Posts Tagged ‘England’

“Philippines Battles Flood Chaos” (Liam Wilkinson)

Monday, October 5th, 2009

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………………..chaotic waters—
………………..while the Philippines flood
………………..we inspect
………………..a dead shark
………………..on our English shore

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Headlines:

“Philippines Battles Flood Chaos” (BBC News)

“Thresher Shark Found On Beach” (BBC News)

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This poem was submitted by Liam Wilkinson (see poet biographies).

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“Brighton War Memorial Restoration Set For Completion” (Michael Rehling)

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

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war memorial how cold the stone

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Headlines:

“Brighton War Memorial Restoration Set For Completion” (The Argus)

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Poem by Michael Rehling (see poet biographies).

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“Crisis Over Graveyard Maintenance” (Laurence Stacey)

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

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………………..October dusk
………………..the groundskeeper steps
………………..between graves

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Headline:

“Crisis Over Graveyard Maintenance” (BBC News)

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Poem by Laurence Stacey (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Grandad relaxes after accidental detour” (Barbara A. Taylor)

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

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………………..high on the freeway
………………..not a care in the world
………………..for grandpa

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Headlines:

“Grandad relaxes after accidental detour” (Big Pond News)

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This poem was submitted by Barbara A. Taylor (see poet biographies). Read more Barbara A. Taylor on Haiku News.

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