‘Seasonal’ – once more, protecting the cherries!

Have you ever had the experience of watching and waiting for your favorite fruit to ripen (say, cherries, perhaps), and then some local pest gets them just before they're ready to harvest? Perhaps everyone should try this solution … (My thanks to Claire Baldry and the Autumn Chickens website for publishing this Christmas time poem). … Continue reading ‘Seasonal’ – once more, protecting the cherries!

(PAD #026) mag-pen-pie

the magpiecrosses the veranda I am insideon the first floorgazing through a window I am visitorto a cup of coffee outsidethe tables and chairsstand emptyon a cold day and the magpiewalkswith insouciance between tablesuponto a chair across a table acrossonto a chair then a balustrade beforefalling . . . gliding . . . flying flying … Continue reading (PAD #026) mag-pen-pie

(PAD #013) puppy signs (on a new laid sky)

somebody’s puppyhas run away I can seeclearlyeach stepshe has taken I guess that must bethe reasona newly laidskymust be clearedthenlaid againtomorrow stilljust nowthere’s a pupoff the leash could you allplease look upinto your sky report backas urgentyour personalsightings ______________________________________________________________________________ Would you like to be notified about changes and developments in my writing world, new poetry … Continue reading (PAD #013) puppy signs (on a new laid sky)

(PAD #04) I (raptor) in the sky

I wouldfly a kite raptorin the air see youbelow see everywhere raptorin the sky I would . . . I would . . . the air ______________________________________________________________________________ Would you like to be notified about changes and developments in my writing world, new poetry collections and giveaways? Subscribe to my monthly Newsletter here.