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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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Morning Song

Across a morning sky White wads steadily Accumulate…clouds Drift and shift Changing form and narrative An ancient language Beyond words and verse Beyond installation and place A blue canvas in transition Troubadours in space Clouds…in silent bellow A story unfolds… … Continue reading

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Then…Now and When…

I look at the sky And try… To remember Ask why? Then…Now and When… The paradox of change The sound of the same The fragility of everything As we try possess And yet, there is only The facade… Mirror or … Continue reading

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Memory Resides

In an April sky Memory resides… Clouds of renegade Gray Remind me of a time A city after the blitz A city pulled asunder Streets still in bits Of bread laced with Dripping When less than a shilling Got you … Continue reading

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Grimacing in the Rain

The rain today Seems unrelenting The sky a murky off-white…complete But the car park Is almost busy I watch the shoppers The mums and dads With their trollies and One-handed bags Tiny-tots with little legs Grimacing in the rain So … Continue reading

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A Momentary Distraction

While quietly reading Maxwell’s Pluto I noticed the ground looked damp A momentary distraction Then, obviously…wet It left A Turner sky To be admired Though the rain Now gone The train moves On and on Deep into the Flatlands Another … Continue reading

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Except for the Day’s Ghost

The best time of the day Is the train journey To the city Is the moment the building Empties And regains its integrity Is the scene from the third flor Window View uninterrupted….. A sky boundless Hosting an unhindered timeline … Continue reading

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Here and Now

To sit in silence with just the echo of the room…..shift the faint sound of nature through the patio glass birds and things To turn on Satie…. confirms the melancholy of solitude this enigma reflected in the morning sky the … Continue reading

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Struck by a Touch of Amnesia

that sky I see this summer evening does not know what occupies the mind yet, understands the melancholic soul its virgin blue delights the eyes though triggers memories in the head moments made in childhood reality and dream seen as … 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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