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2017-4 Appeal

2017-4-appeal Hello friend Appeal I know what you’re thinking: “Blimey, this is taking a long time.” Unfortunately, that’s the nature of the beast. The ‘beast’ in this context is the criminal justice system. In one sense, this is a good sign. I’ve got a solicitor willing to investigate every possible avenue. Not only have I
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2017-3-Songs

Songs Hello Friend, Finally, my other completed song was returned by HMP Frankland. ‘Hand of Shells’ is now available to download in the Songs and Music section in Who is Graham? A very dark ode to suicide. There is also an updated version of ‘Little by Little’. Be happy, be safe. Graham Coutts, 7th January
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2017-2-dad

My Dad Hello Friend It is a rarity for me to talk about my family. I have always tried to protect them from the intrusion that these circumstances have brought. However, I feel I need to say something about my Father. After a short illness, he died on the 1st September last year. I cannot
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2017-1-New Year

A. Thank You Hello Friend, It’s been a few months since my last blog. I would say “Happy New Year” but I don’t buy into the social conformity of celebrating something of so little interest. Too many people, too much noise, too much alcohol and too much of “I hate this but I have to
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16th – 31st October 2015

16th – 31st October 2015 Following on from my little rant last month about conformity … “Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream.” (Malcolm Muggeridge) That is in the case of fish quite literal but purely a metaphor for people who conform (just in case anyone infers another meaning to that which
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September 16th-30th 2015

16th – 30th September Hello friend, “To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.” (Bernadetette Devlin McKliskey) That makes me think about love. Not the infatuation type; nor the several times in a lifetime; but the once only, never to be repeated type. The type of love that
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