Art Poems

Perspective of Eight Designs for Churches, with Plan

Perspective of Eight Designs for Churches by Joseph Gandy

Art, architecture, music – long the attention of the poet’s lyrical wax. Naturally, I’m no exception. And of course, lots of poems about poems, because every artform is in love with itself.

1% Inspiration

Acid Verse


After the Aftermath

All the Best Tunes

Alphabet Soup


Aves Unblazoned

Between the Grooves

The Bland & The Brutal

Bluesless Blues

Breaking the News

Building Slump

By George

Challenging & Worthy

Circle Lines

The Click

The Clone of Beauty

Compulsory Mechanical Licence

The Confession of Giulietta de’ Cappelletti

Concerto for Air Guitar

Curtain Call

Deep & Meaningless

Delay Pedal

Desert Island Diss

Dusty Jackets

Et Ego in Ego

Eyebrow Stroking

Falling Standards


Five Loaves & Two Red Fishes

Follow Your Nosings

Fractured Metre

A God-Awful Small Affair

The Gods of Melodrama

Graduation Poem

Graven Images

Green Park Gallery


Halal Hammer

Hashtag You’re It

Heavy Canvas

Hickory Sticks

The High Cost of Knowledge

How to Recite Right

An Ideal Crony

In Praise of ‘The Leaf’



Literary Voices

The Long Long Chord

Lost Quotations

Make Your Damn Bed !

A Malady of Arms

Mercator’s Projection (A Requiem)

Middle Class Decline

Moody Lintels

More than a Footnote

Mutiny on the Waves

My Mind, She Runs

Necessary Narcissism

No Biography

None Shall Speak

Oh, this again…

The Old Poet to the Young

One, Two, Three, Dead

ONE two THREE four

Oriental Droppings


Parable of Architecture

Pips in the Slips

Piratez Moi

Poesy Posers

Poet’s Corny

Poetic Truth

Posy Prosy

Prithee, Sirrah ?

Proem to a Poem

Purple Requiem

The Raggèd-Rouser Novelist


Rocket Roll


Scanning the Last Word of Lines

The Scream

Set My Verses Free !

Sheep Mayn’t Safely Graze


A Song for the Songless

The Spoils of Verse

Squeal For Me

State of the Art


Sunflower Saviour

Te Deum

Those Who Can’t

Three Minute Pop


Too Fast

The Tower of Pisa

Transient Verses


A Trip to the Country

Trust Nobody


Turner Churners

Twopenneth Worth

Unstarted Symphony


Upward Spiral

Vanity by Numbers

Versificator Regis

Vexillologically Vexed

The Voice Speaks

Waifs & Fodder

When Your Song is Sung

White Mice & Black Rats