Category Archives: Poem

A poem for Armistice Day

Madingley Rise Close to the young anniversary wood, The American Military Cemetery. The ranks of white headstones Fan out, like a spotlight’s beam, Over the flat fields of East Anglia, Up to the lantern tower on Ely Cathedral, Beacons of … Continue reading

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Even Here

In the cafe, at each table Heads bowed to their phones As if in prayer.  In the shops, along each aisle  Arms raised to the shelves As if in praise Amongst the crowds, and on each face,  Emotions unburdened As … Continue reading

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Volunteer Week 2016

Gifts and Passions – They also Serve   It starts with God, shaped by his grace, We stand with Jesus in this place. With character and competence, They also serve who join the dance.   Deciding where our gifts will … Continue reading

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Video poems

My video poems so far. I would be interested in your feedback. Please share.

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Pebble on the Beach – Video

Poem read by the author.

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Pebble found on the beach

I picked a pebble from the beach, Meaning to throw it into the crashing waves, But held it back as feeling comfortable in my grasp And it’s grey pattern having caught my eye. I held it back in the excitement … Continue reading

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Trinity Sunday

Trinity sunlit, powerful and golden Stained glass and Icon, beyond time and space. God, Son and Spirit, true and forgiving, Celebrate work of creation and grace. What can we know of God in three persons? Creator and brother and helper … Continue reading

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