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everyday things


The life and times of a letter box

On 15th March 2019

When challenged to write a poem on the colour red I recalled a letter box I’d seen embedded in the wall of an old post house in Scotland. I’ve taken liberties with the location to create a rhyme. Hopefully I…


The teapot

On 2nd August 2018

I have just returned from walking the Rob Roy Way in Scotland. Passsing through one of the villages I spotted a pretty little teapot sitting on the windowsill of a cottage. This poem was birthed from that momentary glimpse.  …