Poem titles and Poets’ names

An alphabetical index of the poems:

#NewbornDad – Stephen Daniels

((how things work)) – Laura McKee


20 Park Drive – Jayne Stanton

29.3.2011-Worcester – Sue Johnson  (see Easter Special Edition)


A Memory – Terry O’Connor (see May Special Edition)

Abracadabra – Maggie Mackay

Aeronauts – Simon Williams

Ah que bella! – Finola Scott

Al anochecer – Matthew Stewart

Always there – Dee Russell-Thomas

Arrival – Luke Palmer

At Chipiona – Matthew Stewart


Ba-Boom Ba-Boom – Aaron Williams

Birthright  – Carl Tomlinson

Bring Back Dad Blues – Maggie Mackay

Bring Me Something Back – Janet Dean Knight

Broken Things – Rachel Burns


Celebrate – Z D Dicks

Changed – Sarah J Bryson (see Easter Special Edition)

Christmas Day 1941 – Angi Holden  (see Easter Special Edition)

Clump – Belinda Rimmer

Cold Calling – Veronica Aaronson

Counted Out – Simon Williams

Cricket with my son – David Ashbee


Daddy – Sharon Larkin

Daddy Gone – Annie Ellis  (see Easter Special Edition)

Daddy’s Shoes – Tamara  Jennette

Dads – Carole Bromley

Dad’s Black Eye – Helen Burke

Dad’s Cello – Frances March

Dad’s Dibber – Sharon Larkin

Dad’s Note to Me, 1984 – Hilary Robinson

dancing on my father’s feet – Belinda Rimmer

DIY – Carole Bromley

Dupuytren’s: your hand in mine – Carl Tomlinson


Easy Does it – Susan Taylor

Easy Pie – Aaron Williams

Empty the Bath – Martyn Crucifix


Father in Snow – Dorothy Yamamoto

Fathers –  David Ashbee

Father’s Day – Mandy Macdonald  (see Easter Special Edition)

Fingernails – Luke Palmer

First Weekend Away  for Tom – Simon Williams

Flown – Jayne Stanton


Grandad – Frances March

Grandad – Rebecca Sillence

Growing Pains – Chris Hardy


Handwritten – Sarah Leavesley

Her Father’s Hands – Angi Holden

His Other Half – Chris Hardy

Hoarder – Bob Woodroofe

Home Birth – Janet Dean Knight

Home from Home – Alwyn Marriage

How Things Work – Patricia Ace (SPECIAL EDITION JUNE 2020)


I Could Close the Book Now … – Roger Turner

In my Father’s Shoes – Paul Waring

In the Bush – Charlie Markwick

In the Twilight – Roger Turner

It Came Slow – Catherine Baker




Kicking the Bar – Wynn Wheldon

Kick Offs at Three – Steven Kedie


La-la-la    – Martyn Crucefix

Learning to Drive – Sarah Leavesley


Moving on *for Frank – Kathryn Alderman

My Father’s a Zephyr – Maggie Mackay

My Father’s Bear – Sarah Watkinson

My Father’s Hat – Jennie Farley


Nightmare – Martyn Crucefix

No stabilisers today – Finola Scott

Note of caution for a son going off to university – Jeff Phelps

Nurture – Stephen Daniels


of hearts and hands – Alwyn Marriage

On Father’s 69th Birthday In his hospital room – Sanjeev Sethi

Otto – Charlie Markwick

Our Time – Sarah James/Sarah Leavesley


Palm Reading – Mat Riches

Paper Cranes – Dorothy Yamamoto

Patrilineal – Juliett Morton (SPECIAL EDITION JUNE 2020)

Photograph of My Father – Kevin Brooke




Sam Browne – Angela France

Sandman   for Simon – Susan Taylor

Shed Door – Mat Riches

Shedbound – Paul Waring

Snow in a Changed Light – Nicky Phillips  (see Easter Special Edition)

Snow on the Dark Peak – Susan Taylor

Something to Remember Your Dad By – Sheila Jacob

South Bank and Eston Rotary Club, 1951 – Carole Bromley

Spot on – Finola Scott

Suave and Debonair – Jayne Stanton

Summer Saturdays – Nicky Phillips

Sunday at the Oval with Dad – Matthew Paul

Sunday Coven – Zoe Mitchell (SPECIAL EDITION JUNE 2020)

Sunday, Petrol Day – Sarah L Dixon


Tangle – Belinda Rimmer

Teasmade – Angi Holden  (see Easter Special Edition)

That Year – Nicky Phillips  (see Easter Special Edition)

The Great Design – Roger Turner  (see Easter Special Edition)

The Hipster – Beth McDonough

The Lakes, 1990 – Sarah L Dixon

The Mushroom Shed – Dorothy Yamamoto

The Nook and the Knack – Sarah James/Sarah Leavesley

The Old Preacher – Alwyn Marriage

The Table – Frances March

Trapped – Chris Willis (See May Special Edition)

Trigger Finger – Matthew Paul

Trust – Angi Holden


Uncle John – Rufus Mufasa (see May Special Edition)

Unconditional – Kathryn Alderman


Vulcan’s Apprentice – Z D Dicks


Watching – Paul Wooldridge

What Passes Between – Sharon Larkin  (see Easter Special Edition)

When Not at Work – Kevin Read

Where My Father Went – Roger Turner



You Walk Me on your Feet – Jenni Hyatt (SPECIAL EDITION JUNE 2020)

Your Whole Life Passes Before You – Sarah Watkinson