Summer In the café village by the sea, Angels live among us, Held dear to my heart, Spreading warmth and joy. As do the bouncy, smiling sirens Flitting between the Bays. From the Admiral’s to the Soldier Poet’s Sharing comforts of a kind. Alas, their song no longer confounds Adventurers needless of earplugs or restraints […]

Trident Blue

My Mum told me a story once about my brother’s mate. She said, in her inimitable manner, “Hughie. You should write a poem about this!” Yes, Mother. Of course, this isn’t that story verbatim. This is where I took it … My brother has a good old mate He’s known since sixty-one Fifty odd years […]