Tag: april

A month’s menagerie

Ist poem of April for the Imaginary Garden

Wild and white

today I’ll write about white after all it is April and the wild cherries are making preparations there’ll be a spread of summer jam bleached damask tablecloths edged with picot lifting like coy petticoats in a flurry and when drapes are drawn to a… Continue Reading “Wild and white”


Mouldering jet in a jar miraculous almost metamorphosed from petalled white cascades of April showers heated in halcyon hours lazy fat matronly baskers swell sponge-like into summer drops rotund and diamanté purple tested on waspish tongues beads of suspended animation outlasting even winter ©… Continue Reading “Prunes”