Broadstairs Folk Week

Screen_shot_2017-12-05_at_08.50.24by Patrick Howse11 Aug 2015

Turquoise and lilac
Weave fading blues
To a sun-hazed horizon.

Raucous voices, melodions,
The abrupt rhythmic crash
Of stamping Morris men

Diffuse and waft
On warm salt air
Towards me.

I sit, looking through
An open window
At the sea.