John Rickell

Rookie - 144 Points [Blackbird] (november 1945 / York)

Poems of John Rickell

1. ..Nineteenth December.... 1/18/2014
2. A Stirring In The Air 1/23/2014
3. An Interlude 4/3/2014
4. August Rain in Madiera (Edited February 2014) 2/21/2014
5. Awake My Love 11/8/2013
6. Barmaid 11/7/2013
7. Before The Bedroom Window 1/24/2014
8. Before the clouds disperse 1/22/2014
9. Betwys y Coed 1/17/2014
10. Blackbird 11/1/2013
11. Books in dusty solitude 2/21/2014
12. Brambles Showing Green 11/4/2013
13. Breathe deep the midnight air 11/7/2013
14. Building site Walsall UK 2/19/2014
15. Burns Night 1/25/2014
16. Butterfly trapped in a Norfolk church 11/3/2013
17. Can you hear the rurmbles? 2/20/2014
18. Candles 1/17/2014
19. Chaffinch in the gorse 2/20/2014
20. Chanting in the wood 1/17/2014

The Fen

The fen, black, below the road,
Dykes wide and straight,
sink of thirteen counties,
draining fields of leeks
and kale, harvested
in January frost,
the ground hard and
as harsh the wind, from Ely's
lofty tower, chills the bones.

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