Rose Garden

All the petals gone Only by double take Thorns speaking Of a gentle life Sunrise tinged Sunset On the storm Swept away . 13.September 2016 By Andrea Connolly

May Queen

  May Queen 19th May 2016   Oat bran sprinkled on pebbles Quagmired thoughts sink in Of lost earthen ware & time   Sage starts blooming in the wind The bird house waits aground Blue-tits cling to wires & walls   Stray seeds in Alice blue Where ringdoves roam Spread gently behind the sleepers   … More May Queen

A Journey

  . THE JOURNEY . For  Amna Kiran at the Opening of her Exhibition “Self-Reflection” On 8th of April 2016, Solas Gallery Ballinamore . The eyes see illuminated manuscripts The artist reflects on her own story Her skills born in the East Grown from ancestral strands in Lahore Birds took you West of Pakistan On wings of … More A Journey

Visibly Under Canvas

A Logbook to Poetry By Andrea Connolly on Amazon Kindle #BOOFBDFTLG http://www.amazon.co.uk/VISIBLY-UNDER-CANVAS-Logbook-Poetry-ebook/dp/B00FBDFTLG/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1389009266&sr=8-1&keywords=visibly+under+canvas @andreacconnolly #gotlisted Global AUTHORS DATABASE #1AdB Pls RT http://bit.ly/Iue4N6   Wintertide Low winter sun Retina stinging nettle Blinds down driving Squinting at moves Meandering getaways Merging inner landscapes Brain watch beached berth Breathe upon the shield A whiff puffs damp soil On chimneys … More Visibly Under Canvas