Sussex Poems - Below
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The Sandringham Sonnet
The Queen released a long and weary sigh
Her cherished grandson, Harry, had jumped ship
He clearly did not understand just why
His fellow Royals are joined at the hip
‘Your destiny, dear boy, is to remain’
said Charles, his father, clearly under stress
‘within the...Read More
Fence and the fox
sussex, culture, farm, jobs, music, myth, song, space,
who put the bounty
on the head of the
Danger City Cowboy?
somebody said something
and those Varmitts responded to it.
Belgian Blue, Angus Piedmontese, Salers, Barzuna, Hasserdolt, Charbracy, Senpol,Parthenaise,Maremmana,Sussex, Simmental.......
Bach-Ouse.BrineFast........Grollop,differentate between wisdom and experience.ayam,feral,asil,silkie,Bramhma
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sussex, fun, funny, humor, humorous, love,
People say “Harry, how WILL you two cope
having nothing - apart from each other?”
I say, “Look, don’t you worry - I’m hardly broke,
I am minted! All thanks to my mother.”
Most will remember her caught in the net
of her fame, undeservedly...Read More
Form: Free verse
Not knowing she were alive or dead,
I kept her memory sedated
in the three-walled room.
Now I hear she is alive
(though a little arthritic),
and living in Sussex with four cats.
Of course the affair now must cease,
the fantasy cauterized.
I won’t, after all these...Read More
Loss Of A Friend
We moved to Sussex Inlet, some six years ago
We only came from Wandy, so many people we did know
But one we didn't at the time, was our new neighbour Peg
We found out very quickly, that she was a real good...Read More
In a Sussex Graveyard
Form: Blank verse
His name is John Albert Cummings,
born 1878 died..... well we are not sure,
the stone is much worn.
Up we hop on the green mound,
dance the frantic dance.
The sacrilegious sex
adds risqué flavors,
drives us into an underworld
where flesh struggles
atop old bones.
Laid out...Read More
Young Brilliant Poet That Left Us Far, Far Too Soon Second Poet In Dedication series
sussex, appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful, blessing, encouraging, poets,
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Born 4 August 1792
Horsham, Sussex, England
Died , 8 July 1822 (aged 29)
Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy)
Occupation Poet, dramatist, essayist, novelist
Alma mater University College, Oxford (no degree)
Literary movement Romanticism
Spouse Harriet Westbrook
(m. 1811; died 1816)
Percy Bysshe...Read More
PRINCE HARRY AND MEGAN
sussex, love hurts, romantic love, wedding,
Duchess of Sussex nee Megan Markle
From an actress to a Duchess with diamonds that sparkle
Just like in the movies enchanting Prince Harry
Now forever doth have servants, for to fetch and to carry
Duke of Sussex our Prince Harry
Females young and...Read More
Let me be the sunset
sussex, mother son,
Form: Free verse
All I have is the sunset
These colours and the light
Since when did I love pink and grey?
But I stare,
Do not dare to move
I lean to enter their display.
I know it will soon pass
This beauty may not form again.
This does not...Read More
Duke of Love
sussex, love, romance, romantic, romantic love, true love,
Rare is love such as
And as much as
The Duke of Sussex
Has for his Duchess
England - gleaming in the distance
sussex, conflict, destiny, england, history, humanity, immigration, perspective,
across the doggerland dogged people trudge
Neanderthals, Heidelbergers...Sapiens, the last ones standing
hairy mammoths, heavy life bearing down
the mighty maw of an ice wall crunches, enforcing southward retreat
remoulding the land for the...Read More
Trevor Jed Engelson Unwittingly
sussex, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, devotion,
Trevor Jed Engelson Unwittingly...
launched Meghan Markle into royalty
catapulted from “AA” to “Zed”
at break neck speed, and with cachet wed
Prince Harry, and soon
twill begetting, bestowing,
It’s a glorious sunny day in Windsor
A Prince is to marry his blushing bride
Her father is ill, sadly he cannot be there
So can’t walk Meghan to be at Harry’s side
The beautiful bride glides down the aisle
With her father in law...Read More
The Duchess of Sussex
The Duchess of Sussex looked mega,
She was only outshone by the weather,
And the nation drank beer,
And looked on with great cheer,
Saying “Aaah. Can we keep her forever?”...Read More
sussex, england, history,
Form: Free verse
sussex, basketball, sports, strength,
At the age of 17 Ian broke his back,
In a motorbike accident, had rehab,
He then worked for a w/c company,
Who showed him w/c basketball fab.
For 3 years he played in the club,
Of the Sheffield Steelers,...Read More
sussex, sports, strength,
Simon has been to 7 Paralympic games,
Starting with Barcelona and including Rio,
He has a silver from Atlanta - 1992 planes,
A bronze Athens 2004, a bronze 2008 trio.
After a night out on his way home, shortcut,
He tripped and...Read More
Tongue Twister Time
Tongue twister line:
From the rustic rover to Samuel Sanders, they try to tickle the tongue with tricky tongue twisters.
1. A rustic rover round the ricks ran restlessly, and restive, he rushed to the nearby rural rill...Read More
sussex, sports, strength,
Abbie was born on October 28th in 1995,
And comes from East Grinstead, Sussex,
She went to two special schools very alive,
With therapy: Treloar School and Valence.
Abbie boarded at Valence, a good deal,
And with the help of Remap that...Read More
Jam roly poly, treacle sponge
And sticky toffee pudding head the top of my list
But apple pie, rhubarb crumble
Or a decent cheesecake are hard to resist
Banana splits, eclairs or brownies
Dumplings, nougat, cheese board or mousse
Crème brûlée. Fruit cocktail. Yoghurt
Way Back When I Was Ten
sussex, abuse, child abuse, childhood, courage, health, parents,
It was a cold night, and I hated it,
The church service all in rows,
I contemplated my throat to slit,
But decided not, for my throws.
Dick Saunders was from Sussex,
The British Billy Graham no less,
And if...Read More
Master Classes - A Kimo In Three Stanzas
sussex, birthday, music,
Master classes were held in East Sussex
and the Sussex girl played tune
with ease to her master.
She played the grand piano all the day
and the master hummed along,
time barely noticing.
People thought they were having an affair,
as nobody else took part
in the...Read More
Suffusion of pink
over a sky otherwise;
West Sussex at dawn
And still i drive - part one
sussex, heartbreak, places,
Stars fall under failing skies...stars fall...stars fall...
And sadly...i start to drive.
Through the unremarkable village with its tall
Georgian Bay window panes, lightless,
devoid of visages; outwardly staring back at my
Abject countenance with detached contempt and utter disdains.
Stars fall under failing...Read More
Sammy the Snake - humour contest
Sammy the snake had a stutter
His "S" sssssss he couldn't say.
When eating his fish and chips
Path the thalt pleath is what he said
The other snakes made fun of him
Calling him Thammy to his face
He will have his come...Read More