2018, Poetry

The Circle of Uncertainty #poetry #30PoemChallenge

One hundred words One hundred songs One hundred rights One hundred wrongs   One hundred lives One hundred deaths One hundred skins One hundred breaths   One hundred eyes! One hundred hearts! One hundred breaks! One hundred parts!   One hundred tears! One hundred wails! One hundred cries! One hundred fails……      

2018, Poetry

Blank Holidays #Poem #30PoemsChallenge

Another bloody holiday, Shops shut, I’m on my own. Family have been and gone, I’ve no one left to phone.   There’s nothing on the telly. Might pour myself a drink. Don’t really feel like reading. So I’ll just sit and think.   I love and hate these empty days, But if I must be… Continue reading Blank Holidays #Poem #30PoemsChallenge

Poetry, Reviews

Honeybee by Trista Mateer #BookReview #Poetry

You will meet people in your lifetime who demand to have poems written about them. It’s not something they say. It’s something about their hands, the shape of their mouths, the way they look walking away from you.  Honeybee is an honest take on walking away and still feeling like you were walked away from. It’s… Continue reading Honeybee by Trista Mateer #BookReview #Poetry

2017, Poetry, Reviews

Box Rooms by Laurie Bolger #bookreview

About  Box Rooms is fantastic debut collection from poet and professional compere Laurie Bolger. The collection displays extraordinary warmth and realism in it's down to earth manner and at times feels like your conversing with a friend. With poems about booze, carrot mash and wheelie bins all set within good ol' London town, this will… Continue reading Box Rooms by Laurie Bolger #bookreview