Beauty in Black and white
The trees are now of leaves bereft.
Stark silhouettes against the sky... more »
What of the dead, the glorious dead.
The heroes who of whom it’s said
Laid down their lives in freedoms cause.
The men who died in foreign wars…... more »
Dusk to dawn
The sunset sets the sky alight.
With flames if incandescent red... more »
The evening breeze a lullaby
which echoes softly in the sky
and bids the sun go to his rest.
The silver moon will take his place... more »
The pace of life is fast and furious.
We have no time to simply stand and stare.
There is no peace to be found, anywhere,
so many pressures brought to bear on us.... more »
Now autumn has passed. The old years dying
the harvest’s safely gathered in and stored.
The labourers have earned their just reward.
The breezes now no longer softly sighing... more »
I dance before the Lord, My God.
Though other people find this odd.
They are entitled to their view.
I worship as I was taught to do.... more »
Across the fields at eventide.
I can hear a choir singing
faintly. As the birds are winging
back to their nests. Now peace abides.... more »
The geese fly south and leave behind
the bitter winter storms to come.
The gather, circle then they fly
a vee formation in the sky.... more »
A demon lurks beneath his skin.
Although he looks so innocent.
His purpose is malevolent
to foster sin his sole intent.... more »
So many claims are spurious,
misleading and injurious... more »
I sit and muse amongst the tombs.
Only disturbed by sonic booms
as fighter planes pass overhead.
A noise enough to wake the dead.... more »
The classic scholars always taught... more »
Silent but deadly in effect
some one has farted quietly
There is no way we can detect
just which one of us is guilty.... more »
When you are young then you believe
the whole world revolves about you.
Quite simply you cannot conceive
what you believe may not be true.... more »
My universe: If I should die
would disappear. I’ll tell you why
Each day I wake up and renew
everything in my purview.... more »
Though constipation is a curse,
Diarrhoea is much worse.... more »
A thought has just occurred to me.
When someone claims a victory
then someone else suffers defeat.
A simple thought that is complete.... more »
No one canprove that God exists.
No one can prove that God does not
and yet the arguments persists.... more »
The Government has proved to be
corrupt and inefficient.
Prepared to act dishonestly
To everybody’s detriment.... more »
The darkness of the night is rent
By lightning bolts that burn blue/white
The power of Nature apparent.
It is a truly awesome sight.... more »
The spring will come and summer too
Just as they are intended to.
Then autumn will take summers place
This is a cycle not a race.... more »
The glory of the sunset fades.
The evening sky surrenders to
a nonstop flow of darkest blue.
Which overwhelms the pastel shades.... more »
From bare black twigs against the sky.
Transformed by spring to blossoms white.
To me a more than welcome sight.
Which alas too soon will die.... more »
I owe no man, no man owes me
Exactly as it ought to be.
I pay hard cash for what I buy.
There is a simple reason why.... more »