Winter Wood

Trees in a suspended state Standing in the frozen ground  Branches outstretched to the sky Dreaming of when the sap will rise Dreaming of the spring Winter woods hibernating As nature takes a pause Waiting for the springtime Before they once again burst forth


Human life is organic It has to obey the rules The rules of nature Are designed To help us all survive Disobey them at your peril If you hope to thrive There are the other rules Those that are man made In order to play the game of life With them you must comply Master…Read more »


It is the precious element The basis of all life So why do we neglect it Pollution now is rife Why don’t we appreciate What is given to us for free Tumbling from the skies Rushing over the landscape To make the rivers flow Seeping through the soil Deep wells to expose It’s worn away…Read more »

A Generation Lost

I’ve written before about the role of a countries military personnel and how they are as a countries ultimate legal means of coercion called upon when the politicians either fail to recognise and understand the issues under discussion or even worse deliberately – for their own political ends – manufacture a situation in which war…Read more »


The moon glowing in the sky Stars from afar drawing the eye Gazing into the dark dark night Stars like Christmas twinkling lights Breathing in the brisk night breeze The comfort of the night Bringing with it eternal peace