in MY Face
Poem by Captain Ron Thweatt
Here is a poem that Michael Birch was inspired
to write as he and his daughter were surveying
the Scottish coast looking for safe coves
Dogs are often companions to men of a certain
age. Mark Steele has done an amazing job of
capturing this particular dog in 24 concise
lines of verse.
Peace That Then Comes
poem by Michael Birch
Night Before Christmas
Stacy Smith told me he wrote this poem: "one
night recently after about three dark roasts".
It does not seem hurried though, in fact I
quite enjoyed it.
Sometimes one's mortality makes one think
about sailing to Tahiti before its too late.
In this poem Mark Steele points out the downside
- and an alternative.