A poem written for Joe on Saint Valentine’s Day for Debbie. (They have recently got engaged too)

I know you’re not supposed to know who I am, But I can’t hide my love, I just never can. St Valentine really gave me the bug, There’s nothing more lovely than me in your hug. Cupid’s arrow also pierced my heart, I was struck with love’s own special dart. When I first saw you … Continue reading A poem written for Joe on Saint Valentine’s Day for Debbie. (They have recently got engaged too)

A poem written for Lucy for her 5th birthday at the request of her parents, John and Claire.

Five years ago Lucy came into our world, All of our love was simply unfurled On this little precious bundle of joy, We’d got our very own Helen of Troy! The most beautiful baby you could hope to see, The amazing addition to our family tree. A tiny tot, only 5lb 3 ounce, On our … Continue reading A poem written for Lucy for her 5th birthday at the request of her parents, John and Claire.

This is a poem written for Sue, who has just retired from the police force after over 30 years.

5750 This is the number Sue wore on her shoulders, Over thirty years so that she could feel bolder, Joining the police to enforce law and order, Challenges to meet when thugs just ignored her. Sometimes proud of wearing that number, Sometimes anxious, victims in slumber. 5750 occasionally resented, Forcing her forward when no one … Continue reading This is a poem written for Sue, who has just retired from the police force after over 30 years.

A poem to celebrate Milly and Matt’s engagement requested by Milly’s best friend, Jackie.

I can’t believe that Milly’s settling down, We all know how she likes a night on the town. She’s played hard to get for so many years, Leaving lads in tatters and tears. Load of fellars always chasing behind, Sincerely hoping that love isn’t blind. ‘Love them and leave them,’ was always her motto, Bewitching … Continue reading A poem to celebrate Milly and Matt’s engagement requested by Milly’s best friend, Jackie.

LEEDS UNITED UNTIL I DIE- written for Luca and his family of ardent Leeds fans!

All fans coming together for England!  Following Leeds Is hard at its best, Everyone hates us, We’re the team they detest. But that makes us laugh more, We’re just Dirty Leeds, White not red blood, Is what our fans will bleed. We’ve always been cheated, And missed our rewards. This year Beilsa And Meslier’s awards. … Continue reading LEEDS UNITED UNTIL I DIE- written for Luca and his family of ardent Leeds fans!