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Steep Holm basks in a midday haze,

a putty coloured turtle

treading water off Brean Down,

its land eases from the water 

like a scarab, an unpolished olive dome.

Fifty years have passed, unchanged

save for the Down’s umbilical

thread of metal homes, which

from my vantage, necklace it to the shore.

The ebbing tide irons the final creases

from the sands with one last ri...

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New WOL members in April 2018

Hello to all members,

Last month I welcomed 80 new members to the Write Out Loud website. Keep an eye out for their 

poems and encourage their efforts if you can.

We were all rookies once and a little encouragement will go a very long way

 

Graham (Member Services)

 

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