Saturday, 31 October 2015

All Souls Day

up the steps to
look at the devil's claw marks

beyond all the graves cows lying down.

Thursday, 29 October 2015

Sunday, 25 October 2015

Sycamore Keys / Paul Klee

(Still Life in Width-Stilleben in die Breite)

Friday, 23 October 2015

Waves go Sideways

Waves go sideways.
Birds fly backwards.
The October flowers are torn off & blown across the island.

Thursday, 22 October 2015

That Lamp of the Possible

Back then, the sun 
Didn't go down in such a hurry. How it
Lit things, that lamp of the Possible.

( Sylvia Plath - Memoirs of a Spinach-Picker )

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Waiting for the Storm

& preparing.

( newspaper from the wall
in a dark corner of the hall )

Saturday, 17 October 2015


Wednesday, 14 October 2015

3 Sentences

Waiting for the car to be fixed: there's a low moaning sound.
2 men and a bull appear on the road & go past Scar.
Otherwise it's quiet .

Monday, 12 October 2015

They Love the Cut Cornfields

.......Wild geese fly high and symbolise those who live
 far from earthly rank and
follow an ordered life.........

( The Bestiary )

Friday, 9 October 2015

Burness Clock

just as the sun was rising

with the young Dalai Lama ( from Kenneth )

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

The Geese Flew away

& Dubuffet

Sunday, 4 October 2015