June 2021

Funeral of Prince Philip

It’s too late now:I can’t get him back,reach out my royal arm,keep him from harm stop the Land Rover,order a rethink There is no-one beside me – no nudge, no wink –just practitioners of sorrow out front, too visible, no tomorrow I…

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haiku: paths

the graveyard is closedand ghosts walk down narrow pathsthat lead to glory the path through the marshleads me deeper and deepera sinking feeling I have to turn backpick my way along the pathalready travelled