The stork flew over a town one day, And back of each wing an infant lay; One to a rich man’s home he brought, And one he left at a labourer’s cot. The rich man said, ‘My son shall be A lordly ruler o’er land and sea.’ The labourer sighed, ‘’Tis the good God’s will […]
My sense of touch has passed beyond a mere sensation into the shadowy realm of ‘us’. Where do my nerve-ends end and where do you begin? The edges of my conscious self have blurred to allow for soft patches and curves. My ego has dissolved and in […]
Now that’s a pool!
What can one say?
My entrepreneurial mind has come up with an astonishing idea. I shall sell rats’ arses to be given as tokens of mild interest. Not the real thing, of course, but a suitable replica. I shall build a little stand and park my arse outside the theatre. This might catch on! No more vulgar throwing of […]
Green Northern lights? A reflection bouncing off the sun, of a meadow in the sky? How quaint… Eternal hunting grounds perhaps? Oh, I get it now. The Milky Way with black holes would make for a lovely spotted cow! To solve such mysteries is too easy for a simple soul like mine. My secret to […]
A butterfly flies, or rather it flutters, but.. does it flutter over butter; does it pollinate the cows? Milk and honey, what’s the link? Is there a fluttercow? I stutter and I mutter that I’m stumped again somehow!
Falling light, transported by water, impossible to catch, plays tricks with my senses. If a drop falls, does the light drop with it? Each drop, caught by the light, mirrors its neighbour, dazzling me. A painter’s nightmare. An observer’s delight. I give up the fight and enjoy. But still, in my mind’s eye, the light […]
Stripped of my comfort, I have no place to sleep. Confused with anxiety, I can only weep. Why did this happen? Oh why is it me? I don’t know what to do, This time, I can’t flee. With no where to run, I think I’ll lay down. Only for a bit, Until the day I’m […]