Poem: Delighted – 25/12/19

I am delighted by the gift you gave to me,   it’s not ordinary, it’s holy and it’s beautiful to me.   It’s something which sings of praises both far and wide, a little figurine set, a nativity scene.   I’ve never owned one before though I know the tale well, such beauty, adoring Mary, [...]

Poem: The Roast – 23/12/19

The roast looks magnificent, I can almost taste the glistening juice, dripping down the sides as though there is no other place for it but before our hungering eyes.   I see you practically salivating opposite me, between us the roast is perched quite perfectly, a distraction, a piece of meat to catch your eyes, [...]