Tag Archives: aix-en-provence

like a strawberry

I love you like a strawberry I love you more than lime you can be sweet you can be sour but you are always mine I love you more than cola drinks As much as Irn Bru sometimes you fizz … Continue reading

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The Bird and The Moon

Just over a year ago, on a visit to Aix–en- Provence, AnElephant visited an exhibition of artwork by the sculptor Zani. He was so enchanted by this piece – L’Oiseau et la Lune (The Bird and The Moon) – that … Continue reading

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The Bird and The Moon

On a recent visit to Aix–en- Provence, AnElephant visited an exhibition of artwork by the sculptor Zani. He was so enchanted by this piece – L’Oiseau et la Lune (The Bird and The Moon) – that the artist kindly sent … Continue reading

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Ups and Downs and Roundabouts

AnElephantCant stop circling around roundabouts Sometimes he enjoys the sound of repeated repetition (sorry, ignore that line, read this one instead, okay) They are just great when you want to work out your position But what he finds totally beguiling … Continue reading

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Aix and it shall be given

AnElephantCant think of many towns better Than vibrant picturesque Aix-en-Provence He wants you to know That Le Cours Mirabeau Is one of the best streets in all of La France La vieille ville is really quite beautiful With a cathedral … Continue reading

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The Drive – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant always apologise That is not really the point of this verse But this week sadly You will see that he Exceeds wildly his allotted words But he kinda likes his wee story He does not want to make it … Continue reading

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