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Blue…Solid

Waiting at the station Early morning sky is Blue…solid But gentle on eyes…still tired A sandstone wall sits Capped with galvanised Rods Standing to attention Saluting a new day A performance yet to come Modernity as a play The actors … Continue reading

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Waiting at Platform One

Winter sky Late Sunday afternoon travelling westwards Waiting at platform one Outside the flagman kicks his toes Then, whistles go…. Leaving the city station the evening light is Jekyll and Hyde to the left broken blue With wads of cotton … Continue reading

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Blue Triangle

She sits like a triangle At the corner of Aston Quay Only her blonde hair Visible The rest is blue Her head low Chin to chest Subservient As the bus turns the corner Her profile suggests Not eighteen yet Three … Continue reading

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The Quill

early autumn heading home an evening sky in power blue an ocassional yawn  a casual sigh enormous clouds the colour of slate but in the corner  through the glass an installation a perfect cloud Of Shakespeare’s pen just waiting for ink … Continue reading

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It Was A Taste

a sky perfect blue though the earth is white a blackbird yellow and black against the white it was a taste of freedom but, for a moment By Paolo Michell

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The Colour of Virginity

those silent clouds are leaving the city heading west perhaps to the ocean skywalkers celestial dream catchers secretive passing over the deeds of men carrying the tears of the earth innocent in white floating wads of cotton wool but only … Continue reading

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