Walberswick Words

  1. Suffolk Tideline

    By GG on March 9th, 2016

    Suffolk Tideline The winter storms have thrown the tideline high Above the shingle where the hagstones lie Buried amid the plastic detritus, Jetsam of ships and summer barbecues. Among the tar flecked litter you may find An amber nugget, dull opaque …

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  2. Moon on a Wire

    By Jeremy Solnick on March 9th, 2016

    Moon on a Wire   The moon does her balancing act Gliding out to sea on a silver wire. Startled watchers conspire in a pact Of silence.  Rabbits suspend their entire Operation and gape like a circus audience. Gulls circle, enrapt at her …

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  3. A Love of Walberswick - Part I

    By John English on March 9th, 2016

    A Love of Walberswick - Part I My Father left in thirty-nine It was not his choice to go Back again in forty-five A different person though   He tried and tried but could not stay Love called, he had to leave Left his bike at Darsham station His …

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  4. A Love of Walberswick - Part II

    By John English on March 9th, 2016

    A Love of Walberswick - Part II The winter sky, with countless stars Muffled sounds of crashing sea Standing still on the Green Distant memories come to me   The darkness insulates and holds me The coldness helps me think It takes me to another …

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  5. A Love of Walberswick - Part III

    By John English on March 9th, 2016

    A Love of Walberswick - Part III By their fruits you will know them Most think the harvest poor And what they might consider is What was the vexation for?   When Solomon gave his judgment He knew all would be well If you love something or …

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