Sedoka

Sitting birdwatching I spy those pesky pigeons stealing the bird food Pigeons sit watching as I fill up the feeders ready for the birds Creative Writing Homework March 2016:- Sedoka = a pair of non-rhyming 3 line Katautas, syllable counts 5/7/7 5/7/7 that may address...

Epigrams

Trinkets that collect we must sit on shelves collecting dust ***** Objects that through life we crave cannot fit into our grave ***** Creative writing homework February 2016:- An epigram is a brief, interesting, memorable, and sometimes surprising or satirical...

Tyburn Poems

listless lifeless endless joyless I can’t lift my listless lifeless gaze during Winter’s endless joyless days ***** lusty gusty musty dusty these blustery lusty gusty gales blow away our musty dusty smells ***** foggy boggy soggy doggy walking through the...

Legend Laments (Lannet poems)

Dedicated to David Bowie:- A rebel rebel left the human race, a space oddity, starman in the sky, the man who sold the world. Where are you now? Is your life on Mars? Ashes to ashes. Young Americans and all the young dudes may be absolute beginners but, hey listen,...

A Lannet Poem

Asking me to write a Lannet poem is like asking the sun not to come out. It may not shine today or tomorrow but eventually comes a glimmer. Thin shafts of light stretch across the sky casting weird shadows over the landscape peering through branches of the grim grey...