Category Archives: Poetry

More serious verse

San Francisco

Click here to hear the poet read his words: San Francisco I met her once upon a time in San Francisco the city of love and peace and for the time that we spent together my heart to my surprise … Continue reading

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the maple leaf

Click here to hear the poet read his words: Maple Leaf I have the Maple Leaf you gave me the day we went to Lighthouse Park the trees were high the sun was low but with you there was no … Continue reading

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ghosts of love

Click here to hear the poet read his words: ghosts of love Hallowe’en is a night full of magic when candles in turnips shine bright in the dark nervous folk fear spirits will venture forth but the ghosts are only … Continue reading

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Scottish Hallowe’en

Click here to hear the words read aloud: Hallowe’en nae bairn can contain their excitement as the end of October draws near each wee brain fair itches as they think about witches it is the scariest night of the year … Continue reading

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writer’s cramp

Click here to hear the poet read his words: writer’s cramp the romance is all I dreamed of two lives entwined together it seems that I am what you want and I’ll love you forever through golden days and silver … Continue reading

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being sick

Click here to hear the words read aloud: being sick it isn’t funny being sick in the autumn it isn’t funny being sick at any time it isn’t fun when you suspect the bits and pieces you eject are as … Continue reading

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dream of life

Click here to hear the poet read his words: dream of life is this my life a dream so sweet or is it real and then when I awaken from my dream does my life come to an end I … Continue reading

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