Monthly Archives: June 2014

End Of School

I remember taking him to preschool when aged two, And perhaps his standing on the tables was a clue, That school would need to be prepared for my son Ben, That prophetic warning still as true now as it was … Continue reading

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Kidnapping Is Not Okay

Can you hear them crying, trying to be strong, Sobbing for their mummies, sobbing for how long, Can you hear their cries, blown by the wind to you? If you aren’t listening, then listen now, please do, Snatched into a … Continue reading

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The Record Breaking Supermarket Shop

No need to go to the supermarket, just think, No acrobatic stretching, or lifting a crate of drink, Trolleys with wheels which do not work, never again, No apologetically veering into customers, having to explain, No waiting in a line … Continue reading

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A Mother

She left her three young children, the youngest less than one, Resolution mixed with sadness, decisions not to be undone, She left her husband, her family and everything held dear, For their benefit to provide for them she left and … Continue reading

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The Path Of Music

I had been given tickets to the concert you see, It was cultural entertainment and it was free, We arrived on time at the Mount of Olives venue, And I perused fleetingly the night’s music menu, The auditorium was of … Continue reading

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