Archive for June, 2019

Thursday, June 20th, 2019


And so I said –
having been pushed
(cajoled) –
if I had to choose between
chocolate ice cream
a bar of dark chocolate
I’d have to plump for
the latter –
it being more solid.

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019


If there had been any thoughts in my mind I could have been described as being alone with them.
God could have walked right in to the empty space, but He chose not to.

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019


Having foregone music there was silence, if one ignored the background noise of occasional traffic, and the kitten playing with a ball of rolled up scrap paper out in the hall.

Monday, June 17th, 2019


The day has been enhanced by nuns.
One can only hope that the night takes a different road.

Sunday, June 16th, 2019


A pink dainty
Sails by
Like cake on the moon

Saturday, June 15th, 2019


The skiff on the mere.
It is a very pretty little skiff.
Mere flattery.

Friday, June 14th, 2019


The woman who thought she was a glove but who could not quite put her finger on why.

Thursday, June 13th, 2019


I am looking forward to meeting my new friend, Fagg.
He is an empty vessel at the moment, waiting to be filled in.

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019


While the sun shines we’re determined to continue constructing this temporary New Age village before we’re moved on by the combined forces of decorum and common sense after a little token show of resistance.

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019


Caprice has its place but is rather out of fashion among the intelligentsia these days, and the burning issues
of the day are aflame with themselves so that to be a fireman is the career of choice among university graduates.