Category Archives: Poetry

More serious verse

the lachrymose nephophile

Click here to hear the poet read his words: the lachrymose nephophile a cloud floats wispy high and white pure in a clear blue sky a sky too blue to shed a tear a sky that can never cry the … Continue reading

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horizon

Click here to hear the poet read his words: horizon hand in hand we stand in love watching sailboats from the warm distant horizon glide arrogantly into port we see the blues of sky and sea merge together in nature’s reflection … Continue reading

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today

Click here to hear the poet read his words: today all through my life I feel the same yesterday lasts for far too long tomorrow probably never appears it is not only today that is wrong a week can be … Continue reading

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I look back

Click here to hear the poet read his words: I look back sometimes when I look back on my life I see the choices I had and the decisions I made and my heart sighs I see the smiling faces … Continue reading

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home again

Click here to hear the poet read his words: home again I stumble through the front door home again after so long it has been a difficult time with illness and other circumstances but I suppose mostly just life doing … Continue reading

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shimmering light

Click here to hear the poet read his words: shimmering light why do I pursue you what have I to gain where is the smile that once upon a time brightened my life warmed my soul and enchanted my heart … Continue reading

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le bateau ivre

Click here to hear the poet read his words: le bateau ivre I waken in the night and through a dark window I see lost souls screaming up at the stars the sound of their voices is cloaked in the … Continue reading

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moment of life

Click here to hear the poet read his words: a moment of life there is a moment of life to remember when we view the Danube in full flow or sail once again into Venice or see the Alps’ needled … Continue reading

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do spiders sleep

Click here to hear the poet read his words: do spiders sleep when I first saw Susie busying herself in a shaded protected corner of a very small room in my apartment she was no bigger legs included than the … Continue reading

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words you wrote

Click here to hear the poet read his words: words you wrote I have photographs of you and words that you wrote and many many more words that I wrote to you for you about you but most of all … Continue reading

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