Tag Archives : Poetry


English Pronunciation 5

Katia Millar posted a link to this article on facebook and I just had to try it out but it wouldn’t be any fun if there were no witnesses. Listen to Reggy reading “English Pronunciation” by G. Nolst Trenité Just in case you’d rather read the words off my blog, here you are: Dearest creature in creation, Study English pronunciation. I will teach you in my verse Sounds like […]


I’m tired of waiting

Sixteen half-written drafts Sit, patiently, awaiting completion. They’re far more patient Than I; shift, move, fuss It’s all I seem to do these days. “Writer’s block” understates For I have plenty to say If only my dear friends: Courage and conviction Would rear their heads And help me make this bed.


Unnecessary explanations 9

I wasn’t really ready, But I had scheduled, The previous post and forgot. I lef it because there were, Those who took the time to, Comment and keep up. But I’m not ready, I’m still finding myself. And I hope you’ll be here, Whenever it is, That I finally do Come back.


Happy Valentine’s Day! 6

I was racking my brain trying to figure out how to celebrate this day on the blog without whining about the fact that my Valentine is 3,000 miles away1. I finally realised that my poetry has been offline for quite some time now, and I can start posting it again as if it were brand new! Here is a poem I wrote in 1998 as I reflected on yet […]