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About edwardmorgan4

Have just published a book of my verse called Wordsmiths Wanderings it has 56 poems in it and is available now on Amazon I have had poems published in a number of magazine and newsletters. I have a second book now available called Peregrinations of the Wordsmith now available from amazon Nov 2016

BRANCH LINES

In far off days the branch lines ran, that joined up country hamlets, And steam trains puffed their way, around the English countryside; Milk trains in the mornings stopped at every village station, Each one adorned with flowering plants, a … Continue reading

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my covid garden

Sitting in my garden during the corvid pandemic I was moved to write this verse. My Corvid Garden I look up into a clear blue sky, no vapour trails do I espy,No Traffic Noise as I sit, within my garden’s … Continue reading

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relationships

Relationships. What Makes the basis of a relationship is often asked by some,Love is a special bond that people write upon,But other things are valid when two people tie the knot,And are just as important so should never be forgot,Trust … Continue reading

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April Muse

Shafts of sunlight, April showers, birds arrive from foreign climes,Nests are built and birds are singing, defending territories they have gained,Tress in blossom leaves returning, skeletal winters garb transformed,Daffodils ‘neath trees in blossom, yellow trumpets everywhereHeralding the bluebell carpets that … Continue reading

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Mum’s School

I’ve got myself a new job, thanks to covid 19, The kids have come home from their schools, And lots of books and papers I have seen, It seems that I have graduated from teacher training school, And I did … Continue reading

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mothering sunday

Its Mothering Sunday but no Mum is near,To straighten tie or brush our hair,For years ago she was called to rest,A special Mum who I thought the best,Its days like this that we recallThose special traits which helped us all,The … Continue reading

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Ode to COVID19

There is a menace all around that stalks us night and day,The fear of it is palpable and causes some dismay,In crowded rooms it stalks its prey, we do not know its there,For the virus that is the cause, it … Continue reading

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Holocaust

Holocaust The darkness descended, The candle flame shone bright, A flame of light and remembrance Illuminating the people gathered round, The wax candle itself represents the millions slaughtered, The melting wax the tears of the bereaved, The wick our unending … Continue reading

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Cinema of Yesteryear

I remember when the cinemas lined every city street, The Lido and the Odeon, Arcadia and the Grand, The commissionaire was stood outside, in peaked hat and big greatcoat, Though what exactly was his job? he very rarely spoke, The … Continue reading

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Smartphone Zombie

Walking down the street one day I spied an apparition, For a man appeared in a daze, with no sign of inhibition, His concentration total, of surroundings unaware, His eyes were on his smartphone screen, as though in silent prayer, … Continue reading

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