Archive for February, 2014

Losing the South West

Sunday, February 9th, 2014

Rain beat and beat and beat Until roads ran as rivers Fields pooled as lakes Wind ripped the roof tiles And the sea swarmed the land But still the rain Beat and Beat and Beat

Excited!

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

I am so so happy that the writer Becket responded to my tweet saying that my Haiku was perfect, he loves this particular poetry form, so it means a lot Not to mention the excitement of being noticed by an author you like I am also going to be reading The Little Book of Spoogy […]

One Week Over

Friday, February 7th, 2014

I am rocking the poetry writing now – I am well a head of schedule and beginning to think about how I am going to spend the rest of my poetry allocated time I have a lot of poems to type up, with last months efforts too I now have almost a reporters note book […]

Haiku

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

I’ve never written a haiku but there was a competition to win a signed book by a man called Becket who I came across via Anne Rice. So I wrote the below poem, I didn’t win but everyone seemed to like the Haiku – it is not the traditional form but does count as a […]

Lovely Little Pusskin

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

There’s a lovely little pusskin A hungry little cat Who is waking from a cosy, snuggled little nap The lovely little pusskin Likes a little pat But here comes the biscuits It’s time for her snack!

Can We Start Again Please

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Melting the slipstream You and me So we can start again

For Realities Sake

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

My Reality Tunnel is blocked The light at the end obscured Escape was inevitable Now it is all but deniable An inversion has occurred A Reality Funnel Sucking me down To the half truths And questions of perceptions

After Apocalypse

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Dark twisted loam Lain in ribbons upon the landscape River clogging, chocked the plane Drenched in the bones Of peoples that made it Toxic leachate spumes forth Nothing but their corroded skin Killing the life left

Rhyming Stories

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

I got the bones of a general story introduction poem and the start of Cinderella written last night (after midnight), they are going to take a lot of tweaking to make story and poetry work. My general aim is to work through the fairy tales and legends, I already have a few rhyming stories like […]