on Reception

copier repair
man career change to motel
no two days the same


n.b. Stopped for a very late night keep-myself-awake-on-the-drive-home cup of tea at a motel in The Fens, heard a life story from boy soldier to village brass band. Classic! Nice one Dale.

On Water xxxvi

dykes and drains cut land

deep unnatural slices

man bides not for tide


CLP 13/05/2021

On the Road xxviii

Drained of emotion

I drive through the Fens weighed down

by oceanic sky


CLP 27/09/2020