It begins with an appetite to discover my self-respect. To redeem the day.

So the day does not go down in debt. [Leonard Cohen, 1992, interview]

This website contains just about every poem I have written since 5th November 2015. This is my (ongoing) experiment to see if writing a poem a day offsets dementia & other cognitive failures. By then, it will be over 10,000 poems. Hopefully, it succeeds. I’ll let you know (only if it does).

I occasionally record my outpourings – listen here

email: mike [ @ ] mikebellpoems.com