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"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


I live in the paradise of Coromandel New Zealand and can still spend days of dissatisfaction. Writing poetry helps, so does gardening. I wish more people would read my novel "The Recovery Position". I'm not planning a sequel.

Lora Mountjoy



I can see through you > he said
I should protect myself > she thought
The eyes are the window of the soul > he said.
She closed her eyes.

Let me take care of you > he said
I am transparent > she thought
Well? > he said
I should > she said, disappearing