Poetry Blogs (urban development)

urban development (Remove filter)

Popular last 30 days

Recent Comments

Moon.girl on How Do You Sneeze? (5 hours ago)

Nigel Astell on Moonlight.poetry.love (6 hours ago)

Vautaw on The Poetess (6 hours ago)

Teju on The Poetess (7 hours ago)

John Marks on The girl with the flaxen hair (8 hours ago)

Graham Sherwood on AN OLD NURSERY RHYME (8 hours ago)

Vautaw on The girl with the flaxen hair (9 hours ago)

Brian Maryon on The Thirties (10 hours ago)

poemagraphic on Astronomer's New Year (10 hours ago)

Brian Maryon on MIN. OF HEALTH INST> COV19 (10 hours ago)

FORGOTTEN PLACES

 

FORGOTTEN PLACES

 

Away across the green from the council houses

is a small open field with a pond and a dry stone wall.

Fifty years ago this land was all like that – open and free.

Now that land is gone, replaced by bricks and concrete

with no personality and no life at all.

All that is left is the single field with its myriad of life.

More of a puddle tha...

Read and leave comments (0)

life and naturepondurban developmentwater

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message