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Colin Johnston

(01/03/49 / UK.)

Poems of Colin Johnston

1. 001: The Fox 6/17/2010
2. 002: The Smoking Ban 11/16/2006
3. 003: The Cat Tray 11/16/2006
4. 004: Simmering Cauldrons 11/16/2006
5. 005: To the Memory of Tam the Gun 11/16/2006
6. 006: The Picture Postcard Man 11/16/2006
7. 007: The Poem 11/17/2006
8. 008: Love comes in Waves 11/19/2006
9. 009: Cuts 7/5/2008
10. 010: The Lovers 1/7/2007
11. 011: That Other Self 6/18/2011
12. 012: On My Own Again 6/19/2011
13. 013: Nails 6/19/2011
14. 014: The Garden 5/24/2007
15. 015: The Lilac Trees 1 6/19/2011
16. 016: The Lilac Trees 2 6/19/2011
17. 017: Perception 5/11/2008
18. 018: The Armchair 6/30/2008
19. 019: The Kindness Of Strangers 7/22/2008
20. 020: Friends 3/9/2009

017: Perception

My body’s ugly, she says,
Silently demanding approval
A wrinkle here, a wrinkle there
A stomach far beyond compare,
Why can't I make her see,
Just how much she means to me...

Her smiling face, her winning ways,
The care she takes of me each day

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