Tag: sea

Octopus jamboree

eight limbed pussy in limbo dances at the shipwrecking seas on-set of adventure by tiptoe in the hold; to reccy the car goings on of the lost and foundering depart meant for deliverance Pearls for eyes* and tooth some-rsaulting grin, a velvet prod noses the in-betweens of star and port beam of… Continue Reading “Octopus jamboree”


There are gardens built on bedrock in the sea weed-strewn by all accounts I’ll never venture by volition there beyond the depth of waist sunk like a submarine Gardens of rest sprout along the ocean floor vertical voyagers stopped mid-passage and old salts whitening their smiles further afield, a sprinkling of barnacled silhouettes… Continue Reading “Seabed”

Being six

monotonous months of monochrome light drear and cold as the fifties withdrew when the sky suddenly turned a miraculous blue riding cloud nine on that very first flight where fairy pink shells were scattered in sand and hoof prints of sea horse went cantering round a rubber duck ring buoyed a salt water sprite there were buttery crab petit déjeuners a locket… Continue Reading “Being six”