The skull that grins upon my desk
I picked up at a car boot sale... more »
Now is the hour when night takes flight
and dawn breaks into pearly light.
Before the sun has risen high
Now is the hour of mystery.... more »
Poulters Measure... more »
I am cast out, condemned to be
a wanderer in the wilderness
with every man my enemy.
My only crime was to express.... more »
Renewal For M Lady Lucianne
The moonlight slyly penetrates
the curtained windows of my room.
Though hesitant illuminates
the empty silence wrapped in gloom.... more »
Rensaku For Subbaraman N.V
the sky a black slate
which is not yet written on
lightning adds the script.... more »
The peoples will deposed the Shah.
A lesson presidents should note.
Repression only goes so far.
If they suspect you rigged the vote.... more »
Repentance A Roundel
Repentance.... more »
The street are silent there is no sound.
The lack of noise is frightening.
There is nobody to be found.
I find this most unsettling.... more »
How strange it is to be pain free
after long years of misery.
A life confined to my wheelchair
I found was difficult to bear.... more »
Rethink In Progress For M 'Lady Mamta
Rethink in progress.
The empty skies are echoing. There are no song birds left to sing.
There are no trees there is no grass. What was foretold has come to pass.... more »
Return Of The Exiles For M'Lady Lucianne
At last the dragon race is free
from the long exile they have served.
A very heavy penalty imposed
although it was not deserved.... more »
Return To Eilean Mhor For Friend Mark
Return to Eilean Mhor
My island homeland calls to me from far away across the sea.
She whispers to me quietly but none the less insistently... more »
The pale beams of a sickle moon
Shed just enough light to show.
The winding path to lagoon.
A place we often chose to go... more »
When the harvest moon is full
And makes the night as bright as day.
I see the world as beautiful
Although in a different way.... more »
Reviewing The Situation For Friend Thad
On looking back now I am old.
I see the errors which I made
I watch as memories unfold
but they no longer trouble me.... more »
Reviewing The Situation 2009
Moonlight on the water gleaming, nightime is the time for dreaming.
Lovers walking hand in hand, creating their own wonderland.
Sharing dreams as lovers do. dreams are better shared by two.
Sharing dreams discovering togetherness means everything... more »
Reward For Long Service.
Reward for long service
English ode format.
The waterways of England are... more »
It makes me frankly furious
when people say there’s none of us
We’re not extinct as you have heard.
Though no one has seen a dodo bird... more »
The pivot point of time is now.
When anything potentially
can step on stage and take a bow.
The past is gone beyond recall,... more »
Righteous Attitude For Friend Thad
The hunter rose before the dawn to watch the new day being born.
He raises prayers to Manitou as his wise father taught him to.... more »
I was the first born of the first born race.
The chosen ones that knew not sin or shame... more »
Rights For M 'Lady Tara
My tabby cat is rather fond
of watching Koi carp in the pond
She sits and watches quietly
a picture of serenity... more »
Rip Off For M Lady Tara
Designer labels I won’t buy.
Because I see no reason why
I should be advertising free
I think they should be paying me.... more »
Rising Ritual-Balasi Stanza Poem
I shall greet the day
in my normal way
Rise from my bed and go
as is natural... more »