Tag Archives: Fiction

The unicorn (poem)

The unicorn, she heard his song, it told of deeds both brave and strong It chased the forest gloom away and stopped the squirrels in their play Though wild and free and never tamed it gave her feelings yet unnamed … Continue reading

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The Tale Of Benjamin Drake

This is the Tale of poor Benjamin Drake A famous geologist killed by a snake As a child he’d amassed a collection of rocks They were labelled with care and stored with his socks In the bottom most drawer of … Continue reading

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Lost Tales (poem)

LOST TALES If I had only found the words To ask of things you’d seen Of ocean depths and Northern lights Of red and blue and green Of storm force winds Of seas becalmed Of instruments that failed. Lost at … Continue reading

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Ode To An Artichoke (Poem)

Just a silly ditty about a vegetable – why, I don’t know! I’m also pinching an idea from my co-blogger in putting a photo with the poem because its a great idea and all the best ideas are worth stealing … Continue reading

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Llama Swap (poem)

A poem based on the premise that I wanted to write something amusing about swapping a (I hasten to say, fictional relative) for something else…. Llama Swap I’d like to swap my Great Aunt Nell; She’s always had a funny … Continue reading

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GOING HOME (POEM)

Going Home¬† ¬† A sailor never truly dies Or so I’ve heard it said. The ocean takes him to her breast And gently he is led To bide a while on seas becalmed And rest his weary head Cradled in … Continue reading

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KISSED BY THE WOLF

Kissed By The Wolf Come,caress me. Into that endless pit Let me reach. To that abyss In which thought is dumb, I pray; Love me, but keep me only Until the ending of the clock’s murmuring. Enfold me in your … Continue reading

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WHISPERS (POEM)

Wolf’s Whispers Listen. Stay a while. Turn your face to the wind, Close your eyes (that’s right) and listen. Closely now, or you will not hear his call. Can you hear? Now, in the darkness of your heart. Look. Concentrate. … Continue reading

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