Author - Sue Mullinger and Gill Kirkby

WHAT HAPPENED? -By Gill Kirkby-

What Happened ? With last night now a blur, a mouth that’s full of fur Wakes you up and you just want to hide The room is far too bright, makeup’s...

Sue’s Poem Corner with Sue Mullinger

A Child Once More     On a wet Sunday afternoon, Belinda was playing a game of cards with her young neighbour. The woman was enjoying herself! It had...

The Storm by -Gill Kirkby-

  A noise at first a grumble, then deepened to a rumble Black clouds warned of a gathering storm offshore Defiant from the start, it would prove...

Pleasing Sight -By Sue Mullinger –

“Mrs Jones please, Mrs Rita Jones” the young man called approaching the waiting area.      Rita stood and with a smile walked towards the man.     ...

At the Zoo -By Sue Mullinger-

We walked passed the cages and clear glass tanks, Loved watching flamingos near the entrance. Then we ventured into old reptile house, In rodent home...

A Long Journey by Sue Mullinger

  Bridget was pleased to find an empty seat on the bus. Her customers all seemed to have complaints and the day had been long. She did not have...

Twelve months later -By Gill Kikby-

Now Santa has departed, the coughs and colds have started No food or drink left means you ate the lot Again you are in debt. Have last year’s vows...

A Dog’s Life -By Gill Kirkby-

A cage now my home in the darkness I shivered all day all alone Unwanted and cold, a dog now too old Yearning for food – and a bone. Covered in...

My Mother Said -By Sue Mullinger-

  Lisa was having coffee with her best friend June. The former was talking about her late mother Sarah.      “She didn’t receive the best education...

-By Sue Mullinger-

I opened the tin of chocolates excited, There had been picture of favourite on lid. Delved in the metal container – none could I find! “Okay” I...