Posts tagged ‘refreshment’

February 23, 2018

A pint at The Bridge

by Jem Croucher

Back up at The Bridge Hotel
between the city walls
Overlooking Gateshead
On the Tyne, Newcastle calls

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March 8, 2017

Rain

by Rev Cheryl Birch

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A smell; a fragrance in the air
A sense, something on its way
A feeling in my bones
A distant sound, barely heard

Pitter pat, pitter pat
A clink, a clang
Tap, tap, tap
Pitter pat, pitter pat

Tires on wet pavement
Rushing winds
Drumming on roof tops
Grass glistening green

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November 16, 2015

A little walk

by Jem Croucher

 

Just a little walk
although quite brief
is just enough
to bring relief
Breathe in deep
fresh winter air
and feel the wind
blow through my hair

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July 14, 2015

Summer I know

by Jem Croucher

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It’s been raining for a morning
But I already miss the sun
Felt that way quite early on
when the day had just begun
It’s still quite warm of course
and I am quite glad of that
But I miss my friend the sunshine
when I’m still summer clad

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July 11, 2015

Summer joy

by Jem Croucher

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It’s an overcast grey
but still warm of the air
It might rain later on
but I don’t really care
My cagoule’s in my bag
and the garden needs water
for the yellowing grass
getting shorter and shorter

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June 26, 2015

Forty winks

by Jem Croucher

 

Caught myself some forty winks
or maybe thirty-nine
I wasn’t really counting
as I was snoozing at the time
However, it was just enough
to recharge my tiring mind
Close my eyes and drift away
relax, and just unwind

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January 19, 2015

Sun – haiku

by Jem Croucher

 

Another week starts
And, refreshed from the weekend,
I welcome the sun

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