As we seek help remember
angels don't always have wings
though they often come on hallowed ground,
and our visions can be theirs
so don't look for wings
instead fly too as magic is woven
to lift you.
Saturday 22nd May 2021 9:49 pm
I knew him through the cracks where music got in
conversations awkward somehow impersonal
but we had seen the light
and the link was as strong a bond
as his role of being my father.
I could never thank him enough
and that was good enough for him.
Thursday 13th May 2021 11:40 am
Goodbye Enid goodbye
Sunny Stories had me gripped
on go to bed now days
those animal eyes
gazing fondly into the past
fluffy clouds and garden pots
other infantile harmless plots.
As my chrysalis parted
other thoughts began to rise
all taken care of by Mum
girls folding and bending
with hands behind t...
Monday 10th May 2021 10:54 pm
Inside the garden pot the ants
had been busy behind plastic
confined in their imprinted circuitry
patterns of labour, tunnels of itch
now suddenly disturbed by my wrenching
of the Christmas tree,
enough years serving its purpose
of annual celebration,
dressed with solar bulbs and red leaves,
starved of nutrition but stubbornly surviving.
Monday 3rd May 2021 4:58 pm