wind through grass

she sat there like an old lioness presiding over her wounds and when she told of the children she’d abandoned some fifty years before who’d turned out alright I saw tears well up behind her eyes take away that prop I thought and the whole citadel comes down the whole citadel that I am remindedContinue reading “wind through grass”

farm buildings 

the track led to outhouses farm buildings agricultural structures in concrete and steel barns pens and silos a corrugated shelter dripping with rain and silent uncomprehending cattle I might have left it there but followed the track further until I came upon earthworks fortifications barricades put there to block my way and still further IContinue reading “farm buildings “