Monthly Archives: December 2017
I’m alone again with nothing left Except bent fingers, aches and pains The signs of my arthritis Trying to release the tension On the way to preparation That eases the constant trauma Below the skin Till I feel it all … Continue reading
#1 The icy wind howled against the cottage windows. Outside, the clear sky set the full moon with its sparkling accompaniment. The twins huddled below their covers, teeth chattering as the hot water bottle cooled at their feet. From the … Continue reading
In the floodlit winter warmth, the office party night followed their tradition. The Santa Claus hats are out and the Secret Santa presents past around, denting little the Christmas credit card bill. “That’s the spirit,” they said to each other … Continue reading
On her way from the children’s home, Nina sat silently in the car. Everything was new and all felt good. The lady, Jean, was kind and did not react to the swearing like others did. The man, John, had a … Continue reading
“We are the explorers of the Universe. We are the pioneers that moved from earth to heaven and we accept it is ours. Since 1958, we first went into orbit. We took Space and slotted into our timeline as … Continue reading
onwards and upwards the birds rise, in quick sketches on the skyline, as the waxing moon leaves us within a bowl in the hills traversing the ribbons of road ahead; no distractions now, the target is coming near.