Six humans trapped by happenstance In bleak and bitter cold. Each one possessed a stick of wood Or so the story’s told. Their dying fire in need of logs The first man held his back For of the faces round the fire He noticed one was black. The next man l... read more

This time of year we are showered with images of red, pink and purple hearts.  Chocolate truffles and red roses adorned with ribbon are  exchanged, along with prose perfectly scripted on cards.  These are small celebrations of romantic love, a single f... read more