on dusk

Sun barely abed
when with a gleam in his eyes
fat orange Moon wakes

n.b. Jupiter and her offspring were on their way home too. A busy hour or so around the horizon as the autumn equinox hoves into view.

CLP 22/09/2021

on time

we approach halfway
between summer and winter
night prepares her cloak

~

n.b. Autumnal equinox in the northern hemisphere in 2021 falls around 23rd September.

CLP 21/09/2021

Man-made

blocks lined-up from blue-prints
radiate back late summer heat
deny sleep

~

CLP 07/09/2021

On Time

grass mown and tedded

wuffled to speed its curing

awaiting baler

CLP 18/07/2021

Dream #15

spangled moonless night

retreats from black to blue

I spin towards dawn grateful

sleep’s re-hash of ancient noire

will be rubbed out

by exposure to the Sun

~

CLP 09/06/2021

Dream #2

chairs edge round

tracking the high Sun’s arc

across the piazza

blue pierced by medieval tower

the cafê name

Italian

~

CLP 29/05/2021

On Water XL

after-rain sunlight

streets shimmer in evening glow

soaked walkers steam dry

~

CLP 17/05/2021

On Water xxvi

brighter than the Sun

black pool illumination

Wensum’s dazzle ship

~

CLP 03/05/2021

On Water xx

sorting through shingle

picking out perfect pebbles

stones skimming off waves

.

CLP 28/04/2021

Sun Dial

what time was it when

Sun projected pine shadows

on warm warehouse bricks

~

CLP 07/04/2021