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a statement of intent

Kiddies fiddling
with piggy’s hair? Continue reading

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even more Sunday morning ha’ sonnets

There’s a pig at the door Continue reading

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more Sunday morning ha’ sonnets

Sort of in response to Stephen and his cats:

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Coffee is brewed,
animals fed, Continue reading

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elementals II: sow

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and earth coloured
a slow-moving rounded hummock,
head down,
trundling,
rumbling like a tremor,
as she furrows the ground,
stolidly snout-ploughing,
golem-like in obedience
to her internal code. Continue reading

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Sunday morning ha’ sonnets

Sunday morning
peace is shattered,
without warning
ears are battered Continue reading

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a ha’ sonnet for my pig

pigMy naughty pig
with muddy snout, Continue reading

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home again

A more cheerful, but also biographical, pig poem:

Home again, home again, jiggety-jig,
but where, oh where, is my naughty pig? Continue reading

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pig cf long pig

In the midst of the current irrational panic buying and idiotic hoarding my pig broke into the feedbin and ate 2 weeks worth of food in one go. And I thought she was smarter than humans… Continue reading

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Sonnet for my pig

Written in defence of my pet pig (with apologies to WS) when other family members were advocating spit roasting her:20200621_094738 (2)

My piggy’s eyes are nothing like the sun. Continue reading

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