Author Archives: AnElephantCant

About AnElephantCant

An artist/writer/poet combination whose blogs reflect an approach to life that celebrates nature and takes a tongue-in-cheek view of most issues. So you get rhymes and doodles, photographs and comment. Irreverent and irrelevant. Occasionally funny, sometimes serious, mostly pointless. https://anelephantcant.me/

who are you

Click here to hear the poet read his words: who are you who are you what are you doing to my heart it stops beating when you appear it simply aches in your absence what are you doing to my … Continue reading

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clouds obscure

Click here to hear the poet read his words: clouds obscure once we meandered hand in hand heading in the same direction today I find I’m out of touch I can’t see my own reflection I thought I knew your … Continue reading

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drifting

Click here to hear the poet read his words: drifting drifting floating rocking gently on a raft on the Med in the sun hearing gentle murmuring lapping silver waves seeing azure skies tiny clouds drifting floating rocking like guesses in … Continue reading

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different

Click here to hear the poet read his words: different the smell is overwhelming the others move away with angry hands and voices tell him he can not stay he is confused and broken unsure why he was picked sly … Continue reading

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drowning

Click here to hear the poet read his words: drowning I wander by the sea wall around the port of St Tropez the mist drifts soft across the gulf the coast like you seems far away two anchors sprawl across … Continue reading

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edinburgh

Click here to hear the poet read his words: edinburgh my friend ate crab and fresh baguette she smiled in pleasure through the tears I was surprised to see her there she had been dead for many years we had … Continue reading

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a poem

Click here to hear the poet read his words: a poem once upon a poem I fell in love with you and in a breathless moment my heart was filled with rhymes of morning sun sweet days of fun soft … Continue reading

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