on light

all this light about
to be blocked off, deflected
its time to rise up

~

n.b. This medieval city is inexorably being squashed by property developers and a city council happy to see the skyline of church towers and steeples disappear behind a curtain wall of concrete, steel and glass.

CLP 29/11/2021

On Numbers 7

Of the mortal sins

I must confess to them all

No apologies

~

n.b. I am wholly culpable. I made those choices. I live with the consequences.

~

CLP 26/10/2020

Nothing Matters (II)

Cross the River Styx

With just enough for your fare

Nothing else required

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n.b. For all our possessions and wealth, however great or small, it is no good to us when we have died. A couple of pennies on the eyelids to pay Charon for the crossing to the other side is all we need.

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CLP 15/12/2019

On Wealth

Although pollen rich

Sweet scent of nectar still draws

The bee far from home

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CLP 27/12/2018