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© D.M.Stanton


It Was Never Albert
The Winter Garden
A Letter to Miss Goodbody
A Right Good Will
Better a Dish of Illusion
Papa Jorgensen
A Sort of Jubilee
Make it Three
There's a Moral in it Somewhere
We'll Never Go There Again
Five Miles to Paradise
Playback
A Most Beautiful Puppy
Blackcurrant for The Sacrament
The Software Trap
Only The Certain Spring
It's all in the Book
The Cowl Does Not Make The Monk
The Idol
Dreaming Boy
The Name of The Place

TO THE TOP


PLAYS

The Compost Heap
Milgrip's Progress
A Plug For The Cabinet
Dayspring is At Hand
Twelve Tuesdays to Christmas
The First Spring of The Cuckoo
A Thin Man Screaming
Fruit of Two Seasons
The Donkey Man
We Need It Now
Love in Two Suits
Upwardly Mobile Mutkin

SKETCHES

Haspe and Staple in Person
Macbeth for ITV
Shakespeare in One Easy Lesson
Three Cheers for Independence
You're Just a Number



A Translation of Pearl

Introduction to my verse

SONNETS

Translation of a Sonnet
Sonnets to My Lady - Introduction
Sonnet to My Lady on her Twentieth Birthday
Sonnet to My Lady on her Thirtieth Birthday
Sonnet to My Lady as Life Begins
Sonnet to My Lady Growing Younger
Sonnet to My Lady in Our Fortieth Year Together
Sonnet to A Girl Ever Young From a Man Never Wealthy

SERIOUS VERSE

Askrigg 1990
What's in a Word?
In Kings Norton Church
Tough Tit, Frank, Old Boy
Plaka
La Belle Dame Inconnue
Move over Wordsworth
Gaul
Passing Thought
To Our Daughter Sharon
Sombre Thought in Springtime
A Tomcat Can Look at a Queen
The Tunnel of Love
Three Valentines
Deo Gratia
Wedded Bliss
For My Dearest Love in Place of Flowers

NOT SO SERIOUS VERSE

It's a Long Way from Avon to Arvon
No Intrepid Birdman, I
Bury me in Birmingham
An Anginal Ditty
The Ballad of Watford Gap
Classicle Pome
No Creatures, Great or Small
Pome to Fewdilidy
Sic Transit Gloria Mundi
God Bless The Old Trout
Contemplation Prior to Operation
A Dasal Sog of Gratitude
Air on a Questionnaire
Gather ye Rosebuds, or Nuts, or Something...
I Never Intended To Come
That's What It's All About

TECHNIQUES AND VERSE

A Limerick
A Clerihew
Garlic
Mathematical Verse
A Rondeau
A Rondelet
A Triolet
A Villanelle

PARODY AND SATIRE

The Pylgrime Chaucer Forgot
Son of Albert
Post-Modernism and All That
On a Certain Lecturer
Please excuse The Wampun, We're Fresh Out of Birch-Bark

...AND FINALLY THE LATEST

To My Own Dear Love on Our Fifty-Fifth Anniversary


GANGA'S MENAGERIE

Introduction to Ganga's Menagerie
Truscott The Two-Toed Sloth
Grovesnor The Grasshopper
Gervase The Giraffe
Cathcart The Caterpillar
Ethelred The Earthworm
Cumberleith, My Crocodile
Brentford, My Bush Baby
Rawlings The Rattlesnake
Osgood, My Octopus
Chetwode, My Chameleon
Guinevere, My Guinea-Pig
Wainscott, My Manatee
Plympton, My Pangolin
Amorus and Numerus, My Rabbits
Prestbury, My Platypus
Wibberley the Weasel, & Shadwell the Stoat
Sidonie, My Shrew
Sophia, My Spider
Wapshot, My Wapiti
Jerome, My Jerboa
Osric, My Opossum
Humphreys, My Hedgehog
Hephzibah, My Hippopotmaus
Molesworthy, My Mole

JENNY'S MENAGERIE
© Jennifer Hughes-Jones

Mishkin, My Marmoset
Tasmin, My Tortoise
Godalming, My Glow-Worm
Galway, My Goldfish
Henrietta, My Hedgehog
Wellington, My Walrus
Lancelot, My Lemming
Belvedere, My Bullfrog


Betsy and The County Show
Betsy and The Circus
Going Shopping for Mummy
Betsy The Cow And Rover The Dog (pdf file of 3 previous stories)
Jonty and The Stammering Cap
Jonty and The Gentle Giant
The Magic Fox

FIVE CHILDREN'S STORIES WRITTEN BY DOROTHY STANTON
© Dorothy Stanton

Dai, The Anti-Social Dragon
Peter Pylon
Rob the Retriever's Morning Walk
Robbie and The Dinosaur
The Bouncy Castle


Moss
Fallout In Arden
Treason - For My Daily Bread