAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 8, 2007
A domestic servant and her thoughts of the day.

VERA'S DREAM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 7, 2007
A woman dreams of a dead lover.

JULIA'S UNCERTAINTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 6, 2007
Julia's night out turns out to be more than she can cope...

VERONICA'S EVENING OUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Aug 4, 2007
A woman's nightout with memories.

THE CONFESSIONAL.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 30, 2007
Veronica enters the church, looks around, goes down the...

BEFORE HER HOUR TO DIE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 29, 2007
A girl's search for love compounded with fear of rejection.

JULIA'S NIGHTOUT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 28, 2007
Transexual Julia's nightout.

THE DEATH OF RYAN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 27, 2007
Julia sits gazing at herself in the dressing table...

CEILI'S RESURRECTION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 26, 2007
Depession days and nights.

LAST SEEN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 26, 2007
She lies still, Her head to one side; Her eyes...

I REMEMBER YOU.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
A WOMAN'S NEWFOUND AND HAUNTING LOVE.

THIS IS SHE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
DEATH OF A CHILD.

POOR BITCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 25, 2007
Maybe it was the way she walked.

YOU ARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 24, 2007
A love until death.

ANDRE BEER'S LAMENT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
A BROKEN MAN'S LAMENT.

ADA'S LONESOME TONIGHT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
Last night I saw the photograph,” said Ada. “The one...

COME GIVE ME BREATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 23, 2007
Come give me breath In the dying time, bring me motion...

IT'S ALL A MATTER OF TIMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
A killer on the loose.

YOUR SWEET DREAMS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
Gregory looks over his shoulder at you, his dark eyes...

MAY'S DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 22, 2007
A day in the life of a maid in 1900.

DANGEROUS CREATURES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 21, 2007
Two sister seek their fathers business and do not cae how...

BULLYING VICTIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
Suicide following bullying.

GIRLS' NIGHT IN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
The Truant girls and their night in.

IT'S OK MA SHE'S ONLY BLEEDING

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
Nerrisa, your sister, helps you to the garden chair where...

THE MURDEROUS MIND OF MOLLY MACBETH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 20, 2007
You watch Jamie walking just ahead of you, his head held...

SOME NIGHTS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 19, 2007
A mother's visions of a lost child.

LOVE IN VENICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 19, 2007
A woman goes to Venice a finds unexpected love.

A DEATH. 1888.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
Murder of the Ripper's victim.

JACOB'S LADDER.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
The final sight of a dying father.

MISS PRETTY AND HER DIM NIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 18, 2007
Miss Pretty and love.

WALT WYNESYPPER'S COLOUR OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 17, 2007
Wife beater Walt gets his deserts.

THE KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
A remembered kiss.

A WELCOMING DEATH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
You walked across the field to get as far away from the...

COMPLINE 1977,

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
Converte nos, Sister Teresa whispered, leaning forward in...

A DEATH IS A DEATH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 16, 2007
The mysterious death of a father in 1953.

THE ODD SISTERS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 15, 2007
TWIN SISTERS MURDER THEIR EMPLOYER IN COLD BLOOD IN 1913.

ELIZABETH'S DULL DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 15, 2007
A girl is pregnant but faces an unknown future.

SAD FAREWELL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 14, 2007
GRIEF AND A ROOM.

ALL IN A MORNING'S WORK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 14, 2007
Two maids in 1920 begin their day.

A MELODY OF TEARS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
She thinks she hears the baby's breath, but it is only...

You Are The Grandiose Night Stopper,

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
You are the grandiose night stopper, The girl of cold...

THE VISIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 13, 2007
A young woman returns home on a visit after years in an...

I SING THE BODY ELECTRIC.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
Whitney follows you down the stairs of the block of...

A DIFFERENT JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
The light from outside the train carriage almost explodes...

Vespers 1967.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 12, 2007
Sister Teresa felt the cold evening wind through the...

FLANIGAN'S DAWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
A man's grief at dawn.

ANOTHER JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
The young woman in the seat opposite you had said...

