Hi there! We’ve had quite a few Spring showers recently, and I was inspired by them to write this short poem this evening, which I hope you enjoy. A sudden rain Comes from grey clouds on a blue day, And the warmth of the road Sends a thin mist into the air, So that when … More The Pleasure of Unexpected Showers: A Poem
Three crocuses slowly wither in the noonday sun, Their brightest colours bleached and paled, their petals Dry and dusty, browned leaves crinkle in the heat. Two strangers are passing by; Their eyes drift to this decaying scene, and one Says to the other, look At the flowers – aren’t they Beautiful?
A soft bulb lies, buried beneath he earth, in the warm darkness; Indifferent and plain, she rests herself upon the moist and heaving earth In quiet contemplation; until at last, As the last frost melts its icy cool into the ground, she lifts her shaded slender head, Shrugs the soil from her budding shoulders and … More Bulb: A Poem
Hi there! In this poem I was mostly concerned about constructing the images well. I don’t think it’s one of my best, but the purpose of this blog is to experiment anyway, so i don’t particularly mind sharing it. I hope you enjoy. Drink in the image of the trees, Ghostly silhouette of tangled branches … More Cyclical Beauty: A Poem
Hi there! I’ve been really busy today and it’s quite late so I’ve just written a short haiku this evening. Enjoy! Feather weight sunshine Filters through rainclouds; the scent Of springtime flowers.
I am taking ten minutes to write this after a busy day and before a busy evening so sorry for the short post! I hope you enjoy this little poem. Have you ever walked Past the flowers in the spring And just felt alive?
Hi there! This is a little poem I wrote this afternoon about Spring (despite the fact that snow’s forecast at the weekend). I hope you enjoy! There’s a lightness in the air; And a deep, damp, Heaviness of earthy things; The scent of rain on a softly fierce breeze, And of dark, bright, living things. … More Spring: A Poem