Poetry

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Spiritual Poems:

A Time To

Abandoned Faith

Above Giants^

Abraham’s Call

Advent Thoughts

“Arise and Go”

Ark

As Christians Named: Acts Poem 11

Awaiting Reunion **

Becoming Light

Before Felix: Acts Poem 24

Beyond Paper Doors

Book

Box To Build (ABP 7)

Bread

Bread 2

Brother Beekeeper *

Building a Kingdom ^

By Greed And Lies Forlorn: Acts Poem 5

By Names Implored: Acts Poem 19

Candace’s Man: Acts Poem 8

Catch (ABP 5)

Chandelier Of Meaning

Compassion Immaculate

Conspiracy and Process: Acts Poem 25

Continuity Among Uncertainty^

Corinth: Acts Poem 18

Council: Acts Poem 15

Crowned (ABP 9)

Dark: Acts Poem 13

Darkest: (ABP 15)

Dear Theophilus: Acts Poem 1

Decisions

Do You Love Me?

The Door

Dreams

The Eater

Eternal Love

Eutychus: Acts Poem 20

Faith Shall Yet Ascend

Faith – The Void Filler: Tanka **

Five Haikus on the Theme of Hope

For Those Who Wait

Freedom Impart

Fresco: A Tanka

From Afar

Garden (ABP 6)

Garment Rent (ABP 11)

Giving, Thanks

God-Wards: A Cinquain

Gold and Silver, I Have None: Acts Poem 3

The Good Wife **

Great Things Shall Come **

Guide on the Way

Handmaiden

Hearths and Hearts Aglow

Highway to Heaven

Holy Islands: Haibun

Holy Spirit

Holy Spirit’s Gleaning: Acts Poem 10

Hope Will Rise Again

I’ll Be Back (ABP 13)*

Immortal Promise

Imprisoned No More

In A Room Gathered: Acts Poem 2

In A Row

In All Things **

In Cana Village (ABP 1)

In Duress Agree (ABP 3)

Ineffable

Jacob’s Ladder

Jerusalem Bound: Acts Poem 21

Journey: Acts Poem 27

Just Over Yonder

Kingdoms Rise, Kingdoms Fall

Ladder in the Air

Leader of the People (ABP #10)

Let There Be Light

Life’s Journey **

Macedonian Call: Acts Poem 16

The Magi

Mount of Olives

Mud-Bound

My Stand

Nativity: An Etheree

New Course Bound (ABP 2)

The New Day

No Mean City: Acts Poem 22

Notebook 2: The Lord’s Book

On A Road Converted: Acts Poem 9

On To Rome: Acts Poem 28

On War’s Own Hill: Acts Poem 17

Over All that Flows

Overlooked

Peerless

Petition: A Haiku

Praise to the Three in One

Prayer Among the Candles

Preparation

Provision

The Pursuit of Happiness

Quiet Yard

Red Cord

Resurrection Day

The Righteous Shall Shine**

Riverside

Road-map Eternal

Sacred Places Above Below

Sanctuary Gate

Sanhedrin Address: Acts Poem 23

Seaside Path

Seek First The Kingdom

Shape Me^

Shoulder^^

Simon the Televangelist: Acts Poems – Extra 1

Simple Scene

The Spirit of the Thing

The Staff

Sufferings Just Can’t Compare **

A Tale of Four Doors: Acts Poem 12

Tallit

Teachings Iron-clad: Acts Poem 26

Testimony

Thorny Crown

Threats and Encouragement: Acts Poem 4

Three in One

To Hear The Voice of God

To Higher Things

To Love You and Draw You Home

Tomb (ABP 12)

Tower (ABP 8)

Treasure Rediscovered**

Treasure That You Bear

True Down-pouring

True Power? (ABP 4)

Turbulence **

Upon Your Heart

Upright: Acts Poem 7

Virtuous Character True

Visage

A Voice for the Voiceless

The Wager

Wall

Weary But Renewed Each Day **

What Have You Seen?

