footwear, leather, shoes

Señor Alejandro

If you give importance to your job, your job will return the favour to you. This is the story of Señor Alejandro, the shoeshine man.

bistro, wine, romantic

The Step

‘The Step’ is a short poem describing a situation where a decision is taken in a moment.

Janus, 31 December 2020

Janus was the Roman god of doors and gateways, beginnings and endings. He had two heads. One looked to the past and the other to the future. Hence the first month of the year is called January.


The poem this week is ‘Ithaca’. Sometimes the journey itself is what matters. So ‘Carpe Diem’!

The Day of the Dance

The poem this week is a celebration. The whole town changes on this one day of the year.

The Thames at Reading

The poem this week is about how occasionally in life, there are times when you just have to start again.