With eyes closed I still see the light
and sense everything I need to dream,
there’s still chance all will come right
- torn edges form an invisible seam;... more »
While the weather was still warm
they played in the fountains
and life seemed easy
it was natural to smile... more »
The ferries on the Humber river in England were replaced by a magnificent bridge, but memories are alive....
HULL CORPORATION PIER... more »
I knew your dad had died
but now your mum and brother too
and the death notice wasn’t clear
- it might also have been you... more »
The longest day
doesn’t feel much longer;
tomorrow’s glass misting
with breath of winter... more »
Love In Leeds
Horseplay in the corridor
but where was our first kiss?
Was it in my dinky room?
The taste of balmy bliss... more »
National Poetry Day
We are a poetry nation
for one spectacular day
when all heroes and heroines... more »
On The Beach
In the UK, donkey rides and building sand castles are still popular, but we cannot control the tide....
ON THE BEACH... more »
(This is a tribute to the fishing folk of Whitby, England. A mention is made of chips in the poem, which in the USA I believe are called fries!)
SAFE HANDS... more »
The Chalky Fields At Leavening
Living on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds, England, is mostly uneventful, but sometimes.....
THE CHALKY FIELDS AT LEAVENING... more »
The Secret Of Happiness
I stumbled upon
the secret of happiness
a brief article... more »
It's extraordinary the creatures you can come across in the quieter parts of Yorkshire, England.....
WAITING... more »