When Life’s Road Is Rough

Where Pilgrim Feet Have Trod

While Shepherds Watched

Widows and Orphans In Need: Acts Poem 6

With Burdens Great

Workshop

Other Verse:

2:08 PM

2:19 – A Poem in the Chant Form

A Few Things

A Grotto View: A Tanka

A Song in the Key of Tea (The Tea Song)

A Woman’s Place

A Year**

Abandoned

Ablaze in Glory

Abode’s Ode

Absence^^/^/**

Absolutely Free

Absurd

Above The Turbulence Glide

Access Denied

Actress

The Ad

Adoption

Adventure Unfold^^

Adventures To Seek: A Tanka

The Advert

Affronted by Fronteds

African Lady^^

After

After the Pillow Talk

After The Storm: An Inverted Etheree

Aftermath

Aftermath (Holiday)

Afterthoughts

Agent Provocateur: A Clogyrnach

Ahab’s Mistress

All In A Day’s Work

All You Will Ever Need

All’s Well That Ends Well

Alliterisen: A Poetic Experiment

Aloft^^

Amazon

Another Auction Annual: Alliteration Experiment

Apple

Approach

Aquarium

Arachnophobe

Arrest

The Artist

Artistry

As Fresh As Dawn

As The Cogs Turn

As Twilight Comes**

As Winter Whispers

At Dawn: A Haibun

At the Chalkface

Aunt Polly’s Fence

Aurora*

Autumn Blue

Autumn Fruits

Autumn Has Come

Autumn Joy^

Autumn’s Pall

Autumn’s Promise **/*

Awaiting Breeze

The Awakening

Awash

Awash in Stillness

Away From It All

Axe

Baby Sister

Bard

Bargain Bridge to the Asda Price

Batter Batter

Battle Of Words

Beacon Bright

The Beau: A Inversed Nonet

Before Gen Z

Before I Sleep

Before the Harvest: An Idyll

Before The Light Fades

Beguiled^^

Being You

Believe: A Cinquain

The Belle: A Nonet

Bells

Beneath A Visage Cute: An Etheree

Beneath/Upon a Pond: Peace

The Berm

Better Times Ahead

Beware of Hospitality Betrayed

Beyond Preference

Beyond Shadows

Beyond The Ruby Cliffs: Tanka

Bike ^

Bird of Knowing

Birds Of A Feather

Birthday^^

Black Friday

Blanket Spread

Blue Ridge

The Bluebells’ Welcome: A Haibun**

Bluff City

Boatman

Bobbins of Possibility

Bookworm^^

Botanical Union

Bothered

Bottles In Their Rows

Boundary

Bounty Hunter^^

The Bout

Breakers

Breast

Bridges

Broken Children?

Broken Heart: A Haiku**

Bubble

Bubbles

Buffet

Bumpkin

Buried Treasure

The Burning Barns of Our Times: A Tanka ^

Butterflies in My Tummy^^

Butterfly Fleeting

By An Eye Captured

By Dreams United^^

By Torchlight

Bygone

Bygone Fantasy

Bygone Promise

Bygones

Café Diem^

Cafe-less

Caged

Canopy*

Capacious^

Cardboard Abode **

Careless

The Carer^^

Carnival

Carouse 2020 Style^

Carpet

Casino Weekend: The Dealer

Casino Weekend: The Gold Digger

Casino Weekend: The High-roller

Casino Weekend: The Shark

The Castle

Catania

Celebration of Life */**

Ceremony

The Chair: A Haiku

Champions

Chance

Chance Meeting **

Chaotic/Despotic

Charming

The  Chart: A Shadorma

Cheddar

Cheese Please!

