When I was a child, I saw the pictures in the stars, and not just the ones the grown-ups said were there.   But as the years went on, the stars all faded one by one. Now I look up past the buildings – I hear car horns, people shouting – and the city smog erases … Continue reading Constellations

My Inner Child Likes Chocolate

It’s World Poetry Day! Hope you enjoy reading all your favourite poets. I’ll be revisiting Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Elizabeth Jennings and Dr. Seuss amongst others, and perhaps trying a little writing of my own. In the meantime, this is one I wrote earlier. * My Inner Child Likes Chocolate   My inner child likes chocolate. … Continue reading My Inner Child Likes Chocolate