Category Archives: Thinkings and poems

Beauty,lust and brilliance do not last

How can you love someone who is cruel Beauty,lust and brilliance do not last Then every word you say is used as fuel  Masochism and loneliness for fools Soon your love is in the misty past How can you love … Continue reading

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What happens next.. article by Christopher Stone

https://www.splicetoday.com/writing/what-happens-next     Extract . After an initial period of doubt, I’ve come to accept that we must stay indoors, even if we’re well, in order to avoid spreading the virus to those who are more vulnerable, and to free up capacity … Continue reading

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Won’t power

You must get married if and only if you are mature That’s rude.I am not  made of cheese.Who are you,anyway? You must write if and only if you are  always polite That’s me ruled out then as I am rude … Continue reading

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I spurned my mother’s cheek.

  I spurned the other cheek. Adjourned  but never leaked I  spurned  the other’s sheep I turned the others weak I learned  maths last week I burned  like fire to meet I earned his ire while bleak I turned the … Continue reading

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Lean on others,let them lean on you

Now we can’t go out, we stay within Let’s not start a war  we cannot win: Wagner played so loudly  that it hurts Responses to our friends that are too curt Even groups set up to help and guide Cause … Continue reading

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How wars start

This lovely photograph was taken by Mike Flemming 2020 copyright My street has got a WhatsApp group so that older people and sick people can ask someone to buy them food etc Last night a man put some photographs of … Continue reading

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Quarantined

You must love your mother or go to hell Can’t I go to the Cinema and see Oedipus Wrecked? Why do you  tell lies? Who else can I tell? I may be odd but I will  get even one day … Continue reading

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Sissel Sings

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Oh,beady dent

You must love your mother or go to hell Can’t I go to the Cinema and see Oedipus Wrecked? You must always be obedient No I am O,Beady.Bent Does your father love you? How can he, he is dead Do … Continue reading

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The gratitude of rivers

When we’re empty what will fill our hearts? What can be created in this space Where Eros lived creating  love’s sweet darts? War has outdone Love on every chart What race is   run without the nuclear waste? When we’re empty … Continue reading

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Recipe

Make a cheese sandwhich.Cut into quarters and tie each up with cotton thread Then  deep fry them No,I haven’t tried it yet It’s just a way of getting excitement back into our lives but don’t  let your cat eat it!

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Where does logic go to in the night?

Where  do dreams  go while we are awake? Where does logic go to in the night? Why does laughter make our body shake? Why do  men like eating home made cake? Why  do little children want to bite? Where  do … Continue reading

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How do you feel?

How did he feel? He’s dying to go to Heaven I feel your  pain Leave it alone. How is the doctor Very patient. How is the phone? It’s not alive! Oh,my.Where shall we bury it? Where is  my dinner? On … Continue reading

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Contorted faces wincing as they pass

Excited by the epidemic ruse The front page item of the evening news People rush together to convey What they   do not know  or cannot say Contorted faces wincing as they pass No funeral. no wedding and no Mass Lost … Continue reading

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Windy day

The honeysuckle ,heavy as a crown, Wanders,waving ,in the windy air Yet its roots are anchored in the ground The branches wave like arms without a sound Searching for another wild and bare. The honeysuckle ,heavy as a crown, Soon … Continue reading

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In or out

How did you find  my street? Very pleasant I’m moving You’re very moving Who told you my name? The teacher in infant school That was eighty years ago That was when she told me Were you in my class? I … Continue reading

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In the  sighing woodland ,birds go by

In the wanton woodland ,birds flash by Busy with their mates and with their nests Caught a glimpse  there in my cornered eye I walk held up by silence  undefied Life is plain when  we don’t send the texts In … Continue reading

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God  is murdered daily, we perceive

How precious is the life that we will lose The joy of senses open  like new leaves The  holy sun, the air,  our attitudes Our boundary, our skin  protects, is bruised By those who  claim to love but soon deceive … Continue reading

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The hand upon my tiller

Come back to me, my sweetheart Don’t leave me all alone. Come back to me, my darling I can’t believe you’ ve gone. I’m crying ‘cos I’m feeling blue again. I’m crying’cos I’m falling like a stone. Oh, let me … Continue reading

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Housework

    https://www.additudemag.com/housekeeping-made-easy/ EXTRACT Straightening Up Many people with ADHD like to keep their stuff in full view because they find that seeing a thing helps them remember to repair it, return it, remove it, or replace it. Unfortunately, clutter is unattractive … Continue reading

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