Below are some examples of verse poetry I have written. The discipline, economies and structure of verse appeal to me. I am a fan of A.B. ‘Banjo’ Paterson and quite a lot of my work borrows from his verse structures. I am open for commissioned work, to write substantial verses commemorating someone’s life or career. This content of this page will be changed from time to time. Click below to read titles:
- At Least Some Get it Right – This is for all those who are *over* the Silly Season. It is based on a famous nineteenth century poem.
This is my ‘updated’ version of Banjo’s classic…
- Field of Green – Lord Tennyson wrote a few triplets. I like the economy of the form. This is about a favourite pastime.