Visiting time.

It is a moment shared

Amid the peace and quiet

Of a drizzly afternoon.


No need to talk anymore

Our words and thoughts are feathers

Floating on the breeze


A smile, a nod to show we care

A hand held here

Love’s conversation needs.


© Alison Jean Hankinson.

The image is my great grandfather John Henry Mcclenan- he was in the military hospital.




Author: alisonhankinson

I am a school teacher and a mum and a red cosmic skywalker, and sometimes a netball coach...but beneath it all I am a writer...

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