Astonish

Astonish As the acrobat flew into the air Some held their breath totally transfixed by the mid air cartwheels only a single rope stopped the artiste seeing night stars before sundown incredible feats of daring occurred under the big top some may have called him foolhardy, but at the end …everybody hailed the master acrobat…… Continue reading Astonish

Riff

Riff Right about now in music classrooms in high schools up and down the land four piece bands are being formed and fret boards are taking a hammering Repeated notes in ordered formation fill empty spaces on the musical page forming a foundation to create something magical Rythum and Blues follow guitar in concert halls…… Continue reading Riff

Eggy Bread

Egg This ain’t no restaurant “French toast” it’s made over burning logs in the country air Foundation for the morning Set against a glorious sunrise and cups of camp tea Thick crusty bread absorbed in a lake of golden runniness Bacon awaits its partner as it cooks away in its fat Poor Man’s omelette ?…… Continue reading Eggy Bread

Stained Glass Window

Salford 18th September Poem borrowed from my page at Allpoetry.com A tale a bit crafty, a bit religious, but all by me Artwork created at Craft Sessions at Brain & Spinal Injury Charity in Salford.     As the Sun comes up, its light shines through the panels of coloured glass angling the now coloured…… Continue reading Stained Glass Window

Poetry Workshops

14th September 2017 Today i’ve had my hands in the soapsuds helping out at BASICs Cafe, Food for thought. I’ve also been assisting in helping to run a poetry workshop in the conservatory. we discussed what makes a poem and the different kinds of poem you could write covering everything from Rhymes to Acrostics, Haikus…… Continue reading Poetry Workshops