Poetry Blogs (solstice)
The day is to past, the time is to come.
Life would be ashore, kept below a dome.
Wind shall blow and howl, clouds will rise and pour.
Darkness's upon us, light's hidden from roar.
Nature, nature, she is strong and fair,
wild, crazy, she is a must to protect.
Rain drops over us, sun above the air,
quiet, shiny, a rainbow to collect.
Grass has go...
Saturday 24th December 2016 2:27 pm
photo credit: Andy Arsham
House Of Harris
The alliteration of your existence has voice in wind
You are s-o-n and s-u-n of light
You are soul brother soul nephew and child of the solstice
Your heritage points toward more shine
More bright eyed wisdom
Shine on young Harris your passage has been paid
By your parents and their parent and all the parents on planet
Earth and ...
Saturday 21st December 2013 1:59 pm
Before I start, I just wanted to let you all know I've been long-listed to be Penguin's 'Summer Wayfarer' (see here) but in order to make it into the shortlist of ten I need public votes - I'd be keen to emphasise the relationship between poetry and nature and document my travels in verse!
You can watch my video and vote for me here, I'd really appreciate it (and the deadline is tomorrow! ...
Sunday 23rd June 2013 9:57 pm
photo credit: AEI
Walk Loosely To The Light
Biography and biology unfold and we
Find us bound in habit
Tied to identity
What turns us inside
What makes us crazy
Makes us remember
A tall elegant griot advised
Let it hang
Fire is needed more than light
So orange l...
Sunday 26th May 2013 9:26 pm