Category Archives: Poetry

I write stories, and sometimes a story emerges as a poem.
I’m not sure what the difference is, although occasionally poems contain rhymes.

life and love

Click here to hear the poet read his words: life and love it’s quite funny really when we first met I was smittenand pursued you and you liked methought I was interestingcharming foreign different and then it changedyou told me … Continue reading

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a long way

Click here to hear the poet read his words: a long way it seems a long way from that first glimpsethat sends the heart into somersaultsand causes the mind to reconsiderall its previous scepticismabout love at first sight to when … Continue reading

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broken glass

Click here to hear the poet read his words: broken glass while changing a light bulbI dropped the old one on the floorwhich is tiled who knew so little glasscould cover so much ground I swept up of coursecarefully and … Continue reading

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le vent

Click here to hear the poet read his words: le vent the wind dances downthe valley of the Rhoneand kisses the Golfe du Lionbefore turning eastwardand following the coastto Medville she comes in many formsgentle soothing caressingher lightness of touchbringing … Continue reading

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destiny

Click here to hear the poet read his words: destiny moonbeams enchanted by the wavesevade the midnight skythe sea restless yet unperturbedblows gentle kisses to the shore Orion pauses not in his pursuittill morning shadows hide his preythen he must … Continue reading

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in my dream

Click here to hear the poet read his words: in my dream in my dreamI walkwith the sun warm on my backalong a deserted soft pebble beachwhere the Mediterranean caresses the small stonesto the music of my soul when I … Continue reading

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where Rabbie walked

Click here to hear the poet read his words: where Rabbie walked I want to walk where Rabbie walkedalong sweet Afton’s braesand dream the dreams that Mary dreamtwhen on its grassy banks she lay I want to go where Tam … Continue reading

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