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Scotland

Click here to hear the poet read his words: Scotland when I think from afar of the land that I love I realise that much is almost clichéd like haggis and tartan Robert Burns and the skirl of the pipes … Continue reading

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even if

Click here to hear the poet read his words: even if you know how I feel about you it is no secret and you understand why there is only one thing I ask in return say you love me even … Continue reading

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she loves the poet

Click here to hear the poet read his words: she loves the poet she loves the gentle poet with his clever lines of verse she adores his rhymes and rhythms his seductive use of words she loves how he paints … Continue reading

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even if

Click here to hear a reading of the poem: you know how I feel about you it is no secret and you understand why there is only one thing I ask in return say you love me even if it’s … Continue reading

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in two

Ear Phones Recommended: I thought you broke my heart in two on the day that you left me but I walk barefoot on golden sands in paradise on the Mediterranean Sea I write gentle words of poetry I see mermaids … Continue reading

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always here

Ear Phones Recommened: I survive this bleak December contemplate the coming year with a smile of equanimity because I know that you are here the winds are blowing colder clouds tell me snow is near the weather holds no menace … Continue reading

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Animal Vegetable or Minstrel?

AnElephantCant always be serious Some animals just make him laugh A wee chunky donkey A wild funky monkey And there is nothing half as daft as a giraffe The kangaroo and alpaca amuse him Orang-utans have him holding our sides … Continue reading

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Rent a What? – Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant tell you how happy he is For some months now he has felt a sad lack But once more quite merrily He channels his creative energy Into the Haibun good ol’ Al now brings back AnElephant once again attempts … Continue reading

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AnElephant is Curled Up for the FIFA World Cup

AnElephantCant deny that he is a big fan of rugby Which is possibly why he now realises he only has till The end of next week If he wants to take a wee keek At all this soccer stuff that … Continue reading

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The Phone-Billed Platypus

AnElephantCant be sure about anything Regarding this most bizarre of all nature’s creatures Odder than a golf-mad giraffe Or a heffelump who is daft He discusses the famously incomprehensible duck-billed platypus He knows that the plural is obviously platypuseresses And … Continue reading

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