Old Soldier, Traveller, Herdsman, Cow-lifter, Builder, Forester, Carpenter, Cabinetmaker, Woodturner, War Pensioner, Father, Taoist, Photographer, Poet, Lover.


Res John Burman Poems

Better To Go Barefoot

Better to go bare-foot,
Than wear that old soft shoe.
Be the altar of your own soul,
And let them come and worship you!... more »

Come My Darling.

Come My Darling. Hold me tight,
Kiss me now and through the night,
To love so well will break no law,
So kiss me now then kiss me more.... more »

My It Consultant

I have an IT Consultant,
Who, gently, with words of one syllable,
Patiently leads me through the complexities,
Of Mobiles, landlines, filters,... more »

Res John Burman Quotes

Comments about Res John Burman

John Sadler 21 Jan 2019 10:35
Dear John Burman - I'd like to use your poem in my forthcoming book on Gurkha's, could we discuss copyright - john.sadler@islmail.co.uk
Craig Anderson 27 Sep 2012 08:03
He is also a very very nice gentleman! :) Craig.
Lenny Wong 03 Sep 2012 07:53
Hi John, I never imagine that you are a great poem writer beside as a great photographer. You got great and beautiful poems and I have saved a copy of your E-book! Take care John and write more beautiful poems! Lenny.