Tales from the otherside of nowhere.




Have you read the sine wave Like a clock in time Spinning space Up at twelve and down at twenty-four But it is only even at six and eighteen As the sun begins to rise And fall

Fear, time and squares

There is a real fear Buried deep in time Where should be the heart Is the tick of a clock A miniscule sound A blacksmith banging hot steal Stone on stone To onward drone As rooms become right angled Guts... Continue Reading →

1 x

1 x 1 = 1 Let's have some fun! 1 x 2 = 2 What shall we do? 1 x 3 = 3 Something free. 1 x 4 = 4 Let's sit on the floor. 1 x 5 = 5... Continue Reading →


A square has four equal sides Inside nothing hides Unlike a cube it is quite flat Like the rug on which the cat sat Its surface area is a square root Quite dull, not a hoot Take one side and multiply... Continue Reading →


The Python has found its way into my den Asking me to multiply ten A familiar anxiety creeps in As the light gets dim The code of logic graces my dome Lining up my senseless home As numbers find their... Continue Reading →

Cheery numbers

A cheery number Grows on a tree Count them Count them One, two, three! Some hang alone, in pairs or threes High upon the tops of trees They love to chatter in the breeze Calling to the Sun, please, please, please!... Continue Reading →

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