SOME OTHER JOURNEY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
As the train enters the tunnel, you and your step-sister...

NONE 1957.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 11, 2007
Afternoon sun touched the cloister garth. The office of...

CEILI'S DRESS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
Feel the softness of the cloth, Sense the smoothness...

FLANIGAN'S FALL.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
A man's lovesick ghostly love and insanity.

SEXT 1947

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 10, 2007
Il dio è il miei testimone e guida, Sister Maria, the...

ABRAHAM'S FINAL WORDS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 9, 2007
SUICIDE LOVESICK MAN.

MEMENTOES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 9, 2007
You were in the photograph, but you ought not to have...

OFF KEY AT ONE TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Off key at one time Slight to the left On board a...

EMILY'S GHOST

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
The ghost of Emily.

TIERCE 1937.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Blessed art thou amongst women. Sister Teresa closed the...

PUT YOUR FINGER HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 8, 2007
Put your fingers here, Touch the holes of infinity...

DON'T LEAVE ME IN THE DARK.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Judith stares out at the grim morning with its grey skies...

FLANIGAN'S GHOSTLY LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Ghostly love.

AS I WAS SAYING.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 7, 2007
Two men and a woman on a visit to the seaside remember...

KISSING YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
Kissing you, She said, blew My mind Wide...

BUDDY BUGSHIFT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
One man's religion.

PRIME 1927.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 6, 2007
Sister Teresa put down the pen. Eyes searched page. White...

HIS LOVE LOST.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 5, 2007
A man's lost love.

LAUDS 1917

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 5, 2007
Light from window in the refectory touched the eyes of...

STABAT MATER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 4, 2007
Amongst so many children laid in piles Which one was...

Matins 1907.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 4, 2007
The bell from the cloister rang. Echoed around and...

DIFFERENT SEAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Come closer, she’ll not hear you. She’s in her own...

DUST AND DUTY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Edna stood gaping out of the back door at the garden....

Polly's Morning Capers.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 3, 2007
Polly stomped the stairs; back stairs; servant’s...

BEHAN'S VISION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 2, 2007
A man sees a woman in his telescope one night the next...

THIS IS HER BED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
This is her bed, You can see the creases Where she...

Polly's Waiting Game.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
Polly waited. Eyes settled on the wall opposite. Now and...

Maids In Waiting.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jul 1, 2007
Polly carried the tray to the foot of the stairs. She...

SHE NEVER GOT THE GRADES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 30, 2007
She never got the grades. She knew her dad would go...

POLLY BELOW STAIRS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 30, 2007
Polly peeled potatoes; gouged eyes. Sliced through skin;...

INVISIBLE HURT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 29, 2007
They’d have to dig deeper Inside her to find the...

DEATH WRAPPED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 28, 2007
A mother's last moments holding her dead child.

VACANT DREAMERS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 27, 2007
Vacant dreamers selling nights, Which, being cold as...

SUN'S SAD GLORY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 27, 2007
It came to her suddenly Like a punch in the head:...

MISS MURPHY'S COAT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 26, 2007
A drama over a woman's coat.

ON A DAY LIKE TODAY

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 25, 2007
Nuala sits in the park waiting for Una. Ballantrae Park,...

CHILD'S VIEW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 24, 2007
A child's sight of betrayal.

IF SHE'D KNOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 22, 2007
If she’d known, She’d never have gone Down that...

CEILI'S CRAZY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 21, 2007
Crazy days she had When the good was swallowed by bad...

JUST ANOTHER FALSE ALARM.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 20, 2007
An American artist in Paris and his model and agent and...

BESIDE YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 20, 2007
Would she have gone a different way? I heard her...

CEILI'S HELL DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 19, 2007
Ceili's hell days with domestic violence.

MOURNING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 19, 2007
LOSS OF A CHILD.

THE TOUCH OF CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 18, 2007
Stop here. This is the place. This is where we parked...

THESE FOOLISH THINGS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 18, 2007
She doesn’t know why she hasn’t told him. Say she’d...

