Struggling up this hill challenges my age
but poses no problem for my insubstantial companion
he can even climb it lying down!
no aching joints or defiant lungs in his fleshless and boneless body
he WOULD find it easy!
that flat voiceless negative of me
since it is I who am obliged to keep him in tow!
and despite the fact that at present he weighs nothing at all
Monday 17th January 2022 1:25 pm
I thought about a thought,
a thought completely different
to the thought that I had been thinking about a moment ago,
but then, I thought, why am I thinking about thoughts like that!?
I thought that I knew better than to be thinking about thoughts like that!
so, I thought that I will try not to think about that thought
that I should not have been thinking about
I thought that ...
Sunday 16th January 2022 10:57 am
Pack horsed, sledge packed and heaved many greatly gruelling miles
and brave heartedly packed with national pride
of those venturing into vast empty regions
sub zero kingdoms of frozen sea
to be valiantly, and stubbornly determined to plant the flag
even prepared to be sacrificed to the histories of great losses
forever remembered aftermaths of failure.
Thursday 13th January 2022 10:43 am