Saturday, 24 December 2011

the wind-buoyed crows
this Christmas Eve
mackerel sky

Thursday, 22 December 2011

winter solstice
the street-cleaner picks up
a glass half full

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

cold snap
parakeets strip
the crab-apple tree

Thursday, 8 December 2011

storm-force winds
the shopkeeper wrestles
with a Christmas tree

The Hand of God

My poem, 'The Hand of God', which appeared on this blog in an earlier version, is now on the ever-lively Football Poets website.

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

winter sunshine
the clippers define
my sideburns

Sunday, 4 December 2011

the slow rowing
gets you nowhere fast
each oarstroke
lifting rainbows of water
the oar and your body as one