How Not To Write A Good Poem

Barnacles , Testicles, Wallet , Watch I must be a good Catholic I know the Pope can only be a man I know nothing much else. AM Watkins Distilling words into poems is no joke. Neither is it like making whisky. Through the vacuum of space like a place in your mind where words areContinue reading “How Not To Write A Good Poem”

The World

Big, square shaped, like a cube That’s Billy my fifteen-year-old. Slow, boring infinitely repeating That’s Billy My Sixteen Year old Large, Full of… Well, I think we can assume young Billy is growing up, or sideways if you prefer. The world is infinitely large or small, caring or indifferent depending on who you are; InContinue reading “The World”

Water The Element

I wanted to capture something of the nature of water that beginning as vapour in a cloud eventually becomes the sea and oceans through what is commonly known as the water cycle. The stages are ripe for poetic interpretation and there is common literaure about the sea and water in various stages of flow. SeeContinue reading “Water The Element”