Category Archives: Remembrance

Manchester Hill

After attending a service to remember the battle in which my father was shot in the head 100 years ago I felt moved to write this poem about the event. The 16th Manchester’s gathered round, whilst Colonel Elstob told the … Continue reading

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The Ache Inside

Written for the third anniversary of my wife’s death on 21st November 2016 The Ache Inside. Its three years now since I watched her pass away: I still can visualise the scene: The change in sound: then the last long … Continue reading

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