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Saturday, September 24, 2011

Writer's Journal (exercise): In a Pigsty

In a pigsty here I lie
looking up at the sweet blue sky.


Mud is heaven too for me
I wallow freely, happily.


I eat the scraps, and I enjoy
being hand-fed by the farmer’s boy.


When the sun goes down at night
I sleep the sleep of the just and right.


What a lucky pig am I
safe and cosy in my sty!

Friday, September 16, 2011

Fame At Last!

Recently I joined a site called Poets United, which offers all sorts of treats for blogging poets.

Much to my surprise and delight, they have just interviewed me in the Life of a Poet series. So if you want to know more about what makes me tick...