Tag: newsagent

  • Rituals


    #napowrimo #chocolate #rituals a sweet piece by inky You stood in the newsagentobserving the aisleslike an aztec worshipperin front of a chocolate altarArmed with your golden coinsyou lifted up the chosen barand waited to pay at the tillThe foil shone under the lampsas you caught a sly smellthe waiting would be worth itGolden coin for […]

  • Bottle

    Bottle Behind every cordial known to kids On the Supermarket shelf The humble glass bottle – A marvel of invention Take it off the shelf – consume the fruity contents – and return as soon as possible Lots of kids lined up outside the newsagents Expecting a shiny silver coin for “Takin’ the bockles back”