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Category: My Poems (page 1 of 4)


Not all tears of grief are unwelcome. Read more

The Quiet Hero

This poem is dedicated to Benoit Wobiwo Read more

Precious Moment

Grand-parenting gives me the most special of moments. Read more

An Unintended Cut (v2)

As a challenge from a group of very talented poets I have written a free form version of this poem. Read more

An Unintended Cut

I never know when memories will come and bite me on the bum! Read more

Check For Traps

I wanted to leave the references here a mystery. Read more

Loss For Words

A friend has just lost a long standing friend.  Read more

Routing For Me

My friend Mark asked me to write this. I didn’t need asking twice! Read more


“Time is a great healer”: I’m yet to be convinced of this.
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Lavender Essence

I am lucky enough to count the wonderful Dr Elinor Kapp amongst my friends. As well as her hospice work and career in Psychiatry, Elinor is a poet, storyteller and a magnificent textile artist. We’ve been discussing the idea of creating poems about the senses. Read more

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