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Poem in the Pocket by Grumpytyke

Poem in the Pocket by Grumpytyke, one of my favorite bloggers, whose (incessant) love for my country equals my love for his handsome writings:
https://grumpytyke.com/2019/01/26/poem-in-the-pocket/

“poem in the pocket
among the coins
screwed up tissues
words
and things better forgotten
a poem jostled by the little ones
…”

I “accessorize” with an astounding image which epitomizes (in colour and imagination) this trailblazing community of wordsmiths, Writing on the Wharfe.

Art by Everett Shinn.

About Roger: “Tyke. Fan of classic cameras, classic cars (especially VW dubs & minis), classical music (esp L van B, Schubert, Mahler, Mendelssohn), J S Bach, classic cuisine; Yorkshire; Romania. Anti-fan: politicians; ‘celebrities’; EU; fancy frugal ‘starred’ food.”