People ask why We turn our words to describing painful things Poetry Gives grief wings It paints feathers over fragile skeletons It stops our bones crumbling And trails ink tattoos over scars It takes what is black And sprinkles it with stars Coal into diamonds Pressurised Compacted We crawl out from beneath what shattered us […]
I’m going to a funeral today For a little boy Who died at play In a backyard swimming pool On a bright and sunny day When the worst he should have got was sunburn I don’t want to go I don’t want to watch the pain blooming in his parents eyes A weed that will […]
My mind Like a Fibonacci spiral Unravelling before me This path I walk Around and around Winding tighter Each poem a replica Of the same process That aha moment As I reach the end And then I begin Again +++ It begins with a poem – my poetry is my process – it unwinds and […]
￼I’m tired today Not a lot of sleep My ego took a fall from a great height When I say fall I may have pushed it It exhausts me With its endless petty fears and unfortunately writing Is sometimes where I find it Hovering over my shoulder Whispering Say this Say that Oh Lord don’t […]
What is the universal truth To which everyone can relate This is the question I pondered Of late I could speak of my Love for my children But not everyone has them Or Even likes them I could speak of my love for my husband But what if you are that solitary figure Who has […]
Joining the herd. Who is on Twitter? I have found a couple of fellow bloggers but not many and it’s a deep dark hole the twitter universe or it appears to be to me. I dabbled on there sometime ago but to be honest, I didn’t know what I was doing. Still unsure – but […]
We change as we grow older – that’s a given – but is it the change you really want to end up with? Or can you make better choices now to ensure the person you are crafting is the very best version of your future self.
Our minds When allowed to roam free Can be terrible beasts When they turn back on us Caught in a loop of negative thoughts It can feel overwhelming And in such moments we can actually feel our vibration, our energy fading Being sucked into a spiral descending Down Down Crash How to escape? Well this […]
Is the art of make up application simply part of enhancing your self esteem or something more?
Isn’t high self esteem just armour created by the ego to defend itself? If so – what is a worthier goal?