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The result of a year-long challenge to write a poem a day for a year. Raw and accessible poems of many moods. Presented as they were written and so reflecting my mood, my life and my time constraints at the time.Available from Amazon in Kindle and paperback editions or direct from CreateSpace

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Trench

Summer

Leagues

Sometimes

 


Trench

By Scott Bailey © 2013

Dancing with my wife

last week the telegraph came:

Coughs ring round the trench


 

Summer

By Scott Bailey © 2013

Bended blade of grass

Bows in the summer twilight

A warm journey home


Leagues

By Scott Bailey © 2013

Today’s tragedy

Is the damn acceptance of

Bloody league tables!


Sometimes

By Scott Bailey © 2013

Sometimes the things we are due

do not arrive

Sometimes that precious parcel

is lost

Sometimes the blows

are more than we think

we can survive

But we do

 

It is the ancient sadness

of humanity

Happiness has such

frailty