Ring The Bell

On occasions I spend a little time thinking about friends and past friends(one time former friends). Mostof whom I no longer have any contact with. BUT one in particular I had spent time thinking about over the years. At one time this gentleman was one of my best friends. BUT in youth and younger drinking … Continue reading Ring The Bell

Bridge to Another Day

Over many hours I sat writing todays poem, yet tasks interrupted my desire to complete this project I had set early. With files opened and poem unfinished, Day turned to a chilly evening and now night has fallen and now this poem has been completed. I am certain many have had days like this when … Continue reading Bridge to Another Day

Old Dog’s and New Tricks

From the first days that I started to write poetry, I found myself set to experiment on how I wriote poetry and even certain styles and patterns. Once I returned to education in the 1990's I found myself influenced more so by certain poets and inspired in other ways by John Donne (1572 - 1631 … Continue reading Old Dog’s and New Tricks

Life’s Walk

I know many writers and poets go through periods of time when one struggles to get motivated enough to sit and compose such creative pieces as the poem below. These past few days I had been struggling to get into such a mindset to sit and write as I always would. Eventually I managed to … Continue reading Life’s Walk

Circles

Over the past number of days I struggled to finish a poem which I had started, in fact I struggled to finsih most of which I had started. Much like the weather here, rain falling was more of a distraction than any other time. Eventually after a couple of days of this mindset I pushed … Continue reading Circles

The Sea of Love

Once more I continue my journey of composing poetry in the form of sonnets. My desire is to find, amongst other reasons, a sonnet style and rhyming method that fits how I wish to write. It is my perfectionist self that seeks to learn and use styles and methods that best work for me. As … Continue reading The Sea of Love

Sides Differ

In continuing on my treck of working on sonnets I set to compose a sonnet that seeks to point the obvious bias and press, when it comes to Political sides, especially in the western world of politics. Also within a world that is all but plastered with Left wing political ideals. there is a tendency … Continue reading Sides Differ

Pipe Dreams Crash

In recent days I had a desire to revisit the art of creating sonnets, OR in the least improving my ability in relation to writing sonnets. There may be some who may not agree with how such sonnets are formed, BUT I move to learn as I write, thus todays poem is a Sonnet and … Continue reading Pipe Dreams Crash

The Lost World of Imagination

As the title states and thus gives away clearly, todays poem is set to imagination. A round about as it were to encourage a visit to imagination where our thoughts etc can flow free from within this almost lost world. Too often today it appears from this side that imagination appears to be something that … Continue reading The Lost World of Imagination

Imperfect Musing

Having spend a day without my usual walk that inspires me each time, I struggled to finish a composition. Every poem that I set to write did not match up with what I wanted, therefore I deleted and started again. This cycle of composing went on for quiet some time, nothing appeared to feel right … Continue reading Imperfect Musing