Archive for ‘Kim’

February 6, 2019

Cold Sun

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Sharp shadows jag over bare branches
frost nips and tucks

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December 24, 2018

Robin in the fig tree

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

What are the words?
Bright, cheery red, bob-bob-bobbing?

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December 22, 2018

Lightly seared on the reality grill

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Lightly seared on the reality grill
falling outside

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November 11, 2018

Sacrifice

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Tucked into a corner of the woods
a handful of graves gleam

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November 4, 2018

Silence

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

The hum of insects going about their lives
the faint rustle of a breeze through the nettles

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October 28, 2018

Honeycomb

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Turning slowly above us
lie huge mirrors

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October 21, 2018

Gone

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

When it happened, we each thought
that we were the only one.

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October 14, 2018

The world within

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

We are the body electric
Our cells sense differences
In the electricities around us

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October 7, 2018

Burning

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Whether it is dinner
or a forest
that smell is not simply
ash in the air.

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September 23, 2018

Winter Sun

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

The sky is empty
Pale winter blue
A single bar of cloud

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September 16, 2018

Dance

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

By the door of the living room
away from the adults
a girl dances.

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September 12, 2018

Farm

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

My rolling road smooths over the hills
reveals a distant farm house
hazy gray, huddled in trees

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August 12, 2018

Dancing with Shadows

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Any attempt to pin down
this exact moment, that exact image
exactly what I feel and need to say

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August 5, 2018

The Girls

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

They comment as they watch me weed
and as I go, they start to plead
for freedom from their boring pen
restrictive to a busy hen.

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July 25, 2018

Cochi

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Deep ploughed grooves
reveal treasures between vines
broken pots, beads, loom weights,

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July 22, 2018

Grampee

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Merry eyes, wicked smile, teller of tales.
Grandfather mine, I would sit on your knee
hear of Susan, the Mule that liked to kick officers

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July 20, 2018

Truth like glass

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

In  Inspiration’s furnace
Poets work and strive
To create a Truth like glass
Clear, transforming
A window to other.

 

Copyright © 2018 Kim Whysall-Hammond

https://thecheesesellerswife.wordpress.com/

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July 18, 2018

Silence

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Silence
Envelops, encompasses
Is made of a material
That becomes rigid
And shatters at a single sound.

Copyright © 2018 Kim Whysall-Hammond

https://thecheesesellerswife.wordpress.com/

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June 17, 2018

Flower

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

I held a flower in my hand
Delicate, whole, perfect

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June 10, 2018

Clouds

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

The four corners of  the sky
are suffocated with clouds

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May 27, 2018

Commuter grind

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Does anyone write of the commuter grind?

Of the early risings and the dark returns
The unseen children and missed bedtimes

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May 20, 2018

Sunset at Round Hill

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Dusk wallows in the hill folds
waiting to be let loose,

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May 16, 2018

Ghosts on the beach

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Waves swishing over beaches
Bring remnants of ocean lives

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May 14, 2018

Coal

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

He told me of how coal can be split
to reveal the hoof prints of long buried deer

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February 12, 2018

Azores Evening

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Moonlight  has banished an ocean of stars,
pouring  molten silver across the water.
Murmuring waves remember a primal ocean,

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January 4, 2018

Woodland Path

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Puddles and pools of sunlight slide between the tree trunks
While shadows stripe the root strutted path
Somewhere above in the blue

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December 29, 2017

Mount Blanc

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Her great mass
Tears the clouds, pierces the sky
Pulls at the high blues
Stealing it for her glaciers

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December 14, 2017

High Hilled Moor

by The Cheesesellers Wife aka Kim Whysall-Hammond

Fog rose out of the valley
Where Hoar Oak Water runs
Swarmed up onto our hill path
Rose further to blot the sun

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