Monthly Archives: July 2017

The Scene Is Set

From the Gods, Mother Nature looks down scene laid out below. Footlit horizon, sunshine throws golden light across the stage. Solitary black cloud draws curtain of rain day’s play refreshed, renewed. Wedge of geese cross the set, honk their lines … Continue reading

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Skylark Haiku

Skylark skyward leaps tumbles aloft the summer sky sings of sex and joy.  

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Tree Tops

Islands in a sea of mist, the Clees stand tall, patient sun waits to unveil another day. A traveller diving misty ocean, plots a course through hedgerow reef.   Descending, gloom thickens. Car lights pick out ghostly shapes that scuttle … Continue reading

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The Stripper

The birch tree stands there, centre stage, in crimson, gold and purple sage. She flutters, then in windy flurry, her burlesque show begins to scurry. Swaying now in stiffening breeze, her branches shimmy, dance, then tease. Now, revealed in all … Continue reading

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Little ball of joy

Surreptitious glance from snotty child. Moment chosen, finger poised, bliss! Digging for nose gold!

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Love Bites and Barbecues

Jonathan stood outside the big house, set back at the end of a secluded tree lined avenue. Inside the bell rang, deep and sonorous, and Jarvis the family butler answered the door. ‘You rang Sir?’ ‘Oh! Am I at the … Continue reading

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Fallen Two

Winter whitened lock-in Crackle log fire flicker shadows dancing hot bubble bath soak Ella delights the ears. Sounds of Spring birdsong chorus singing joy to a bright new day smell of freesias fills my body with aromatic desire. Summer sun embrocation penetrating, relaxing, soothing Chilled Chablis … Continue reading

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