Monthly Archives: August 2011

Black and white …

With wingtips upturned a buzzard takes flight into cloud-clearing skies; a tawny shadow is spreading below .. over rose-hips and briar, over tussock and stone, over blackthorn and spoor; soft as a field mouse with velvety skin death is approaching … Continue reading

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Clairvoyance …

When you leave my withheld tears will fall upon this temporary shore we walk along .. the impressionable sand lost to the relentless tides. In storm surges, winter seas will fling stones and sea-wrack in my face: When you leave … Continue reading

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I walked with you …

I walked with you in time suspended in a country far from strife where in the gentle coastal breeze flowering grasses bent their plumes to the Punic thistle blooms .. and sweet was life .. in the meadow mallows flourished … Continue reading

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