Author Archives: Katherine

About Katherine

I like art, poetry,history, literature,cooking,doing nothing to music.And conversation

The candlelight of winter brings its glow

The candlelight of winter brings its glow More joyful than the summer sun up high When days are dense with dark,  dim paths with snow How good it is to reach the heart of home To  heat the oven for … Continue reading

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Did you think purple would suit you?

I’m sorry I can’t let you in.My cat is in the washing machine but don’t tell anyone Gosh,it  must be hard to choose glasses   when your nose is so small.Such a pity  you are myopic and your complexion  is  a … Continue reading

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From a notebook

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Micro-salvation for all

Try our Salad Scream today Try battering your toast in the morning Do not put silt on  my egg Do not be too free with that  red popper French flies are a change for  an English man Can potatoes boast … Continue reading

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Dying  and we cannot say what for

Doubt and rumination  lose the war Tangle our emotions like barbed wire Dying  and we cannot say what for Too much thinking’ opens the wrong door Sadism to our self ignites hell fire Doubt and rumination  lose the war Do … Continue reading

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I felt as rigid as a metal door

  Fill  those blessed mugs  with water hot Throw waste paper into that blue bin Pick up all the rubbish you have dropped For being so untidy is a sin When  daddy died I put my toys away Into boxes … Continue reading

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Eyes a-crinkle ,  green as sun washed leaves

I wish that I had kissed you ten more times I didn’t know  how soon you had to leave I’d   draw upon your lips my best design I tell my love in words,  which is no crime. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Aldeburgh cats

In Aldeburgh we ordered  cats of stone I ‘ve lost the first, so one sits all alone. By the clock upon the mantelpiece There it is a conduit for my grief Sitting here, I see the other one By the … Continue reading

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Which famous person said this?

Image by Katherine   At times of stress three things to get you through are an old wife [ husband] an old dog and ready access to cash

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A rare live performance of Anthem

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