CURFEW 9

DAY 9 – Aug 11 decided lack of zip

today

sometime the leaden wave

of stasis

is too hard to crest

almost bereft

of simple human contact

spirits fade away

and those sad bootstraps

slip out

from our faltering grasp

but hey!

one more day

one more day

that blossom hint of spring

is in the air

and we’re still here

begone despair.


See also poems read out loud at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9uLwxslE_VQ-fu-Dw6gdIA/playlists

Also https://www.amazon.com.au/Day-At-Time-Rhyme/dp/0648083861/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=A+Day+At+A+Time+In+Rhyme+Jane+Clifton&qid=1572053238&sr=8-1

8 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Testing....

June 1 Testing, Testing in the queue it’s just a little sniffle minor a-tishoo! but you gotta go you talk the talk you walk the walk, girl and you’ve had the jab the plastic lab is shimmering ahead

May 27 - Blitzkrieg

London in the blitz we are masked up and gone to ground the siren sound of ABC updates and we are back to Rachel and the cronies lobbing blame crying shame demanding names and heads on platters still

Second-night down, luvvy...

WANING I know how the moon feels tonight yesterday’s superstar in the spotlight every neck craning for a view of beautiful clever important impressive celestial luminary you. ta-dah! no need to say ‘l