Writers' Page 2
One more "advice to someone young" poem which came out of the writing
workshops recently held in Wrington and Redhill, plus one other on a
subject I know only too well - cats!
Please feel free to send your verse - I will use them in chronological order, so please be patient!
Smile at a stranger
"Cats are hooligans", he said, leaning back.
"They break things and mess in my flowerbeds."
"They claw and tear the furniture to shreds!"
"But at least allow them beauty and grace."
He lifted his little dog from the floor.
"They're just jungle creatures scaled down in size."
|A field in morning
I could borrow words from Shakespeare, from Wordsworth or from Donne,
I could prattle on and on about the 'dancing daffodils'
All overspun with cobwebs made by spiders overnight,