Great Aunt Astri : Writing

NIGGLING THOUGHTS

NIGGLING THOUGHTS

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


"You horrible, nasty, vindictive b***h"are words that echo through my mind.Hold it, I say, has there been a hitch?Have I been unfair, have I been unki..
OUT OF THE BLUE

OUT OF THE BLUE

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


OUT OF THE BLUE I don’t like a mess, The mayhem of Saturnal storms, Inflammatory, explosive, red hot, Like a bull in a chi..
TIME, THE GREAT HEALER

TIME, THE GREAT HEALER

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


TIME, THE GREAT HEALER We are lucky to have Time. It’s always there. No-one knows quite what it is. An illusive ..
The Bird And The Whale

The Bird And The Whale

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


A little ditty for Valentine's day (in Senyru format)
MY SHADOW AND I

MY SHADOW AND I

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


Observed on a walk, one day.
The Unheard.

The Unheard.

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


In the woods, in the parks, in private gardens,Across the fields and from the hills,The feathered creatures, greateagles and tiny wrens,Listen to the ..
STOPPING AND STARING

STOPPING AND STARING

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


STOPPING AND STARING When time’s winged chariot rushes by And the busy world goes her giddy way It does you..
S'WONDERFUL

S'WONDERFUL

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


Dreaming of happy memories.
THE BALLAD OF THE BATTLE OF THE BIRD TABLE

THE BALLAD OF THE BATTLE OF THE BIRD TABLE

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


A ballad, quatrains of syllables 8,6,8,6, iambic metre and abac rhyming. There are many different forms of ballad.
BLOOD MOON ARISING

BLOOD MOON ARISING

A Poem by Great Aunt Astri


T'is the break of dawnOn an eerie October morn.An owl screeches, searing the air.The wolves howl, as if in fear.All creatures from far and wide,Look t..

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