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I moved from dank, dark North Manchester, U.K. to Karmiel, Western Galilee, Israel in March 2010. It is, believe me, one of the sunniest, loveliest towns on earth. With a background in local Jewish journalism I continue to write freelance. I manage several blogs, have  appeared on Technorati and Blogcritics and now contribute to the online magazine, 'Live Encounters'. My main blog is Alwayswriteagain (http://wwwalwayswriteagain.blogspot.com

Saturday, 1 August 2015

Alwayswriteagain: A Most Sacred Circle of Friends

Alwayswriteagain: A Most Sacred Circle of Friends: About 155,000 people die around the world each day. But this crude figure seems like nothing when we’re faced with personal loss. Even  ho...

Monday, 27 July 2015

PerfectlyWritePoetry: His God Was Sun!

PerfectlyWritePoetry: His God Was Sun!: Another Seascape with Storm Coming On ‘The sun is God’ – JMW Turner     January and deepest winter. Turner’s in the sky at Acco. ...

Saturday, 25 July 2015

PerfectlyWritePoetry: From Pakistan to Israel – in Peace

PerfectlyWritePoetry: From Pakistan to Israel – in Peace: Political relations between Israel and Pakistan remain troubled, highly complex and as I write, a sole self-declared Jew,   Fishel Benkhald ...

PerfectlyWritePoetry: Another Prize for a Poet of Peace

PerfectlyWritePoetry: Another Prize for a Poet of Peace:   Israeli poet and writer, Ada Aharoni has been awarded the Haifa Citizen Award for her outstanding contribution to world peace and cult...

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

PerfectlyWritePoetry: Reuben Rose Poetry Competition 2015

PerfectlyWritePoetry: Reuben Rose Poetry Competition 2015: The 26th annual Reuben Rose Poetry Competition of Voices Israel is open for entries, now until 15 September 2015. Reuben Rose was among ...

Monday, 20 July 2015

PerfectlyWritePoetry: When Fantasy Meets Reality

PerfectlyWritePoetry: When Fantasy Meets Reality: Here’s something original! An animated poem describing how a child’s imagination helps him to cope with reality. The words of  Bensonhurst...

PerfectlyWritePoetry: When Fantasy Meets Reality

PerfectlyWritePoetry: When Fantasy Meets Reality: Here’s something original! An animated poem describing how a child’s imagination helps him to cope with reality. The words of  Bensonhurst...