JUDGEMENT AD INFINITUM.1953.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
Laura Lall sat in a deckchair on the beach and stared at...

CEILI'S RAGING STORM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
Night after night, She stumbled and fled The...

Brendan's Return.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 17, 2007
The return of a brother from America after ten years...

CEILI'S MOTHER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 16, 2007
She couldn’t touch Without a drop To pass her lips...

TWILIGHT OF THE KITTENS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 16, 2007
The tea is over; the farewells said. Mona and Lisa walk...

CEILI'S DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 15, 2007
Who carried the white coffin I cannot say for sure,...

Never The Twain.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 15, 2007
Edmund looked at Marina sitting just in front of him on...

CEILI'S CRACKED UP DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2007
All’s broken here, The bones are cracked, The skin...

CEILI'S SOME DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 14, 2007
Some days she didn’t know If she slept or woke; Or...

LAMENT FOR CEILI.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
These are her shoes And these the glasses That were...

TEMPTATIONS BEFORE TEA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
Mona and Lisa disrobe; cast their sodden clothes in the...

CEILI'S DAUGHTER

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 13, 2007
Where’d all the time gone? Ceili asked, watching her...

CEILI'S LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 12, 2007
A slut on junk, He’d called her, And he could talk...

MIRACLE OF DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
It was a close thing The baby nearly dying and all...

Woodbine Maisie.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
Maisie Pyke lies on the unmade bed smoking a Woodbine....

ANNA AND HER SEVEN SECRETS.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 11, 2007
"You are such a stern-looking girl, Anna," Father said....

POLLY PUT THE KETTLE ON.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 10, 2007
Polly put the kettle on. Black kettle on the black hob....

DROWNED KITTENS

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 10, 2007
Mona and Lisa reach the edge of the woods on their way...

MONA'S LAKE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 9, 2007
Mona and Lisa walk the path from the house that leads to...

BRING HER FLOWERS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 8, 2007
Bring her flowers of a wilder kind And lay them on her...

LISA'S DULL WAIT.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 8, 2007
Mrs Logan looks across at her daughter Lisa at the sink....

NOT KISSING CEILI'S BROW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
I’d often meet her here And sit and talk And maybe...

MONA'S EARLY MORNING BLUES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
After Sunday morning mass, Mona walks to the bottom of...

Go My Irish Heart.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 7, 2007
Go my Irish heart, Seek out her Whom you have loved;...

Ceili's Penultimate Dance.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 6, 2007
It was her penultimate dance. You should have seen her...

Ceili's Wishes.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 5, 2007
Lay her where the lilies are, Let her sleep the eternal...

A SENSE OF DUTY DONE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 5, 2007
There was something about O’Brien She couldn’t...

THE GIRL FROM KILKENNY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2007
A fine body she has on her, Enough to send the boys...

The Boys Of Lough.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 4, 2007
The seeking for adventures.

A MORNING OF PROMISES.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 3, 2007
Lisa stands in the milking shed staring at her father...

JUST ANOTHER DULL DAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 2, 2007
Mona sits by the window in her bedroom looking down at...

BUS HOME.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Jun 1, 2007
Mona sits by the window of the school bus peering out...

MONA AND LISA.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 31, 2007
Mona sits dressing in the gym changing room after PE....

SISTER FRANCIS AND HER MIDDAY HOUR.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 26, 2007
“He has pierced my side with His lance of love,” said...

MISSING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 25, 2007
Where have you taken her? Over whose lands Have you...

LOVE BUG.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 25, 2007
She had the love bug The kiss and hug The feeling great...

DIRK'S DEMENTIA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 24, 2007
It was all fragmented As if some one Had taken a...

HOW DARK AND DIM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 24, 2007
A poem concerning eating disorders.

SILENT BENNY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
WAR DEAD.

LUST OR LOVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
Where in all the world Would she have gone Had he...

CRUCIFIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 23, 2007
Loss of innocence.

SIN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
An awareness of sin.

THE TRUANT GIRLS OF TIPPERARY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
The three girls lounged on the sofa like mermaids on a...

