The Poems

An alphabetical index of the poems:

#NewbornDad – Stephen Daniels

((how things work)) – Laura McKee

2

20 Park Drive – Jayne Stanton

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

A

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

Abracadabra – Maggie Mackay

Ah que bella! – Finola Scott

Al anochecer – Matthew Stewart

Always there – Dee Russell-Thomas

At Chipiona – Matthew Stewart

B

Birthright  – Carl Tomlinson

Bring Me Something Back – Janet Dean Knight

C

Changed – Sarah J Bryson (see Easter Special Edition)

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

Clump – Belinda Rimmer

Cricket with my son – David Ashbee

D

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

dancing on my father’s feet – Belinda Rimmer

DIY – Carole Bromley

Dupuytren’s: your hand in mine – Carl Tomlinson

E

Empty the Bath – Martyn Crucifix

F

Father in Snow – Dorothy Yamamoto

Fathers –  David Ashbee

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

Flown – Jayne Stanton

G

Grandad – Frances March

Grandad – Rebecca Sillence

Growing Pains – Chris Hardy

H

Handwritten – Sarah Leavesley

Her Father’s Hands – Angi Holden

His Other Half – Chris Hardy

Hoarder – Bob Woodroofe

Home Birth – Janet Dean Knight

I

I Could Close the Book Now … – Roger Turner

In the Twilight – Roger Turner

J

K

L

La-la-la    – Martyn Crucefix

Learning to Drive – Sarah Leavesley

M

Moving on *for Frank – Kathryn Alderman

My Father’s Bear – Sarah Watkinson

My Father’s Hat – Jennie Farley

N

Nightmare – Martyn Crucefix

No stabilisers today – Finola Scott

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

Nurture – Stephen Daniels

O

P

Palm Reading – Mat Riches

Paper Cranes – Dorothy Yamamoto

Photograph of My Father – Kevin Brooke

Q

R

S

Sam Browne – Angela France

Shed Door – Mat Riches

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

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

T

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 Mushroom Shed – Dorothy Yamamoto

The Table – Frances March

Trapped – Chris Willis (See May Special Edition)

Trigger Finger – Matthew Paul

Trust – Angi Holden

U

Uncle John – Rufus Mufasa (see May Special Edition)

Unconditional – Kathryn Alderman

V

W

Watching – Paul Wooldridge

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

X

Y

Your Whole Life Passes Before You – Sarah Watkinson

Z