Author Archives: nor4h

About nor4h

Thoughtful writer and blogger

Trust and Obey

She was a trusting sort of person, compared to some she knew……. At about the age of 10, she wrote a poem expressing her absolute belief in the aspect of Christianity she had been taught. But even by the age … Continue reading

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Schooling

Brought up the eldest child of a not very well off middle class northern Ireland family with Brethren Irish/ Scottish roots, I started my schooldays at Downey House, a paid-for prep school of Methodist College, the grammar school my father … Continue reading

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Haiku

Senses like a flower Spreading out towards me now Giving warmth and joy

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Richard

There was once an inventer called Richard Who dreamt up a scheme to make knickers. The machine had a curse It went in reverse And he had to feed its voracious appetite with all the sexy ladies’ underwear he could … Continue reading

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Ian 1983

Wandering spirit, traveller from the East and Gallic lands, Coming to share my grief, the loss of one so dear To both of us. One, part of both our lives, a memory strong Who dominates my thoughts, Who made me … Continue reading

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Jeannie’s Happiest Day

That morning, her mother didn’t know her. She had met him over a year ago, and knew he was the answer to her dreams. But to her mother, it was just a flight of fancy. In her mind, she had … Continue reading

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