Scribbles from me to you

My poetry & prose



Day 2 NaPoWriMo 2022

This bitter afterwinter should not surprise Coming as it does after March's Ides And yet... and still... we dare to dream Of soft, warm days that caress our skin With rays of light in gentle perfumed breeze The catkins sing... Continue Reading →

OctPoWriMo2021 #1 Cascade into winter

October’s weather anticipates the winter Clear, glassy days interspersed with heavy showers A pervading sense of winter looming Scarves are swathed, encasing like a mummy Gloved hands thrust into pockets deep October’s weather anticipates the winter Sun shines on autumn leaves... Continue Reading →

The Gallows Post

The ghosts of the gate, As a random leaf falls, They cry out in eerie voice That shivers as the wind calls The wind it is rising Helping carry their dreams Ever lifting and falling From shadows they scream Ghostly... Continue Reading →

#14 OctPoWriMo – movement

Winter Moves - haiku quartet   I walk on old tracks The falling leaves splash colour Water breaks on rocks Clouds gusting overhead Small mammals burrow away trees sway as winds blow Colder nights draw in Words fluttering in my... Continue Reading →

Haiku #8

Birds wheeling overhead. Clear grey skies, fresh winter air. Calm. Perfect. Serene.

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