Friday, 21 June 2013


seven kettles 
in various stages of decay
lined up against the fence
like memorials 
to all those moments
when a cup of tea 
was all you needed

Thursday, 20 June 2013

late start

at 6 am cycle path users acknowledge the early hour with a brief nod
by seven thirty it's business as usual and no one meets your eye

Thursday, 13 June 2013


A blackbird makes vociferous objection
to a sudden downpour.