Paired Physical Pheromone Phenomenon.
I want my heart to dance to sway to the rhythm of my soul, keep time with the allegro of my spirit.
Every morning after turning on my computer, I access The American Heritage Dictionary program and its word for the day. This day, the word that came up was: Zymurgy – The branch of chemistry that deals with the fermentation … Continue reading
By Paddy Mulan Miss Flood stood wooden-faced, at the front of the class. She was a formidable figure, heavy without being fat, with dyed brown hair swept up and back, Maggie Thatcher style. Beside her and dressed in a … Continue reading
Paddy Mulan This is just to say It was not my fault. So many years apart, On a ship That never sailed. To see you And never hold you. Wire deliberately placed So tantalisingly close That our fingers Even … Continue reading
By Paddy Mulan It was a special day. Rory’s twenty-first. Where was he? Why had he not come like a knight in shining armour and swept her away? They could set up home like a proper family. Sinead still … Continue reading
Rosemary Cutliffe Quinn In Memory of Paddy Mullan Thigh deep on the river bed He stands content His line curls to the flick of a fish Silence The water well in flood Brown depths Where patient trout twist in … Continue reading