Cherry Tree In Full Bloom

Chosen Season: An Eukaryotic Ekphrastic

Christmas Cookie*

“Circled and Squared”

City of Waterways

Clio’s Tears

Clouds: A Haiku

The Clouds of Childhood

Cloudy Night

Clown

Cold Reminder^^

Colour In a Time of Grey

Comfort Never Puerile

Commute

Companion Constant

Compass

Concentric Circles

Connections

Contact

Contemptuous Limbs

Convergence

Copper

Correspondent

Cottage

Cotton Candy Words

Covered

Covid Winds^

The Crack of Dawn

Crucible

Crusty Perfection

The Cupcake Raid

Curiosity

Curse Unearthed?: A Tanka

Curtain Call

Cycles

Daily

Daisies in the Breeze

Damp

Danger

Dark Vigil

Dawn Chorus

Day After: A Tanka^

Debut

Defiance

Defiant Islands of the Fjord

Defunct – Dried

Delicate Hope ^

Delicious

Democracy

Departed

Departed Witness: Mirror Cinquain

Depths’ Call

Desert Garden

Detrimental

The Diet

DISCONNECT

Discovering

Discovery: Haiku

Disoriented

Dispute

Distance Learning ^

Distant Dream*

Distraction

The Doll

Domestic Portals

Don’t Be A Heel

Dove

Down A Garden Path

Down Arbor Paths

Drum On

Dune-Way

Dunk

Dusty Wind: Double Ennead

The Eagle

Early Morn

Earth’s Child

Easing the Strain

Easy as Pie

Eavesdropping

Economics

Education

Elysian (2) – Infantryman’s Version

Elysian (1) – Mother’s Version: An Etheree

Emergence

Emerging

Empathy

The  End!

Endless

Entangled

Evening*

Evening: A Mirror Cinquain

An Evening Damp

Ever – Greenery

Evolution of Man

The Exchange **

Exercising (Social Distancing)^

Explorer^

Exposure

Eye of the Beholder

Facade

Faction

Fade

The Failure

The Fair

Fairy

Fallen

Fall’s Hands

Fame’s Reward

Farmhouse

Favourite **

The Fayre

Feign To Lead Us

Féileacán^^

Fey Words

Final Battle

Finance

Finding Calm

Finding Clarity: A Reverse Cinquain

Finding the Silver Linings: A Roundabout

Finds

Fire On The Mountain*

Fire Song

First Date **

First Flakes: A Haibun

First Flight

First Flower – Snowdrop: A Haiku

Fisher: A Haibun

Fjord

Fleeting

Flicker of Hope, Glow of Home

Floral Tribute

Flowering Hope

Flowery Words

Flown Away

Follow Me

Folly

The Foodie

The Footballer

“Footsteps of the Mind”

For A Moment Golden

For the Love of It

Forget-Me-Nots

Fortune Told

Foxy

Fragrance

Freckles

Free Me*

Frozen Sweetness

Frozen Way

Fruit of Passion

Fruit of the Vine

Fruitful

Full

Fun Fact

Further To Go

Gallivant

Game Time

Garden Dweller: A Butterfly Cinquain

The Gate

Gathering: A Tanka

The Gaul

Gaze Aloof

Genius Thriftiness

Gently Glide Away^^

Ginger

Girl I Never Knew*

Glass Ceiling

Glass Smooth

Global Syzygy

Glory Morning

Go For It!

