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September – week 2

  autumn moon stained with the colours of creativity ~ the bitter truth this one acorn on the path… Still Green Moon ~ with each swing of the seat a spider’s web expands and retracts ~ ellipsis you’re gone     you’re … Continue reading

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September – week 1

howling wind — led by hunger this tiny goldfinch ignored the weather warnings ~ chill winds… how the goldfinch clings to the sunflower’s heart ~ one man’s rubbish is another’s gold gulls wheel over the tip ~ until… she curls around … Continue reading

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August – week 4

summer into autumn — a swift’s last dive for an insect ~ drifting dunes close enough to silence the wingbeats of sandmartins summer’s fading pulse ~ half asleep… through the blinds three stars shine ~ moon song… Sirius howling the … Continue reading

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August – week 2

they carry on talking but I see a flash of a sparrowhawk’s hunt ~ a feather fr​om a tawny owl’s wing the brush of moonlight and a poem dream​ed ~ three redheads chat in the park… goosanders ~ parting kiss… … Continue reading

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July – week 2

  between stones and crests of foam… downriver from the weir of this day to bathe with dippers   * ~ no cattle today just swallows skimming the empty meadow ~ a beetle  deep in the tangled core of a field poppy… … Continue reading

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June – week 3

the fox’s pounce — butterflies rise from the flowers ~ the poetry of my everydays… a butterfly dances through the kitchen door ~ twittering goldfinches — the vixen looks over her shoulder ~ butterfly dust on the heels of summer … Continue reading

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June – week 2

  singing proudly from his gutter nest — tree sparrow ~ snippets of faded newsprint dreams in and out of the hedgerows a poem written on a sparrow’s wing ~ flame of red campion from a chasm in the cliffs … Continue reading

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