Posts tagged ‘weather’

December 15, 2015

Morning braved the day

by Jem Croucher


Morning braved the day
and cracked a feeble grin
painting in the eastern sky
a band of yellow, thin

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August 27, 2015


by Jem Croucher


A damp morning’s followed
by a damp afternoon
It’s the dampest it’s been
since the damp days of June
It’s damp in the garden
and damp on the street
It’s damp everywhere
It’s a dampness complete

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August 1, 2015

Awaken Me

by Seafarrwide


She walked outside the air sacristy quiet

The sky as black as a devils soul

Bulging heavy and foreboding

Sooty clouds churned and rolled

Buckling with aqueous weight

She hugged herself tight

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July 29, 2015

Weatherman’s a fibber

by Jem Croucher


It’s not supposed to be raining
‘Cos the man on the TV last night
Stood there and pointed to sunshine
And said it would be lovely and bright

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July 25, 2015

Encouraging the sun

by Jem Croucher


Fragile and fleeting
a delicate sun
Kissed a few flowers
and then it was done

Hiding behind
a dark wall of grey
It bid me farewell
and was gone for the day

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July 6, 2015

A very English conversation

by Jem Croucher


“It’s a cooler day, don’t you agree?”
“Yes, but yesterday
was great for me as I prefer
the heat, I have to say”
“You’re right of course, but then again
some rain would do us good”
“Depends upon your point of view”
I said, misunderstood.

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July 4, 2015

Hot II

by Jem Croucher


It’s rather hot
again today
upper thirties
(so some say)
Doesn’t really
bother me
as I’ll be swimming
in the sea

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July 2, 2015


by Jem Croucher


Fabulous day
sun shining bright
Clear blue skies
no cloud in sight
Cooling breeze
born of the sea
Sussex today is
the place to be

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June 29, 2015

Lying in it…

by Jem Croucher


Guess I’ll just have to lie in the sun
then, ‘cos it’s out there and I am not
And it’s still the weekend and the next
few days look like they’re going to be hot

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June 2, 2015


by Jem Croucher


Walking out this morning
I felt close to end of tether
As, despite the fact that it’s now June
We still have inclement weather

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September 19, 2014

Lost Coat

by Jem Croucher


I’ve forgotten where I put my coat
But I don’t need it now
Not with this September sun
Still hot upon my brow

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September 15, 2013

Work Party

by beeseeker


Is at home, waiting for the forecast.

Big Boss, him say

“Shake that thing again, boy,

Till the monkey cries

“That’s enough!”

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