on time

walk with me on frost
Sun's glow bedazzles blue eyes
shadows swallow us

~

n.b. What contrasts our low winter sun brings!

CLP 23/01/2023

on time

yesterday won't change
Alt + Ctrl + Delete
how slow the screen fades

~

CLP 16/01/2023

on time

different but the same
morning light yet to arrive
ready to depart

~

CLP 15/01/2023

on time

what is in your hand?
let the cards fall where they may
Stick or Twist? You choose

~

n.b. Loneliness becomes an illness. Be with people. Turn up, turn up again, keep turning up.

CLP 13/01/2023

on pain

constant ache, dull pulse
somewhere deep inside, like rain
broken connection

~

CLP 11/01/2023

on time

Saturday again
always the same, but different
FA Cup weekend

~

n.b. You know what I’m talking about? It’s a special day to start off the new year.

Festivities behind us, time to get serious.

CLP 07/01/2023

on time

cricket in Sydney
while we are getting ready
football in Pompey

~

CLP 01/01/2023

on Ukraine

out into sunshine
faces turn toward it's warmth
sunglasses hide tears

~

n.b. Blessed Sun comes with warmth in winter’s shadow.

CLP 31:12/2022

on life

who are you kidding?
all the better to feel joy
reminders of pain

~

CLP 29/12/2022

on time

return anywhere
never quite what it had been
if memory's true

~

n.b. We rely on our versions of events, people, places to negotiate each day.

Confusion comes with fading memory. Understanding comes with wisdom. Truth is defined by the storytellers.

CLP 26/12/2022