Tony Payne
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That Was The Eclipse That Was

Well the solar eclipse of 2015 in the UK came and went around 9:30 this morning, and it was as so often happens in the UK a non-event. That doesn't mean it didn't happen, because I am sure it did, and the sky did go a bit darker, but since the whole of th
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Posted in Science on March 20, 2015

Struggling To Write

I guess some of you are wondering what happened to me since I have been absent from Persona Paper for some months. All is well, but I have just been struggling to write. The problem isn't that I don't know what to write about, in fact it's the opposite. I
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Posted in Writing on March 16, 2015

The Critics Loved It But I Hated It

Do you have a movie where the critics loved it but you hated it?I certainly have a few, and actually trying to write a review of "The Aviator" starring Leonardo DiCaprio gave me the idea for this article, since although the topic of Howard Hughes intereste
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Posted in Entertainment on October 16, 2014

YCN Writers We Have Had Our Content Scraped

I know quite a few people here used to write on YCN (Yahoo Contributor Network), and I found out yesterday that many of our articles from there have been scraped and republished onto 2 other sites. The links have been removed from these articles, bu
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Posted in Writing on October 7, 2014

It's Time To Liven Up My Blog

I have been debating for a long time over where to focus my attention when it comes to writing, and I have been looking at writing more on what was the main blog that my wife and I set up 6 years ago. However, with hundreds of articles from Squidoo and Ya
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Posted in Writing on October 5, 2014

Finally Proof That We Have Badgers!

We have suspected for months that we have had a Badger coming into our garden and using a flower bed as a toilet, but up to the other night we haven't been able to see actually proof. Now, thanks to our new wildlife camera we know for sure! Googling for t
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Posted in Animals on September 28, 2014

Mr Fox Captured In Our Back Garden

We have known that there are at least 2 families of foxes that wander through our garden during the night, but up to Friday night we haven't been able to get any photographs of them. They usually come through when it's getting dark, or more often when it i
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Posted in Animals on September 28, 2014

Busy Skies This Morning

I woke up this morning to a lovely sunrise and was amazed at just how many vapor trails there were overhead with jets all apparently headed in the same direction. Where we live we are on one of the flight paths from the USA and Northern England across to
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Posted in Pictures on September 28, 2014

My Youngest Daughter Turned 10 Today

My youngest daughter turned 10 today, and coincidentally it would also have been my Mom's 96th birthday as well. Sadly we lost my Mom in 1997, she was taken ill suddenly with an aortic aneurism and passed away within hours, but it's good that my youngest
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Posted in Personal on September 17, 2014

Happy 34th Birthday To My Son On 9/11

Today is my son's 34th birthday, so Happy Birthday Matt! It's also the 13th anniversary of 9/11, which took place on his 21st birthday. I can't imagine how he felt, looking forward to what is a "once in a lifetime" event for anyone, all geared up to going
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Posted in Family on September 11, 2014

Comments (53)

Hey I'm now Following you =]

February 18, 2015, 4:10 PM

Hello from Yorkshire, we've met before.

January 31, 2015, 9:15 AM

I'm following you, but you've not written lately. (Writers/Bubblews) All the best... if/when you return

January 24, 2015, 9:43 AM

Hello Tony alright mate?

January 7, 2015, 11:18 AM

Looking round for new posts to read as part of keeping up with who's on here now and found you. Your reputation has preceded you, however, so I'm glad to have caught up with you somewhere at last.

December 26, 2014, 11:37 AM

Hey Tony! How's it going friend?

October 23, 2014, 12:01 AM

thank you friend for agreeing with me on greenery

October 21, 2014, 8:27 AM

Hi there ! I am happy to start following you to read all of your new posts and know more about you through your writings... :)

October 6, 2014, 1:30 AM

Hi Tony Payne! Nice to meet you across here, though I am fresh here but would like to be connected and look for your posts. Happy to start following henceforth

October 3, 2014, 9:24 AM

I am new here in persona I am very glad to follow you

August 9, 2014, 11:46 PM