It’s twelve months and more now,
since we heard of the existence
of a terrible virus which would wreak havoc with
our bodies, our minds and with our health system.
They told us it was called Corona,
which sounded lovely, it could…
A Joy Filled Life
Something that we cannot see has slowed us for a while,
It’s helping us to stop and contemplate
The challenge of our lives on pause; the value of a smile:
Right now we simply have to stop and wait.
Why did I take for granted all…
A Voice in the Wilderness
The Earth was warming, much too fast.
We had to cool it down.
But, rich men with expensive tastes said Nothing could be done. And that was that.
But they told us they would try.
So, dressed to kill, they shared their…
I have to say, I am in total awe and gratitude for the care being taken of me and my generation. The library service knocking on my door. I am healthy and strong. I have a cosy safe home, my pension being paid weekly, with offers of help coming…
Circle Of Light : 2020 Not an engine in the sky Nor a plume trailing by No dog locked in its shed Nor a baby dropped at a creche Hands on the clock seem to have stopped An hour is an hour; not 'is that the time?' More time to plan, no panic or sweat…
Darkness Covid 19
The longest day the longest night
Has happened as I make this call
I don’t feel well I say and dimly recall
Doc telling me an appt will be made
The dreaded Covid test I must take
With a heavy heart I await the simple text