Tag Archives: childhood

Day after Day

Its June… an empty sky …except for blue the colour of childhood innocence… and everything new days of summer perfume of roses and carnations of freshly cut greens alongside football played on the street goals scored between lamppost and railings … Continue reading

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In The Corner

in the corner of my left eye a crow emerges from a Time Window ice cream coloured clouds nestle just above a blackberry hedge meanwhile the station platform is deserted as I stare at the portal I see a shadow … Continue reading

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They Look Nice….

He’s three years old at least And to touch means everything His head is level with the coffee counter Choc bars and lolly pops within his fingertips His eyes wide open He’s a boy, so resistance is absolutely futile As … Continue reading

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Melancholy’s Arms

on a sun kissed autumn morning driving along a leave dressed country byway bare branches sun bathe on trees partially nude listening to Ludovico Einaudi Echoes…. melancholy’s arms warms my heart stretching back to childhood summer days happy days shadowed … Continue reading

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Stolen!

what occupies your time? power or money or simply vanity smirking behind that mask whispering up that sleeve sneering while you laugh the innocence of childhood exploited the unseen marked mocked the living , wounded a life stolen!   Paolo … Continue reading

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A Requiem For Childhood

these days are peppered with thoughts of childhood inquiring minds questioning exposing the various shades of reality before colours lose their texture and honesty acquires dubious interpretations yet there is a willing acceptance a child’s eagerness to trust before the … Continue reading

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