Tag: sister

In perpetuity

“Nor will I then thy modest grace forget” (Wordsworth) raindrops on snowdrops late February after the melt where Marjorie, beloved sister always missed, resides perpetually in peace, in Latin script milk flower coverings modest sprays that naturalise with splendid vigour; vital signs of the… Continue Reading “In perpetuity”


my sister ‘s brave beyond compare she climbs steep banks without a care swings higher than the garden gate and takes the curve on roller skates she mocks at how I barely dare to stand and whizz around like her even when she breaks her wrist she… Continue Reading “Smug”