Times Change…

“The only way round is through.” -Robert Frost

A mechanical flower blooms,

Among the hardcore rubble

Coiled head turned up,

Towards the sun.

In place of flourishing crops,


Sole growth this year.


Times change…


(Please do not copy or reproduce this poem without permission)


There is a new creative writing competition on the theme of ‘The Future’.

The piece may follow any format, such as poetry or non-fiction, providing that it totals less than 2500 characters (not including the title or any footnotes).

All participants will have their work shared and blogs linked to, however the winner’s work will be featured and blog linked to for a fortnight.

To enter, please use the contact section, or email me at:



The deadline for the competition is the tenth of February…

Thank you for taking part!