Monthly Archives: October 2014

Haiku-a-day: day 3 of 365

Haiku… Nun in a white car BMW matches her soul Pure white, like holy snow Inspiration… I saw a woman at a T-junction in a white BMW estate car. She was wearing what looked like a nun’s habit. It is … Continue reading

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The telephone call

Pete Postlethwaite, the focal point of office jest and the man rumoured to be able to whisper across three fields doesn’t adhere to the maxim that discretion is the better part of valour; but nevertheless, his indiscretion and inability to … Continue reading

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Haiku-a-day: day 2 of 365

Haiku… Japanese import abandoned at the road side passers by just stare Inspiration… A broken down silver Nissan Micra that I saw on my way in to work, this morning. The front end had been in a collision and was … Continue reading

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The odd couple; Not Jack Lemmon and Water Matthau

Approaching at pace on the left is a welcoming sight, a sprightly black Labrador dragging her master with all of her might. Her constant sniffing of the air and of the ground clearly fills man’s best friend with ecstatic delight, … Continue reading

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Bus Stop Cougar

The glass panelling of the bus shelter accommodates her voluptuous figure, as she listens attentively to the sonorous tapping of the midday downpour colliding with the metal roof. Her mini skirt reaches half way down her thigh, while her black, knee-length … Continue reading

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Blade Runner – a trial in the Highveld of Pretoria

In the High Court of South Africa, on the rooftops of the Highveld, Judge Thokozile Matilda Masipa will reach her decision, in what, in her own words, she describes as a ‘tortuous overwrought epic’ – the murder of 29-year-old Reeva … Continue reading

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Haiku-a-day: day 1 of 365

Haiku… a writer of note master of paper and pen accolade achieved Inspiration… I was searching on google for writer’s quotes – to add to the header of this blog (you can see Virginia Woolf’s quote in the  header) – … Continue reading

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