Why Is It Cooler To Learn Coding Than Poetry Writing?

Now this might be a very obvious question and, since the Husband makes a living from computer coding, I’m probably on a sticky wicket flying…

A Poem About Having Babies Late In Life

A Poem for Caitlin & Ieuan (and for those of us who had babies later in life) You both were my renaissance,  an explosion of…

Frozen Wonderland – Caitlin’s Poem For World Book Day 2015

Despite the fact that the Disney animation “Frozen” came out in 2013,  the nation’s obsession with Elsa was still going strong two years later –…

Colours of Wales – Caitlin’s Poem For St. David’s Day 2015

Poetry is one of those things that polarises people.  We love or hate it and, for most of us, it makes a brief appearance in…

Can We Have Our Christmas Back Please – The Way Dylan Thomas …

It is 9 am on a Sunday morning and my inbox is full of Christmas offers for clothes I could never afford, food I’d never…

Autumn – A Poem

My father, John Brooks, is a wonderful poet and I find his poems very relaxing and peaceful.  I thought this one, about Autumn, might bring a…