cough

at night it comes steals sleep from me and wracks my body’s weary bones and every cough brings stabs of pain in muscles strained by repetition ’til here I sit in break from work head throbbing back twinging day-dreaming of my bed and wishing to float away on peaceful clouds and rest a while regain…… Continue reading cough

cold

there’s a certain rhythm in the  cough    splutter      sneeze the backbeat of these cold-filled days  cough    splutter      sneeze my nose-blown horn rings out so loud  cough    splutter      sneeze to celebrate the weekend’s here  cough    splutter      sneeze

cough

the fog lifts oh so slow from my less woolly head and the aches start to ease in my neck and my limbs and I feel more awake and less keen to lie down and the hots and the colds are less hot and less cold but that cough will not leave it just keeps…… Continue reading cough