Category Archives: Poetry

Lights: a haiku

Letting the dog out into the garden this evening, it took a while for the PIR to fire and as I looked up, I saw flashing lights in the sky, but it was eerily quiet. I haven’t written many haikus … Continue reading

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What do you see # 12- January 13th, 2020

Image credit; Flickr This is my good side, Can I take you for a ride? I’m priceless and unique. See the sparkles in my mane? Pure gold, So I’ve been told. There is no other like me, Soon all that … Continue reading

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Saturday Mix – Rhyme Time, 11 January 2020

This is my first Saturday Mix of 2020, and this is Sarah’s challenge this week This week I am introducing a new challenge to the Saturday Mix – ‘Rhyme Time‘. ‘Rhyme Time’ focuses on the use of rhyme to … Continue reading

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JusJoJan 10th January 2020

Linda has kindly selected my word choice today which is Dogs. Most of you are saying now there’s a surprise, but although I’ve posted it before, here is my party piece of 1965 that never was! I haven’t copied … Continue reading

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Dreams and poetry

I had a nightmare last night, crying out in my sleep and Hubby coming in to calm me. It was 4 am. I have no idea what triggers them. Some people say not to eat cheese or chocolate before going … Continue reading

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Follow the Light

Free image on Pixabay A thousand wings flutter and deafen the silence, The light calls to one walking alone, The path behind lies scorched and barren, Empty, distant, memories of home. Each forward step brings her closer, Follow the light, … Continue reading

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Not Just a Park Bench

Such memories for someone here, A bench to rest, and shed a tear: Always flowers, fresh and new, Placed with love, I know not who…. At Christmas time a wreath and bow Swept clear of frost and winter snow, In … Continue reading

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