Going Dutch

Gothic 1

Gothic 2

Gothic 3

Gothic 4

Gothic 5

Gothic 6

Gothic 7

Gothic 8

Gothic 9

Gothic 10

Gothic 11

Gothic 12

Gothic 13

Gothic 14: Halloween Party

Gothic 15: Hungry

Gothic 16: Girl at the Gate

Gothic 17: Visitor

Gothic 18: All Hallows’ Eve

Gothic 19: Upon A Stair

Gothic 20: Shadows

Gothic 21: Watcher

Gothic 22: Maiden

Gothic 23: Blood-shot Wandering

Gourmet

The Graduate: A Haibun

Granta and Rhee

Grateful

Gratitude for Our Inherited Traits

Great Danes

Great Outdoors

Grill

Grumpy Old Man: A Boomer Anthem

Guardian

Guardian 2

Guide

Guileless Spirit

Half Truths and Prevarication

Happily Ever After^^

Harbour Bound

Harbour Giants

Hart of Christmas: Haibun

Harvest

The Harvester: A Micro Poem

Haunting

Have

Head Held Up: A Tanka of Hope *

Head In The Clouds

Heading To Night

Heart Full^^

Heartbroken*/**

Heist

Helen

Helpful Reminder */**

Her Every Command

Her Request **

Here We Go Round: A List Poem

Heroes’ Exploits End

Hidden In A Garden

Hide Me

Hiding Place

Highway Robbery

Hike

Hike Drop

Historical

Hoarfrost

Holding the Corner

Homestead

Homeward: A Shadorma

Homeward: A Tanka

Honeysuckle Memories

Hong Kong

Horse Latitude

Humble Destiny

Hunters: A Butterfly Cinquain

Hurry!: A Haibun

I Never Knew

I Shall Stay

Icing

Identity

Illusion of Power

An Immigrant Tale

Imperious He Stands

Impromptu

In A Hurry

In A Winter Glade

In Company Alone

In One Basket

In Our Baskets Stick

In the Eye of the Beholder

In The Face of Grief: Haibun **

In The Forest Silent

In the Genes

In The Know^

In the Nick of Time

In The Rough

In The Scheme Of Things

In the Sky

In Velvet Adorned

Indecision: A Three Line Tale turned into a Pseudo-Haibun

Indigenous?

Indiscretions: A Photo Themed Conquain

Infusion

Inglenook

Interview

Into The Distance Stare

Into the Woods

Into the Woods (2): A Tanka

Inverse

Investment

An Invitation/An Opening

Island

Isolation?^

Itinerary ^

It’s Not Antipathy

“It’s Time”

Jack

Jack: A Cinquain

January Greeting

January’s Doors ^

January’s Sentinel

Job Well Done: A Cinquain

The “Joke”

Journey of the Amster-damned

Just a Splash

Just the Bill

Keepsake

Keys

King of the Roost

Kitsch

Kwe Kwe Dreams^^

Laid-Back

Lakeside

Landslide

Larking

Last*

Lavender Field

Lavender Moment

Lavish Brown

Leaving London

Lemon

Lesson Of Friendship

Let the Balefires Burn

Life

Life’s Twisting Path*

The Light Beyond

Like Autumn Leaves On A Summer’s Day

Limps To its End

Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation: Tanka

Lips Soft^^

List

Listen Carefully^

Little House

Lives Etched

Living the Dream

Lock Down^

Lockdown 2^

Lock Down Blues^

Long Lost and Found

Look Down To See The Sky

Looking Back

Loud

Love Lies Bleeding

Love One Another

Lovebirds^^

Love’s Not A Drug

Lucid

Lure

Luxury Stay

Magic They Display^^

Majestic

Majestic Pair

Mansplaining

Marginal

Mariner’s Dream

Market

Masks

Masks 2^

Master Of All I See

Megalith: A Haibun

Melt in Your Mouth

Memory Lane

Mergings

Mer-Realm

Message To The Manager

Micro Poems 1

Micro Poems 2

Micro Poems 3

Micro Poems 4

Micro Poems 5

Micro Poems 6

Micro Poems 7

Micro Poems 8

Micro Poems 9

Micro Poems 10

Micro Poems 11

Micro Poems 12

Micro Poems 13

Micro Poems 14

Micro Poems 15

Micro Poems 16

Micro Poems 17

Micro Poems 18

Micro Poems 19

Micro Poems 20

Micro Poems 21

Midnight Read

Midnight Sigh

Millennial Dilemma

Mimic

Mistress Springtime

Misunderstanding

Moment More

Moments Such As These^^

Monday

Moon Bloom

Moon Maiden

More Than A Mane of Grey

Morning Mist

Morning Mists (2)

Mother Nature

Mother Necessity

Mothers’ Fears, Mothers’ Tears

Motion Endless

Muddle Through

Murmuration

My Life To Give

My World^

Mystic Moonlight

Natural Gifts

“Nature”

