Poems from writing retreat

I come from I come from ‘kiddy’ like From angel named and dad’s girl From ‘Ser Bear’ can have what she wanted. I come from Mums are so sensible From the smell of Jeyes’ Fluid and Tea Tree oil From dentist visits and “clean up please.” I come from having a silver cross and myContinue reading “Poems from writing retreat”

In the jar piece 

Butterfly In a Jar Captured your body, holding your naive mind. Captured your love, holding you for a time. Little angel in a jar Can’t stay here, can’t go far. Let you go your flitting demands, I went and destroyed all your plans Sad and broken butterfly, Stay and watch the world go by. ByContinue reading “In the jar piece “

Home?

Got the chance to work with some formerly homeless people in a poetry workshop last week and would like to share these two little gems;   The Tower Tall dark tower in the light of the fading hour Tall dark tower such a hunting power Tall dark tower a bell tower Tall dark tower underContinue reading “Home?”