Posts tagged ‘bridge’

November 18, 2020

Stopham Bridge III

by Jem Croucher

In Sussex there’s a bridge
Built in fourteen twenty-two
now closing on six hundred years
since its fine stones were new
It spans the river Arun
near Stopham Village where
it’s provided here a crossing
for local folk to share

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July 11, 2017

The Crossing

by Angela Umphers Rueger

While hiking on a lonely trail,
My goal: another mount to scale,
And feeling rather wearisome,

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March 18, 2016

The Stone Bridge

by Dorinda Duclos


Over verdant land it flows

Lingering, malefic, is the mist

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October 11, 2015


by Venkat


We are birds, in flight
On varying heights

You see clouds
I do not

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February 2, 2015


by Jem Croucher

(82) 20 Jan 13

I built a bridge with words today
to span five thousand miles
The ‘pond’ may seem enormous
But is much smaller with a smile

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August 27, 2014

Stopham Bridge

by Jem Croucher


The White Hart’s closed at Stopham Bridge
And no-one’s serving there
We were looking forward to that pint
And some wholesome country fayre

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May 6, 2013

Islands We Live In

by Venkat

Little did I realize

The islands we live in

Blinded by emotive lies

A rush of passion within

Desires of past, out of place

Jumping the proverbial gun

A virile ego with a trace

Assuming I was fun

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November 5, 2012


by Sorrows In A Serenade

I walk along the rivers
Which sources lie between
The pale white clouds in the sky
Which ends anywhere
Its tail a snaking wisp of smoke

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