Treasure Island

Terence G. Craddock

(Westport New Zealand)

World Shrinks Into Small Spaces


between three brick red walls
into a small table awaiting service
wooden grain indented surface
sun bleached grey white weathers
wind but a gentle run away breeze
bursts forth buzz saw whine madness
wood cut ready for furniture creations

earlier was laughter conversation in kitchen
early morning grumpiness was swift dispelled
early morning wake ups time catch displeased
those captured by new schedules now imposed
time set aside stretches implied potential imagined
suddenly work arrives as on doorstep expectation


Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Submitted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
Edited: Thursday, January 30, 2014

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Written January 2014 30/1/2014.

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