Monthly Archives: January 2011


It feels like autumn when an adversary takes the wind from your sales. When the summer’s sun fades to distant memory, slow recovery moves winter to spring, and rehabilitates, but not by thought alone. © 2011 John Anstie (View the … Continue reading

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How far can poets go, then, down into ‘icle physics? To discover parts of subatomic mass, so small it is beyond minute and, in just a second, what happens is really unbelievable, beyond imagination. Protons collide with protons and create … Continue reading

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Fridge Haiku

Refrigerator sadly stands without harvest but still there is life

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Welcome to PoetJanstie’s blog on WordPress. Comments are welcome from anyone, anywhere (provided they are clean and not anti-social and are relevant to the blog). Your experience of poetry, poets, poems, philosopy, useful sources and sites, your affiliations, local clubs … Continue reading

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