Nature’s Fury

Nature’s Gift

Nature’s Splendor

Nearly Truthful

The Negotiators

Neighbourhood

Neighbourhood Watch

Nest

Nest-ward Bound

Neuvember

Never Truly Apart

New Beginning

New Life Ashore: A Tanka

New Year, New You

News

News (2)

Night Dwellers

Night Hue

Night Sky

Nightfall

Nightfall: A Simple Cinquain

No Adventures Thus Required^

No Further

No Man’s An Island?^

No One Can Follow

No Rest

Nocturnal Bridges

Nocturnal Call

Nocturnal Glimpses^^

Nocturnal Moments

Noon: A Tanka

Normal

Not All Darkness Is Night

Not Alone **/^

Not For Sale!

Notebook 1: My Notebook

November Morning

Nuance and Shades of Hue

Obdurate

Ocean Voices

Odd One Out

Ode To A Hay Bale

Of A Female Voice Freely Given

Of An Ambiance Close

Of Moors and More

Of Wisdom and Knowledge

Oh For Courtly Love

Omelette

On A Morning Breeze

On Colourful Wings^^

On July 4th

On Mother’s Day

On Remembrance

On The Fence

On the Tip of My Tongue

On Yarmouth Beach

Once Upon A Time

One Hundred Years

Open

Open All Hours

Open Flower: A Haiku

Orbit^^

Order

Our Doors We Close^

Our Seaborne Home

Outstanding In Her Field

Outwards Onwards^^

Overlooked

Padre’s Rambling: A Haibun *

Painted Wings^^

Pantheon: A Clogyrnach

Paper Umbrella

Party Animal

Passage

Passing Storm

Past and Present

A Path Made

The Path to Certainty

Path To Dreams

Patriot

Peace

Peach *

Peek-A-Boo

Pergola

Peristeronic

Perseverance

Pessimistic

Pet

Pick and Mix

Pinatubo

Pine

Pine Wood: A Reverse Cinquain

Pink

Pizza Epiphany

Pizzazz

Playful Flashes

Plural Confusion

Pods

The Poet

Poet’s Corner – Tanka

Point of View

Point of View 2

Politics: A Tanka

Pomegranate Queen*

Pool Neglected

Portals

Portion

Potential

Pound

Power

Power of Voice

Prairie

Precious^^

Pre-Covid Reflections

Preparation

The Pride

“Princess”

Private Moments

Prometheus’ Gift

Promotion

Proper

The Pump: A Haibun

The Queue: An Etheree

The Quiver

Quixotic

Race

Rainbow Days

Raindrops

Raindrops of My Heart

Random Acts: A Mirror Cinquain

Ravaged Daisy Fouled

Raven

Raw Deal

Rectify

The Red Knight

Red-Velvet Future

Reflection

Reflection Time

Reflections of Indecision

Reflections on the Birkenau Sky *

Regrets

The Rehearsal: A Haibun

Refreshed- Renewed*

Relief: A Poem in Bad Taste and Questionable Merit

Remoulding

Restless

Restored

The Right Thing

River’s Journey

Road

Road Trip

Road Worthy*

Roadside Wonder

The Rock

The Roundabout

Route 64

Rue Britannia^

Rhythmic Echoes

Rings of Goodness

Safety Orange Amid The White

The Sail-Maker

Salt Marsh

Saving Face

Say What?^

Scarecrow

Scilly

Scoop King

Sea Dream Tableau

Search

Seasons of Change

Secret

Selene

Self-Isolation^

Self-Portrait

Sense of Direction

Sentient?

