Tag Archives: observation

Looking Back on Summer

Before the change The summer sun gazes down, Alighting the treetops, Already breeding fruit, They crinkle and crackle in the breeze, Talking to one another in a foreign tongue, Soon summer will be over, Winter clouds will come, The days … Continue reading

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Coffee shop people watching

I was in one of my favourite coffee shops this week and decide to write a poem about one of the regulars. This poem is about a middle-aged women who regularly brings her five young children into the coffee shop … Continue reading

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People watching on the train

We all do. We sit down whilst waiting for our bus or train and watch others. As a writer I probably do this to an extent which is slightly unhealthy. I watch their gestures, the way they wrinkle their eyes … Continue reading

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