Cyprus Symphony Book 2

February 6, 2013

The Surgeon

The stainless steel scalpel Removes years of misery and grief, Gives a second chance of flowering; A second chance of youth. The surgeon’s skilful scalpel releases […]
February 5, 2013

Daniel on his Birthday

I would loved to have seen you on your special day; But sadly, it was not to be, My love and good wishes, I send to […]
February 6, 2013

Modern British Foreign Diplomats

(The rebuttal; Cyprus, from October 6th— 30th December 2008) These days, men in high foreign diplomatic positions, It seems in their lofty ivory towers of distinction, […]
February 6, 2013

The Builders

The Company name is Pegasus, The mythical winged horse, a constellation. Who, it is said, with its hoof kicked a stone, Creating out of rock a […]
February 6, 2013

The Human Condition

Here in Cyprus it’s a blissful beautiful God given day. Incredible, that just a short distance away, Across the azure Mediterranean Sea; Wars wage now, and […]
February 6, 2013

The Rose

You gave me a special rose in my mind, with your early morning call. Your loving voice on the phone to rise and fall. This beautiful […]
February 6, 2013

The Special Visitor

When he phones to ask if I am free for him to call, The world seems brighter than before; I look forward so much to his […]
February 5, 2013

I Am Sorry

‘I am sorry’, just three simple words of magic; Pouring soothing balm on wounds sometimes tragic. Helping heal pain in the mind of memories vivid; This […]
February 5, 2013

Sinister Shadows

Sinister shadows steal into our vista, Like a murderer injecting poison where he had kissed her, The young and innocent are first to fall victim, The […]
February 5, 2013

Security of State

Has security of state sapped our souls, When once our hearts were true and bold Our strong British spirit the envy of all, We were British […]
February 5, 2013

Dick Monk

My heart leapt with joy on hearing of your well deserved award. I felt some justice from Government at last had been performed. Recognizing your staunch […]
February 5, 2013

Our Church of England

Our much loved, cared for chapel, attended by so many people Can be viewed on a knoll from the road, door to steeple; And the soldier […]
February 5, 2013

Passion

I was there for you in spirit, for a year or more before my fall; Not clinging like the ivy on the ancient stone wall, But, […]
February 5, 2013

Stop Fighting

People, people, put down your knives! You have now taken too many lives; The battle fought and won long ago, Fills now our hearts with terrible […]
February 5, 2013

The Drought

In December, two thousand and eight, Our dam a puddle, still no rain in sight. Cyprus, where water rationing is the call. Stop go control, causes […]