BEATRIX'S BREAKDOWN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 22, 2007
A woman's mental collapse.

AN EVENING SPREAD OUT AGAINST THE SKY.

Novel by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2007
Three twenty-first century pilgrims and their travel...

ALL ALONG HIS BATTERED SHORE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 21, 2007
THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF LOVE AND LUST.

SISTER ELIZABETH'S MORNING SONG.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 19, 2007
A nun's morning and her secrets lovesand memories.

LUCY LOOSELIMBS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2007
Lucy Looselimbs And her bright smile dims The sunlight...

AWAY WITHOUT LEAVE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 18, 2007
A woman is betrayed by someone she trusted.

DEBRIS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2007
A poem about the glasses and shoes left behind in the...

MIRRORED SELF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 17, 2007
A GALNCE IN A MIRROR AND ITS WOES.

LOVELESS DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 16, 2007
A poem of broken hearts.

MAD ABOUT THE BOY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2007
A girl is haunted by the lover she murdered.

IF LOVE THIS WAS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 15, 2007
BEING IN LOVE ALONE.

THE SHELLS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2007
A memory of love and age.

FOR THE LOVE OF BEATRIX.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 14, 2007
“Beatrix Cair!” your Aunt Louise bellows down the...

NOTHING COMPARES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2007
The break up of a love.

HOMECOMING.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 13, 2007
HOMECOMING OF SON FROM WAR.

HE SAW HER NOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2007
ghostly image of lost love.

MARY MORAN'S RECONCILATION.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 12, 2007
Mary Moran's confession and the priest's reaction.

SHE HAS NOW MY LOVE DISEASED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 11, 2007
LOVE LOST AND SEPARATION.

MISS PRETTY AND HER IMAGINARY BOYFRIEND.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 10, 2007
MISS PRETTY'S DREAM MOOD.

WAR.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
And there is only death under the stars. Juno and Mars...

MISS PRETTY LOOKS WHERE RIVERS FLOW

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
Miss Pretty looks where rivers flow And sees the...

NEW RELEASE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 9, 2007
A poem concerning domestic violence.

RESTING PLACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2007
A visit to an old friend's grave.

MISS PRETTY PLAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 8, 2007
A get up and go girl.

VISITATION.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 7, 2007
Lamentations on the death of a child.

DAVID AND HIS BED OF ICE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2007
“My bed is barren and cold as ice, said David. “My...

SHE HAS HAD HER DEATH TODAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 6, 2007
A visit to one who has lost their mind.

THE CONFESSION OF MAGDALENE MURPHY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: May 5, 2007
a GIRL PREPARING FOR CONFESSION.

OUR FINAL SPACE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2007
Final moments of love and life.

MISS PRETTY SAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 4, 2007
MISS PRETTY'S PHILOSOPHY OF LOVE.

ECHOES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 3, 2007
Remembering a love of yesteryear.

WHAT COULD SHE SAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 3, 2007
Final moments of life.

CHOKED

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
LOST LOVE REGRETS.

BESSIE SMITH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
A dedication to Bessie Smith, blues singer.

CONSCIENCE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 2, 2007
INNER VOICE OF CONSCIENCE OR A SPLIT PERSONALITY.

SHE OFTEN SITS HERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: May 1, 2007
Disappointment in love.

SEA GRIEF.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Grief over one who drowned.

WISHES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
WOMAN REMEMBERS CHILDHOOD WISHES.

PUZZLING CREW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Miriam ponders on her virgin pregnancy.

DECEIVED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 30, 2007
Poem how deception underminded a woman.

THE LADY'S MAID.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 29, 2007
Polly stood outside the door; listened. Knocked wooden...

CHARLOTTE'S PURGATORY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 28, 2007
The sunlight enters my window like a peeping Tom,” said...

JOSEF'S ROOM.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
MEMORIES OF A LOST FRAU.

ALL IS BROKEN LIKE A GRACELESS SWAN.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
All is broken like a graceless swan And sits mourning...

