Poetry Blogs (2009, peace)
Nicola Beckett on Been and Gone (2 hours ago)
Nicola Beckett on Before the Enemy Comes (2 hours ago)
Nicola Beckett on BALLOON (2 hours ago)
Nicola Beckett on Mother Inez (2 hours ago)
Nicola Beckett on Jack Dempsey New York New York. (2 hours ago)
Nicola Beckett on Fleeting Images (2 hours ago)
A new year dawns as many before,
will 2010 bring what we ask for?
A peaceful future that all can share
with the wealthy showing that they care?
In my hopes as ever that would be the plan
for without compassion what distinguishes man?
We may have tools and brains to embrace
technologies to help the human race
But if those minds just persue all with greed
then we ignore those with more pressing need
Monday 28th December 2009 12:54 pm
“Ey up owd lad, tha does look glum!” Peter said one day, (he’d spent a while up north near Leeds, that’s why he spoke that way.)
“What’s to do? Tha’s sittin there wi a face like milkman’s hoss. I’ve nivver seed thee look that way, whatever ails thee boss?”
His boss looked up, all ashen faced, a pallor on his skin, and whispered “Pete, I’ve had enough, It’s time I jack...
Friday 18th December 2009 7:35 pm