Posts tagged ‘wonderful’

December 24, 2019

Carols at Christmas

by Jem Croucher

We all went up to London
to the Royal Albert Hall
Voices ready to sing loud
proclaiming Christmas call

The Philharmonic orchestra
was wonderful to hear
five thousaand people joining in
with rousing festive cheer

And the mexican wave was something else
all adding to the thing
this unique celebration gave
with carols there to sing

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March 9, 2018


by pranabaxom

First published on my blog,, on March 9, 2016 in honor of International Women’s Day, 2016. This poem was also a part of my “52 weeks journey with the letter “W”, an weekly poem for 52 weeks starting with a word with the alphabet “W”.

Wonder everyday
Where would we be
Without them

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October 18, 2016

Acrostic poem – Rainbow

by Jem Croucher

Poetry challenge: ACROSTIC POEM


Acrostic poem – poetry challenge

Beautiful and

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January 3, 2016

Colour and a life lesson

by Jem Croucher


Colour in the churchyard
on a January day
flowers to bring a smile
when all is dull and grey
They certainly brought a spring to step
to urge me on my way
and served as a reminder
that life has much to say

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December 25, 2015

Here’s to Christmas

by Jem Croucher


The concrete sheep have reindeer ears
in Shoreham where they’ve been for years
There are shiny bikes out in the street
and dogs in jackets looking sweet

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August 12, 2015

Of an evening

by Jem Croucher


Of an evening spent down by the sea
with waves lapping there quietly
I’ll let the silence encapsulate me
At the end of a wonderful day

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July 22, 2015

First Lavender

by Jem Croucher


First lavender cropped and in a box
on the kitchen table
Sweet and heady perfume aired
as only it is able
My lavender harvest looking good
A bumper crop this year
Exuding fragrance all around
and filling all with cheer

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June 27, 2015

Wonderful view

by Jem Croucher


Vibrancy of morning
attracts me again
as westwards I travel
on another train
Over the river
reflecting the blue
a fleeting glimpse
of the Shoreham sea view

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April 27, 2015


by Jem Croucher


It is with wonder that I wander
when the opportunity is there
taking in the sights around me
and getting out into fresh air
Whether it be on the hills
or on a beach beside the sea
or even round the city streets
the wonder’s always there for me

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December 18, 2014

My 500th Post – For Harry

by Venkat


This is my 500th post here and this poem is dedicated to Harry. He has given a cozy corner indeed!

Here goes to the lovely old man…

a beautiful corner you made, Harry
blessed souls find poems to marry
to beget young and fresh thought
grow plants of creativity, we got

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