DON'T TRUST WOMEN WITH TEETH MISSING.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 27, 2007
“Don’t trust women with teeth missing, my daddy...

GRAVESIDE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2007
Graveside visit to a lost one.

KINDLE A FLAME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 26, 2007
Kindle a flame within me,” She said, looking out at...

SHE DREAMED OF VENICE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
She dreamed of Venice And the nice Man she met And...

THE SEARCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
The search for lost love.

HERE COMES THE BRIDE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 25, 2007
Nun's discourse on her vocation and loves.

BY ART CONCEALED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Remembering a lost love.

GOODBYE TO ALL THAT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Final momenys before love is lost.

THE 1933 DANCE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
Winnie Clay walks across the yard from her house and...

SUMMER OF 1938

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 24, 2007
A meeting of a young man and his former teacher ten years...

FAREWELL TO MAGGIE.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2007
Boy meets girl boy misses girl.

I AM THE BROKEN HEARTED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 23, 2007
A wife's loss of love.

TIME AND TIDE

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 22, 2007
Time waits for no one.

SOMETHING BORN, SOMETHING DIED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 21, 2007
Two memories shared but different.

GOLDPIN SITS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2007
Art and artist and their struggle for their art,

Zenia Zanov.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 20, 2007
Xenia Zanov, cute of brain, Large of breast, daughter...

NIGHT, NIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2007
Child held dies now. Grief cuts like a razor’s edge.

DEPARTURE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 19, 2007
Death of a baby.

HE WHO DARES DIES.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2007
TWO-TIMING GUY AND HIS DAME.

MISS BROWN TO YOU.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 18, 2007
Elderly lady has a visitor.

DEATH WATCH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2007
It seemed never ending The wait for death. The quiet...

FELIX FUDGEFLICK AND THE SEA.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 17, 2007
FELIX AND HIS DREAM

NOTHING REMAINED.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 16, 2007
Nothing remained But the old words Hanging in the air...

NIGHT AND DAY.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 16, 2007
Mix up in a maternity hospital.

BRING ON THE DEATH CLOWNS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2007
Bring on the death clowns And their brunette loves;...

FINE AND MELLOW.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 15, 2007
ONE DYING OF CANCER.

SLEEP AND DEATH.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2007
Comparision and sleep and death.

NO WITNESS

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 14, 2007
Drowning at sea.

SISTER AGNES' S DAWN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 12, 2007
“I rise with the morning bell,” said Sister Agnes,”...

AFTER ALL THAT TIME.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 11, 2007
depression, melancony,

LONELY PRAYER.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2007
NUN AT PRAYER.

GLOOMY SUNDAY.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 10, 2007
You push your penny in the slot; close it against the...

SHE DON'T CARE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 9, 2007
TWO-TIMING, CHEATING MAN,

I JUST WANT MY BABY BACK.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 8, 2007
Mother's grief at loss of baby.

DIM LIT NIGHTS AND HAZY DAYS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 7, 2007
Don’t wake me now, She said, I want to sleep

THE LETTER

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
lETTER OF BAD NEWS

LOST KISS.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
Let me feel Those lips again, The soft humanity That...

SEARCHING FOR NORTH.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 6, 2007
At the back of the house by the old stables, Amelia...

THAT'S MY CHARLOTTE THERE.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2007
That’s my Charlotte there On that dark wall. If you...

CLAIRE'S PINK NURSERY

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 4, 2007
That’s her there, He said, our Claire. Bright isn’t...

TURN OUT THE LIGHT.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Turn out the light, She says, it’s too bright. She...

The Girls Of Winter.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
He saw the girls of winter in their purple rages Touch...

Humphrey Hoblinski's Way.

Poem by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Humphrey Hoblinski liked the broads from the Eastside....

WESTMINSTER BRIDGE. 1947.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
Westminster Bridge was busy; a vast wave of humanity...

MOLLY'S FINAL DAWN.

Short Story by Terry Collett
Posted: Apr 3, 2007
It is your final dawn; the sun leaks through the high...