In a patch of the park bench and bark are bound like hands that once held hearts on seats in summer when days were only dawning in times now twisted into memory like roots now turning in the turf beneath bench and bark in a patch of the park. In a patch of thisContinue reading “DEEPLY ROOTED”
#WeRemember Hashtag your photo with the words #We Remember to join the global event and show how we will never forget. 27th January, Holocaust Memorial Day. The loss did not start in the gas chambers; it started with words of hate.
Particles of what once was whisper on the wind Hush and listen! See it dance in the light faint though familiar fragile but fading As if to say goodbye particles of what once was caress my cheek stop and feel it as they catch the wind and like wings take flight and darker fallsContinue reading “PARTICLES”
Balloon, see the balloon, see thoughts float through space, meander through the mind; wild thoughts, drifting thoughts, blue thoughts, white thoughts, read thoughts, thoughts arriving unannounced, uninvited, unaware of the current climate, thoughts that rise like balloons on silent streets, on sleepy Sundays in the suburbs, to the south of her centre, where it’sContinue reading “BALLOON”
Time waits for shimmering snows to melt into memory like kept kisses from lost lips. Time waits for saturated skies to seek sustenance in blushing blues since stolen by frantic frost and fragile freeze like drawers deserted of his clothes and her shoes as the wind whips the chasm carelessly. Time waits on theContinue reading “LISSOME LIES LIFE”
First day, first frost, fragile steps, crisp blanket under foot on grass like glass. Crisp air, slow movements susceptible to change, to ticking time, travelling through like the snow flakes on sturdy shoots above warmer roots Fine day for starting out, finding freshness in the unforeseen, favouring the future on lists that never linger long,Continue reading “STARTING OVER”