Service

Settling Up

Shadow

Shadowy Figure

Sharp Against My Tongue

Sharpsburg Lament

Shells of Memory: A Haibun

Sheltering in the Glade

Shooting Star: A Haibun (with double haiku)**

Shops: All in a Row

The Siblings of Dark and Light

Silence

Silent Visitor: A Triolet

The Silken Temple: A Butterfly Cinquain

Simple Celebrations: An Etheree Poem

Sir Tomas

Skoenlapper^^

Snug

Soar

Soulmates**

Soft Serve

Solemn Witness of the Passing of Time

Something in the Wind

Somnambulist

Song Bird’s Haven

Song Upon The Wind^^

Soon to Slumber

Souq Song

Specially Formulated

Spectre From Above

Spring Awakes

Spring Before Summer’s Untimely Fall

Spring In The Heart: A Tanka **

Spring Labour

Spring’s Labour

Spurned As Dirt

Squashed

Squirrel Hunting in the Mountains

The Stage

Star

The Stars Rejoice

Step Up: A Mirror Cinquain

Sterling: A Mirror Cinquain

Stillness

Stockade

The Strand

Strawberry Memories

Street Car

Strife

Stripes

Studio

Summer House

Sunlight’s Retreat

Sunshine Garden

Sunshine Moments^

Sure

Sure Thing

Sweet Dreams**

Sweet Labours

Swift

Swimming Lessons

The Swoon

Symbiotic

The Tailor*

Take Away

The Tea Party

Tea Spirit

Teacher

Tearful Celebration**

The Tease

Tellall

Terms and Conditions Apply

Thames Under Moonlight

The Thaw: A Clogyrnach

Therefore

This Seat Has Been Taken

Thoughts Cast Adrift

Three A.M. **

Threshold

Through Paths of Splendour^^

Through The Seasons: A Monotetra

Thunder

Ticking Away: A Haibun

Tide

Tides

Tiger in a Cage

Time

Time Telling

Tincture

Tired of Reasons

To Await A Coming Storm

To Bill Shakestick Indebted: A Challenge

To Calmly Disagree

To Play on Words

To Reach The Sky

To Sell One’s Soul

To Serve

Tome

Tough Room

Toyland’s Beaches^

Toyland Spa

Tranquility**

Transition

Transportation**

Trapped In My Ancient Fear

Travelling Fair

Travelling Hand in Hand**

Trek Begins

Trinkets

Trousers **

True Magic **

True Sharing: A Cinquain

Tube of Magic

Tudor Tutorial

Turning Point

Twilight

Two April Mornings

The Ubiquitous C

Under Caution

Under Construction

Under the Big Top: A Triquint

Unearthed: A Phrase and a Tanka

Unhinged

Unpardonable: An Etheree

Up A Creek: A Goose Song

Up In The Sky

Upland Haze

Upland Meadow

Utopia**

Validated: A Haibun*

Veganuary

Venue

Vine

Vista

Windy: A Tautogram Poem

Visage Captured

The Visit: A Pseudo-Etheree

Visiting the Past **

Waiting Game

Wander Not In The Wood

Wanderlust^

Wanderlust 2

Warding Off

Warming Interludes **

Warning!

Watch

The Watch-keeper

Water-Borne

The Water Dragons

Water Under The Bridge

Wayside*

We Shall Be Waiting

A Week in Verse

Well of Loneliness**

What a Relief

What A Sight

What Is Truly Inside

What Smiles Hide**

What Was That?

Wheat Field

When I’m Old

When Monsters We Seek

“When Pigs Fly:” An Etheree

When Waves Assail^^

When We Were Very Young

Where Are The Flowers?

Where Evil Lurks

Where Fantasies Are Born

Where I Stand

While Picnics Wait

The Widower: A Single Tear **

Wild Country

The Wild One: A Nonet

Wind Fall

Winded Child

Winds of Change

Winds of Change 2^^

Winter’s Garden

With Me Abide^^

With Toddler-Toes

Within a Forest Glade: Butterfly Cinquain

Without Horizon*

Woodland Wonder^

Words

Words At Play

World Beyond^

World Explorer

Worlds In Your Hand

Would I Be There At Your Side?

Woven

Written in March*

Yawn

Yin/Yang*

Your Tune Goes On**

Your Way

Yours Truly

Yuletide Robbery

Yum!

Zebra Crossing

Zodiac*

* Contain religious or spiritual themes

** Poems for Dianne

^ Covid 19 Crisis