Beccy : Writing

Visiting Martha

Visiting Martha

A Poem by Beccy


There was an old, rather cracked flower pot in the back garden,I noticed it as we settled down for a nice cup of tea;(served in fine bone china natura..
Dyma Gartref

Dyma Gartref

A Poem by Beccy


On the hillsabove the grey houses,but below the azure skythere are ghostsgoing about their business.Some are gossamer,they dance unconcerned,others ar..
It seemed like only yesterday

It seemed like only yesterday

A Poem by Beccy


An old man passed me in the high street,he was uneven in both gait and expression.I gazed steadfastly at the dress in the window,guiltily unwilling to..
Boot sale

Boot sale

A Poem by Beccy


It was only base metal and paste,polished, if slightly scratched glass,but the look in his eyes saidthat to him, it was pure goldwith a diamond bright..
Indelible

Indelible

A Poem by Beccy


I wrote this in the mind’s eyewhilst driving in my car,chasing clouds of incompleteso close and yet, so far;and as the wheels kept spinningfrom ..
One for the road

One for the road

A Poem by Beccy


There was a time when we loved the sun,counted those unquenchable flames as onevast illumination lying deep in the impenetrablenight; brooked no corru..
Licking at crumbs

Licking at crumbs

A Poem by Beccy


You know them well, thosetamed and well trained city pups.The dunners and yappersreplete in pinstripe and penury;the high polish of their John Lobbs,s..
Child playing in a sandbox

Child playing in a sandbox

A Poem by Beccy


so little time.
Winter warmer

Winter warmer

A Poem by Beccy


De-flea the dog, secure the shed, foul winter's beat is strumming,below the stairs in steady beatthe furnace is fierce humming.Wear sturdy socks and ..
Another day at the office

Another day at the office

A Poem by Beccy


You attend dutifully, dapper as ever,sip green tea, adorn yourself with a fancy,close to the mouth microphone; take yourturn at pontification, then no..