Remembrance poem

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Remembrance poem. As we end this important day, the world should remember those who gave so much in the name of peace. I penned this remembrance poem in appreciation of the heroic actions of those we lost. Poppy Fields Eyes all wide, Continue reading

Shakespeare’s legacy

The Shakespeare Poem

This April 2016, we celebrated Shakespeare’s 400 year legacy and so it seems fitting to revisit my poem entitled The Bard of Avon. When we consider our literary and creative education, it is difficult to imagine the exclusion of William Continue reading

Burn’s night

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This 25th January, its time to celebrate Burn’s night! So here is a poem in tribute to this fine tradition, taken from the new poetry collection by Anita Williams celebrating all things British, entitled The very Great Britain in poetry Burn’s Continue reading

New Year’s Eve

Christmas Pudding Poem

It’s New Year’s Eve! So here’s a message from www.writtenwithasmile.com:- A time for true reflection on the year just past; a time to celebrate and look forward to all things new for 2016. When I think about 2015, I find Continue reading

A poem for Autumn

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A poem for Autumn Autumn cascade As we marvel at the splendour Of a scene adept in gold Brown layered over oranges Delighted, we behold. Autumnal glows awakening Shrill breezes set to raid Those aching creaking branches Of leaves so Continue reading

A poem for National Poetry Day

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A poem for National Poetry Day. A day to celebrate poetry in all forms. On National Poetry Day, I would like to share my latest poem with you, entitled “Fleeting Chance.” This is a poem about a real life encounter I had with Continue reading

Strensham air base open day!

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Join me at Strensham air base open day this Saturday! Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s annual Strensham open day takes place on Saturday 5th September 2015 The open day is a fantastic chance for you to gain access to one of MAAC’s three operational Continue reading

Severn Thoughts : Spread the word!

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Interest in Severn Thoughts, the fundraising book for the wonderful Severn Hospice is gathering momentum. Since the launch at the recent Midnight Walk, stocks have been ordered and more and more people are asking about how to make a purchase Continue reading

Poetry Giving for Marcus

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Poetry Giving for Marcus. People often ask me why I chose Midlands Air Ambulance Charity as the beneficiary for my Poetry Giving book. The answer is best illustrated by a real life story… There are ordinary days in every person’s life… Continue reading