gold crown

Crown – Poem

This new poem, 'Crown' is inspired by the threat of coronavirus and examines the image of the crown (corona, in Latin) as...

Changeover – Spring Poem

The poem, ‘Changeover’ was written after a spell of extreme weather and holds a lot of hope. There may be a few...
A branch of hearts

Valentine’s Day – Poem

I see Valentine's Day as an opportunity to celebrate love in all its forms. Last year, I was treated to...
Mountain waterfall

More than Winter – Poem

I was so young. I stood at the edge of a waterfall, cried her happy tears,let her dress me in silver-white, a lace so fleeting, it could not be shaped.

Snow Picture – Winter Poem

I found your smile in a snow picture — you must have been twenty-six.We weren't married but felt we'd eloped to a green land dipped in stars . . .
Ice balls piling up on a Finnish beach

Sea-felled Fruits – Micropoem

Sea-felled fruits holding ever afters . . .
Black Widow in battle.

Black Widow – Halloween Poem

0 are a number of inspirations behind this new poem, ‘Black Widow’, which I decided to...
Gate in field

Your Way – Motherhood Poem

The poem, 'Your Way' was written from observations of my children at the toddling stage.  This time of new steps, new sensations...
Father and daughter in silhouette

The Only Truth – For National Poetry Day

Your body enfolds me piece by piece. In this womb I dream of awakened faces, loved ones I've lost . . .