Peace is what I seek She is elusive Never quite within reach 🌑 Peace Why can you never be touched You go tantalising near Then drift way 🌑 Peace I look You hide 🌑 Peace My dearest friend But never close 🌑 Peace I will continue my search And will find
Busily buzzing From blossom to blossom Watch in awe At its tenacious endeavour Never stops Never slows 🐝 A job dutifully done Wrapped tightly in a pollen coat Delivering life Hither And forth 🐝 The humble bee A life saver to you and me Once they are gone We all are lost Look after theContinue reading “The Humble Bee”
Incompetence on one side Ineffectiveness on the other Choice between the least worst options 🌑 Shouting at each other like banshees Screaming that the other side doesn’t play fair Like children in a playground 🌑 They promise the earth But won’t say the cost Like a dodgy loan shark 🌑 Trust us they say FingersContinue reading “Least Worst Option”
Amorphous suffocating atmosphere Intense glacial glances Unheard words being played out in minds 🌑 Tensity over-distending Just want to be alone The peace of solitude 🌑 Where to look Suppressed mutterings Tension is in the air.
Pondering Winter chilled air Flowing into the house 🌑 Pondering Sniffing the air Nose twitching 🌑 Pondering House getting colder Someone’s shouts “shut that door” 🌑 Pondering Shall I or shan’t I? Nose twitches again 🌑 Pondering Looks around Sniffing still 🌑 Pondering Shall I or shan’t I? 🌑 Pondering Nah it’s too cold………
Screech of the train People lost in their own worlds Tapping to music Reading intensely 🌑 Screech of the train The man spreader Thinks he is the alpha male Annoying those next to him 🌑 Screech of the train Crammed like cattle Nowhere to move Bashed and bumped 🌑 Screech of the train The frostyContinue reading “Commute”
Sunless silhouette not stirring Luminous apertures scrutinising Elegant empennage flicking 🌑 The cat on the window sill 🌑 Motionless Watching Staring
As I sit at my desk I wonder The could have been The is The future ❤️ The could have been Choices made Both good and bad ❤️ The is Work or carry on writing Choices again ❤️ The future Both light and darkness Happiness and sadness But choices to be made ❤️ Destiny isContinue reading “Choices”
Unseen eeriness Knowing eyes staring Watching Listening 🦉 Still as a rock Quiet as the moon Watching Listening 🦉 One blink Movement seen Gentle lift A leaf flutters 🦉 Eyes focussed Staring Watching Listening 🦉 The air oscillates The grass stirs Still watching Still listening 🦉 Razor sharp talons stretch Frantic movement seen A swoopContinue reading “Eerie Owl”
Thundering waterfall Mist filled forest Deep dark cavern Barren wasteland Pressure of one thousand fathoms under the ocean Rarely a calm lake My brain Why does it feel these different ways.
In the cold dark morning The moon gives me warm As I gaze I feel something Devine My spirits are lifted My problems drift away In your landscape I see hope I see love I see your majesty The moon is my guide My warmth.
The darkness covers me like a sheet Where is the light? It is suffocating Where is the light? It is insidious Where is the light? It tempts me with dark thoughts Where is the light? I hear my daughter laugh The light flickers It flickers again And bursts in Welcome light I have missed youContinue reading “The darkness”