In this Heatwave


in this heatwave

magnolia blossoms especially

sit still


This poem was written in response to the current heatwave in England and the tree outside my office. And, to finish, here’s the Monochrome Set sounding sun-shiney –


By the Flying Fox


by the flying fox

I felt her kisses brushed off

the first spring wind


This poem was written in response to April 1, 2018, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. The prompt and poems can be read here. Here’s the Flying Fox, looking quaint and English –

flying fox

And, to finish, here’s Rory Gallagher –