Nowhere near me

You can write a lot about yourself Without ever getting anywhere close All these thoughts spill out And we take them so personally at the time In the end they are just bits of nothing Already over by the time the next emotion comes bubbling up So what do they add up to? I used […]

Why not?

You can only go so far With what you know And who you are Before you find yourself ringed in By the mind. You’ve built yourself to here With blocks taken from around you Books People History Lessons Yet still you come to a wall that you never realised was part of the map So […]

Dreaming Track

Am I creating a painting Art In the universe somewhere Is someone looking down As I go round and round and round Are the places where I grieved black Are the places where I loved red Up there Down here Things are changing My spirit is just a paintbrush Painting

The space between

A circle has no openings No gate To let synchronicity in How circular are you being? Life runs in patterns So do humans However, all too often we end up in a closed circuit A circle Sameness Same people Same place Same reactions Same stance Running on a track We think is headed somewhere But […]

Woven

You give me your words And I weave them in Stitching deep Beneath my skin On the outside I look like me But within I’m becoming A little bit of everyone *such a special month of stories – only a few left to go. Every time I write up an interview, add photos and create, […]