these are my best

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Brings together all my most recent poems.

'Death puts his arms around you...'

There's a whole world of poetry out there, just waiting to be found...

Poems from 2010 - 2011

A poem cycle in the tradition of 'die Winterreise', a reflection of the bleak and beautiful city that gave it life. 

Songs for a Mad Queen

'The Lord shall smite thee with madness, and blindness, and astonishment of heart.' 

New Lamps for Old

 Poems from 2008-2009, many and various.

A unique collaboration with artist Alexandra Rozenman, is now a free ebook. (opens a new window)

Puzzle Poems

Vertical surprises in verse.

The Lady and the Tyger

When riding the Tyger - hold tight!

Little Poems for Children 

Funny and sweet - poems for children who are anything but angels.

Two Poems for John Ruskin

In memory of my beloved 'Papa John' - 'Brantwood' and 'On Visiting the Grave of John Ruskin'.


Earlier Poems