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The Dream of A Poet

I woke up with a start some time ago; A very familiar path; from sleep infused, in semiconscious state, with dreams of the unpleasant, into a slow and rude awakening. Was it a mystery magician or con artist, the evil … Continue reading

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First Christmas

This poem is dedicated to children the world over; to all the children in my family; to my great niece, Neve, to my grandchildren: Jessica, for whom it was originally composed two years ago, but particularly for my grandson, Leo, and to … Continue reading

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Christmas Gold

(An English Sonnet with a Seasonal message) What is it that our childhood dreams foretell? Illusion, which reality belies: Enthralling images that make hearts swell Of snowmen, carrot noses, coal for eyes, The carol singers, Santa hats, mulled wine, With … Continue reading

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From Yorkshire, Ahem!

Ahem! It’s down You don’t pop up to London It’s down You pop down to London. From Yorkshire it’s down to everywhere else!

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It Could Get Verse

What do you mean it could get verse! We know that on Twitter, it has to be terse and wholly agree it could get a lot worse or we poets know well of the poetic curse of a line that … Continue reading

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This Road

Do you steer clear of This Road..?

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