Friday, 17 October 2014

The Fruit Sermon

I used to preach
About the peach,
Until I took to lecturing
About the beauties of the nectarine.

Friday, 29 August 2014

Gloomy September Days

Autumn is approaching and, like a damp, chill wind, my gloomy poet is back with a half-an-hour-long show for the Stroud Theatre Festival (13th and 14th September). As well as reading his poems, he will be giving insights into his break-up with Mavis and details of Melancholics Anonymous meetings and how to join.
The forecast is for gloom and despair.
Here is a link to the Stroud Theatre Festival programme:

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

The Memories of Animals

Here is an excerpt from my novel-in-progress, The Memories of Animals, an extraordinarily gripping story of animals and their memories.
Chapter 7: They Finally Confront the Elephant in the Room

Chapter 8:  King Er-Pot Addresses His Troops

Chapter 9: Later That Same Day ...