Category Archives: rhyming verses

Donald Trump  is real and also fake

So Donald Trump  is real and not a fake Like the News,the Russians and the guns Well, wonders never cease nor chasms gape Will the Queen give him a piece of cake? If it’s rich,it might give him the runs … Continue reading

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Argument is pointless, love is key

Compare the BBQ on the hill to Nero fiddling while Rome burned The burning road with  buses overfull Old and poor folk crammed ,Calcutta like- The burning road objects ,its tarmac boils Swallows a man’s leg,this is no fake. With … Continue reading

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Philadelphus “Belle Étoile”

Deep down in the clay and soil Where the worms and brethren toil Roots of all my garden shrubs Twine in their long lust and love. Invisible  yet holy life, Sacramental, without price. Love is hidden in the dark Waiting … Continue reading

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No contradiction  hides in sacredness

Did anyone believe that rage expressed Could benefit the agent  without harm Did anyone  read Freud and then digest? Feelings need the heat  of blacksmith’s fires Held inside until they  find their form An image  worthy of our true desire … Continue reading

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Thus God cried out and topped the EU chart

A peaceful solitude can be a joy. A softer breath, a slower beat of heart. While our minds are happy unemployed. As it was for growing girl or boy Before the throes of adolescence start A peaceful solitude can be … Continue reading

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Stay a while here with his holy shadow

Sing a song to help the dying soldier Sing a song to ease him on the way Release him from your weary shoulder And let him sleep in  shadows of dismay It doesn’t matter that your heart is broken It … Continue reading

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The eyes of love

They lay down in awe and fear, Of what their love was bringing near. They gazed into each other’s eyes And so did tantalise. They lay down to gaze into the eyes and soul of one who’s true. They gazed … Continue reading

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Worms

I wrote this when I was starting out and I noticed I was drawn to images of worms and beetles and life in the darkness under us.I was not aware of that when I began to write Winter weather, frost, … Continue reading

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On random deaths

We might have died in childbirth; We might have died in war; None of us imagined Death in a grocery store. We went out buying fruit and meat, Fresh eggs and chicken breasts. We wanted to make dinner For this … Continue reading

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I fear that they will hatch

The menu’s very limited today The eggs so old, I fear that they will hatch The bacon’s off ,the bread is green and dry. Have a cracker, they look quite ok The cheese is blue, here you are, just catch … Continue reading

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