Tag Archives: howling
This original poem explores the desire of all creatures to escape their essential nature and exist in a better form than the one they perceive – ‘A Seagull Thinks…’ – give it a look and see if you concur. As … Continue reading
In ‘Killarney Urban Myth 1’ we examine the truth and lies behind ghost stories. Is it just a mixture of fact and fiction – or is it something else which drives us, not only to create these stories, but to … Continue reading
‘More Crap Fishing at Kells Bay’ does what it says on the tin. Except that focusses on the mind set of the intrepid fisherman. Who does he copy, why does he fish – and is it really worth the effort? … 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 an original short story about a man who learns that you really must be careful when you wish for something – you might just get exactly what you wish for. New Beginnings-a Parable? might just make you grateful … 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.
The near death of a family member hits the household domestically and emotionally – Zanussi 1400 – another original poem.