Hello, I am a mature student at Gloucester College, taking a GCSE in English.
Having left school in the sixties with no qualifications, I went to work in the engineering industry. I have lived in Gloucester since the seventies, when I met my wife and got married. I have three grown up children and two grandchildren. You will hear of Harry and Freya later on in the book in the poem 'My Grandson Harry'.
Is It Me, Or Is It My Age?
After climbing the stairs, And reaching the top, After pausing for breath, And having to stop. As it’s no longer clear, As to why you are here.Is It Me, Or Is It My Age? This is one of the many verses in John Wood Philip’s book of poems, looking back through his life now that he has been throug...