Grizelda & Boo (a Halloween poem)

Poetry isn’t really my thing, but for some inexplicable reason I wrote this a few years back, and I think it turned out okay. Anyway, enjoy! Grizelda & Boo This is the story of Grizelda and Boo Two naughty cats with nothing to do. Glossy and black, with eyes like twin moons Together they sangContinue reading “Grizelda & Boo (a Halloween poem)”

A poem for Remembrance Day

No Birds Sang Through the smoke the wire coiled, snagged with the remnants of humanity. Fighting paused for a single moment. In the forests, no birds sang. ~*~ A creeping menace, sulphurous, deadly, seared the lungs and ignited fear. Shouted warnings through the trenches. In creeping silence, no birds sang. ~*~  Men waiting, huddled together,Continue reading “A poem for Remembrance Day”

Grizelda and Boo, a catty poem for Halloween

This is the story of Grizelda and Boo. Two naughty cats with nothing to do. Glossy and black, with eyes like twin moons; Together they sang the most glorious tunes. It was cold outside and the rain was pouring. They’d washed and snoozed, and life was boring. Their mistress had gone away for the dayContinue reading “Grizelda and Boo, a catty poem for Halloween”