Category Archives: relationship
What is it that makes us write? Is it a surfeit of love or a dearth? ‘Some Kind of Love’ is a sonnet which adds to the debate and contains a slightly ambivalent finale!
Silence 2 is a poem all about the wonderful ways we can communicate without words. It’s a ‘boy meets girl, girl leaves boy, boy isn’t really that bothered much to the disappointment of girl’ kind of story. I hope you … Continue reading
This sonnet, ‘Letting Go’, was written about an incident which happened in Coventry in the late 1980s. The story behind the events was never told to me but a similar incident happened in London some years later and in this … Continue reading
This is another original poem, the first of two which begin to explore different aspects of silence. Silence 1 suggests the sense of brutality which may exist in the gap between noises.
Original poem taken from a song I am currently writing. It’s about that most wonderful of subjects, when a man loves a woman but finds it hard to let her know. You’re an Explosion is a study in passing subtle … Continue reading
This original poem was inspired by a hand crafted clock I can remember from when I was growing up. The clock is said to have stopped working the day my grandfather died. I’m sure many families have similar stories to … Continue reading
“We crawled along, ignoring signals green or red” – sounds a lot like how some of us go through life with another. Have a read of ‘Cars’ and see what you think.