King Arthur Copyright Â© Richard J Whiting 2011
If you live
A hundred miles
From the coast;
The Appeal of Poetry Copyright © Richard J Whiting 2011
This is an appeal
On behalf of the
Royal Society For
The Protection of Poets.
Vintage Years Copyright © Richard J Whiting 2011
Barley tops blush,
Thinned by drought.
A cruel winter mocked
Wet Dog Day in Hadleigh Copyright Â© Thraves Thraveson 2011
The air was hot and still
The sun was burnishing the river
All was quiet
Sink Copyright Â© Fred Rapsey 2011
Unbalanced heaps of food-smeared forks and plates
Present an under-rated chance to think
The dried-on crocks are greeted in the sink
The Well At Woolpit Copyright © Victor Weston 2011
is it credulous still to collect water
from the well at Woolpit?
hearsay has it was used for eye complaints
Taking Tea Copyright © Richard J Whiting 2011
Do you know how easy this is?
Making tea, tea and coffee?
BALANCE Copyright Â© Kaaren Whitney 2011
He sashays up the ladder, angle-braced
between moat and thatch, as if
he is an acrobat or perhaps
Sad Mother Copyright © Florence Cox 2011
The grey winter light creeps into the room
and I am still as an evening fog,
fused with my baby