23rd February 2019

even sweeter
if I close my eyes...
your laughter

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21st February 2-019

in the limbo
of forgiveness
awaiting her call

Image by Pixabay


20th February 2019

sweet shop
slowly a young boy
counts his pennies



19th February 2019


first instinct the need to trust




18th February 2019

open-heart surgery
Gramps flirts
with a nurse



17th February  2019


distant bells the last corvid knows the way



16th February 2019

empty room...
all that remains is
a trace of her smile



15th February 2019

snow storm across the valley echoes of an alpenhorn



14th February 2019

mail train...
between the sleepers
a dandelion springs back




13th February 2019

trade winds
the sails fill with
the scent of spices





12th February 2019

long
dry
summer
from
the
lion's
mouth
spider





11th February 2019

February sky...
the hidden blossoms
of me cherry tree



10th February 2019

still evening air...
this twice-sung song
of a mistle thrush




9th February 2019

total eclipse...
a darkness more 
than night




8th February 2019

moon shadowed the neighbour's cat on patrol



7th February 2019

promenade cafe
all the seats in each
other's laps





6th February 2019

end of days...
they tell her she must
let him go




NB   Anniversary of the death of  King  George VI and the accession of Queen Elizabeth
5th February 2019

fading beauty...
once more she paints
over the cracks


4th February 2019

rainbow dream...
a smile on the face
of my sleeping child





3rd February 2019

night watch...
an old Brock crunching
the last ginger biscuit


2nd February 2019

heavy metal...
the parrot
discombobulated
again


1st February 2019


bone cold night
I long to hit
the escape 





31st January 2019

slow news day
only the rumble
of distant thunder


30th January 2019

gold rush
all that remains
after the eagle
has flown



29th January 2019

grotto...
the wide open eyes
of my blue eyed child


28th January 2019

overnight storm...

the river tells
different story



 27th January 2019

where goes the moon...
in the pre-dawn light
a time of crows


26th January 2019

first flakes...
how gently you settle 
on my mind




first flakes...
how gently you sttle22
25th January 2019

for a silver coin...
she turns my world 
upside down



24th January 2019

winter sun...
from a birdless sky
a small white feather