Author - Sue Mullinger and Gill Kirkby

The Dream of Acting

The Dream Of Acting Stars shining in her eyes, she never could disguise The passion for the stage, her wish to act This was not a silly game, she...

Sue’s Poems

Dressed for Xmas Pre-Xmas shopping trip, I’m looking for that dress! Using my own fashion know how, I’ll look a mess! But my adult daughter will...

SO MUCH FOR THE BROLLY

SO MUCH FOR THE BROLLY Shopping is a chore, essential, but a bore I set off with two bags, I wouldn’t be long The sky was looking black, I’d soon be...

Lists

Every night she wrote a list of shopping needed and Lucy placed it in her purse. It was Tuesday and she looked in her handbag to put away her bus...

Song

I was attempting difficult jigsaw, when I heard it! Playing was my favourite song – all superb notes! I imagined beach by end of first bar...

Still Young

Still Young I think I’m still young ‘til I look in the mirror, Then deep wrinkles are all too obvious too see! Crows’ feet eyes but inside I know I’m...

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope A kaleidoscope of colours were lighting up the sky as she walked home from the doctors surgery. The middle- aged woman; was enjoying the...

The Wrong Time

The Wrong Time I shouted aloud but she didn’t hear her name! Whistled but her lack of reaction was the same! I could see my friend farther along the...

JOE’S LAST FLIGHT

JOE’S LAST FLIGHT Joe stepped on the plane for the last time The feeling of dread took a hold His stomach was churning, as wheels started turning The...

INSOMNIA

INSOMNIA

Again I cannot sleep. A herd of prancing sheep Have failed in their one mission. But they stare They’re totally confused, and I am not amused There’s...