Douglas Tallet at The South Gare, mouth of the River Tees, 03.08.76
Dad was a prolific writer of poetry, mostly on themes relevant to the Tallet family and Teesside where we lived. If you enjoy reading these and would like to see more on this Website, please .
|"To an absent one"||Written at the time of Richardís first leaving home to go to Newcastle University|
|"Wishing"||Also written at this time, which appears to have been quite traumatic for Dad|
|"Summer beach"||A word picture of Redcar beach on a busy Summer day|
|"Coast conscious"||In praise of living at the coast|
|"They who go down to the sea"||About the sinking of a trawler on 16.02.65|
|"September Morning"||Images of an early morning in Redcar|
|"For services rendered"||25 years of employment at Head Wrightson|
|"Five day week"||Weekend pleasures away from the office|
See photos of Mum and Dad.
Page last updated 01.03.11