windows were closed the heat of the sun was upon them and upon me as I sat reading engrossed but not entirely with the book which I am eager to finish I had other veins attracting my attentions causing me to re-read a line or two a fragrance for a moment nothing more than a … More maybe it was you
My poetry book, After the Rain, has had its first two reviews! 🙂 Here is Diane Denton’s review from Goodreads. ~ I’ve been following Martin Shone’s blog, taken pleasure, been reassured and inspired by his poetry for many years. I keep his first two collections close by and often pick them up to randomly open … More After the Rain book reviews
Here’s a recording of me reading me 🙂 Five poems from After the Rain.
My book, After the Rain, is now available at Barnes & Noble, Lulu and Amazon for the price of £7.50. The book contains over 100 poems of Love, Nature, Humanity, Romance and Passion. Thank you for your continued support.
*** I have tree sap in my veins Rainwater in my tears My spirit plays with thunderous joy as the sunshine in my soul bleeds and as petals of love open and sway a fragrant caress comes my way I have tree sap in my veins Lightning in my heart My bones ache for the … More I have tree sap in my veins
Beneath a wildflower sky I amongst flowers do wish to die scented or no a fine bed it will be for my seedling soul to grow Beneath a wildflower sky I amongst meadow do wish to imbibe scented or no ambrosia it will be for my thirsty kiss to plough Beneath a wildflower sky I … More Beneath a wildflower sky
~ The coffee sits cold and forgotten a liquid shadow in the silence of night where movement becomes ethereal and silken with a touch of the butterfly as she kisses the gravestones of summer goodbye and so we look for the warm remembrances of times spent allowing our skin to feel the heat of life’s … More The end of summer