Category Archives: poetry

If I did not write

If I did not write  I could clean house Wash the curtains, hang them on the line Polish my small table and my mouse Make  a chocolate cat and drink more wine If I did not write I could go … Continue reading

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I miss you, love, so slow the seconds wind.

It seemed to me  my vision and  my mind A template to project into the world Brought you into being by my side. I miss you, love, so slow the seconds wind. I crept into the space between the words I … Continue reading

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You  porcupine, he shouted out, I prefer a seal

My lover went to Lapland as he found  me rather warm You  porcupine, he shouted out, I prefer a seal Are you sure.I questioned him, for I did not wish him harm I have to get away from you, I … Continue reading

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Outside the Lamb and Flag

Flung into the heights by a fast car I had a feeling time had gone  too slow I  fluttered like an unsmoked black cigar No fear nor anguish  gave me any blow As I flew I looked down at the earth … Continue reading

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To love well  is an art we can enact

To love well is an art and is an act Yet we must bear in mind this valued truth We need a little space in love for hate We also will not leave outside our tact Indeed, of love,  that … Continue reading

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Intent with purpose,scarcely is life real

Intent with purpose,  we  don’t see life whole We see the figure but ignore its ground We have one thought, to reach our  chosen goal This way of life destroys  our life and soul So shadows, shades penumbra lie unfound … Continue reading

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