CBT

CBT*  1.   How many chimeras does it take to change a light-bulb? None. Chimeras don't do light-bulbs. The halo wattage of a half-imagined smile illuminates his kitchen.   What kind of food is a chimera? An egg-white omelette. What Shakespeare character? Banquo's ghost? Sexual Practice? Celibacy (selective) courtesy of Houdini: tie him up, he'll … Continue reading CBT

Reading Seamus Heaney in April sunshine

    Reading Seamus Heaney in the April sunshine   Even with the warm sun on my neck Even with the breeze Even with pale lily-pad green horse-chestnuts in Castle Park Even with the full flowering cherry Even with the mallards and their medieval snoods Even with my silver bangle Even with my turquoise cardigan … Continue reading Reading Seamus Heaney in April sunshine

On trying to make a point but failing

On trying to make a point but failing This is the truth, going under Under truth going And it's because the Since wherever it was and This is a lie, starting over Isn't as much as Like it never ought and well Proof's in the eating and more as This is a lovely tight Corset … Continue reading On trying to make a point but failing