On Water XL

after-rain sunlight

streets shimmer in evening glow

soaked walkers steaming

~

CLP 17/05/2021

On Water xxxix

awe inspiring thought

oceans deeper than mountains

well over my head

~

CLP 16/05/2021

On Water xxxvii

steel boxes voyage

endlessly over Seven Seas

enough to go round

~

n.b. Needs are relatively simply met, the economic and climate disruption problems arise due to rapacious desires, the unlimited wants of consumerism, the uninhibited excesses of free market ideology.

There must be a better way, involving caring and sharing, like families, possibly.

CLP 15/05/2021

On Water xxxv

flow from root to leaf

hydraulics seek to balance

inequalities

~

n.b. Proper “Levelling up”.

CLP 09/05/2021

On Water xxxiv

displacement of sorts

along coventry canal

coconut in sky

~

CLP 12/05/2021

On Water xxxiii

humidity change

softens the blackbird’s sharp song

permeates morning

~

CLP 10/05/2021

On Water xxxi

oh! perfect puddle

ice in water, trapped vapour

holy trinity

~

CLP 10/05/2021

On Water xxix

Drip, drip, drip, drip, drip

drip, drip, drip, drip, drip, drip, drip

drip, drip, drip, drip, drip…

~

CLP 08/05/2021

On Water xxviii

April’s lost showers

failed to apologise

for turning up late

~

n.b. How rude.

CLP 06/05/2021

On Water xxvii

bent double by grief

sadness enough to birth rivers

path shadowed by tears

~

CLP 04/05/2021