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All my books are now available in Hardcover

Yes, if you fancy a bit more luxury, you can now get all four of my books in hardcover format! For quick links to them all jump over to my Amazon Page. Or read on. Mankind Limited Marc trudged on with life, marching in line with his fellow workers. Weighed down by the everyday burdens… Continue reading All my books are now available in Hardcover

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Words – A Spring of Dreams

A Spring of Dreams⁠⁠365 poems of different forms and moods. A poem a day for a year.⁠⁠

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A Spring of Dreams

365 poems of different forms and moods. A poem a day for a year. Read in a Spring of Dreams now.

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Traffic

By Scott Bailey © 2013 Brushed by death today Twice. Metal boxes speeding Too fast, too near me Driven on by the wrong thoughts Or expensive wanderings Image from Pixabay

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Future

By Scott Bailey © 2018 This is serious The future makes me tremble These frightening days In response to COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 108, “AFRAID & GRAVE,” #SYNONYMSONLY Check the link for the guidelines and rules A senryu (sort of) this week. Very late and a little hurried   #senryu

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Lost Realm

By Scott Bailey © 2018 For a sweet moment This green forest was all mine My own secret realm Now, it is fenced off, private Playground of the privileged In response to COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 107, “HAUNT & SPELL,” #SYNONYMSONLY Check the link for the guidelines and rules A tanka this… Continue reading Lost Realm

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Youth

By Scott Bailey © 2018 The passion of youth Fires the body to action After a lay in   In response to COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 102, “VIGOR & ENERGY,” #SYNONYMSONLY Check the link for the guidelines and rules A quick senryu this week #senryu

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No Change

By Scott Bailey © 2018 Screaming at the storm The words lost in the thunder Storm undeflected In response to COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 99, “CHANGE & DEFY,” #SYNONYMSONLY Check the link for the guidelines and rules Another senryu - I have taken the opposite of one of the words this time… Continue reading No Change

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Dying Dreams

By Scott Bailey © 2018 My pen to paper The dream I just cannot grasp Er, except for now In response to COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 98, “SAD & WRITE,” #SYNONYMSONLY Check the link for the guidelines and rules I think this qualifies as a senryu?   #senryu