Category Archives: Heart Warming

Hitman Horticulturists

Ernst Stavro Blofeld, master criminal, sat at the centre of the massive operations room of the SPecial Executive for Counter-intelligence, Terrorism, Revenge and Extortion, or “SPECTRE” for short. Around him, the inside of the domed roof showed a map of the … Continue reading

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“That’ll do nicely!”

Bottle green cork popped sits On cloth pure white Contents warm and breathe Heady scent of black grape gifts Angels share anew Bottle tips and pours Claret glugs into bulbous glass Final drop catches and falls Ripples settle Leggy wash … Continue reading

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Geometry of Life

Matthew was a bit of a square but he was besotted with Crystal and all her facets. She was a true diamond. Bright and beautiful, she was always straight with him. They’d met at a Circus – she was a … 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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Butterfly

Butterfly, minuscule tiles on rainbow wings beauteous scales colourful rich examplar of Gods perfect design.  

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Cyprus Days

I run down hill flip flop slap on dusty trail Zephyrs rise.   Warm sun heats olive grove Myrtle, Carob, Wild thyme too.   Heated herbal odours assail eager senses comforting, familiar.   Goatbells clatter sparrows fight while crickets chirp … Continue reading

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Beastly Buddies

The day started as normal… rise at 05:00, toilet, shower, shave, dress then on the road for work. On autopilot, I took the sweeping country roads in my stride, thinking about the day ahead and the usual bag of crock … Continue reading

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