Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Perfume Tree

The Perfume Tree When I awoke the sun was turning the tree Into an angel, a celebration  of white edges The sun turned on my belly The wind blew a little warm sigh As if I cradled a happy child … Continue reading

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Existential White Rabbit

Earthworks painting by Veronica Existential White Rabbit Everyone wishes the moon would talk to them Secretly, they believe they know her better Than all her many lovers that when Thom sings our favourite lullaby The book falling from his hands … Continue reading

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Forty beats

Summerland path Forty beats The birds turn to the west Clouds gone over the coppice Outcrop of chalk,  red earth Pour my heart over a cliff Black words in the rookery Forty beats gone. Veronica Aldous all rights reserved 2017 … Continue reading

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