Known pleasures

Popping an oyster open
Perfecting new skills
Eureka moments
Feeding a loved one
Birds
New flavours
Tools
Warming from the cold

Old faces
Familiar sounds
Scent
The New World
Evening sun
Travelling
Change
Memories


Last month Radio4 aired a show The Pleasures of Brecht. Part of the show was about the poet, there was a reading of his original Pleasures and a collection of contemporary riffs on the original. It was good.

I decided it would be an interesting exercise, not only focusing the mind but, as it turned out, an interesting assessment of what I fhd dear. I’m interested as to whether the future me still agrees with my choices.