DOORS Unexpected and out of the blue Came out of nowhere Into my field of view. Thought nothing of it; just someone new. I said hello, you said “oh hi” I can’t explain it, I don’t know why But this felt different Have to see this through. CHORUS: Your truth is hidden An open heart…Read More
Thanks To You
Thanks To You Thanks to you I was crushed and destroyed Pieces of my heart and soul scattered on the floor Years of my love thrown aside and annulled. Left with nothing when you walked out the door Replaced with tears, pain and anguish Sleepless nights and endless days Prayed for your return to extinguish…Read More
I Will; But I Won’t.
I Will; But I Won’t There are many things that I would do for the woman I love But there are also many that I can’t compromise, those won’t budge. I’ve learnt many lessons over the years Through the smiles, the laughter and the tears. I won’t accept jealousy and mistrust Those thoughts left unchecked…Read More
UNEXPECTED Sitting at home, pondering the choice To suit or not to suit, asked my inner voice. I choose the sophisticated option, slipped on the slacks Gathered my keys, phone and wallet; didn’t look back. Meandered through the crowds, the city alive Live music and laughter filled me with happiness inside. Climbed up the stairs,…Read More
11 Questions to answer BEFORE you write the first line
11 Questions to answer BEFORE you write the first line I have been planning my novel for a while now and each time I have gone to start writing the actual text, something has always come up or it hasn’t felt right; something in the storyline hasn’t clicked. Over the course of the last couple…Read More
You’re So Beautiful
You’re So Beautiful You’re so beautiful, I saw you from across the shore Sitting there, hair flowing down your back Staring out at the waves, contemplating life Enjoy the simple things, whilst taking time out. You’re so beautiful that I was frozen to the core My mind confused, eyes glazed over, thoughts off track Looked…Read More
What Is Love?
WHAT IS LOVE? What is Love? Now that is a tricky question! For it means so many things to everyone. I don’t know completely, but after some reflection I can’t provide every description, but here are some: It means the butterflies that bumble inside When you have that first crush, everywhere you write their name…Read More
LIONESS Bounding through the yellowed grass and dusty plains The Lioness swipes playfully at her siblings, claws covered Rolling haphazardly, tackled and pushed before the chase Grabbing tails and biting ears, the Lioness had no worries She had no fears. The winds shifted, sand thrown up A lion, large and mysterious – entered her path…Read More
Fears The man drags his feet, staring at the ground Brow furrowed, deep in thought – lost in his own world Time – never enough Self – they all want more Environment – running his life So lost, he bumps the shoulder of another troublesome soul… …Her train of thought jolted from her abusive, cheating…Read More
Soaring Pulled upwards, pulled higher Reaching the limits, the edge of heaven Tow rope released, cut from the wire Finger the controls, my touch soft Circling through the sky, wingtips level. Cruising through the thermals, causing me to lift Twist and turn, push on through Catch the next pocket, the energy not missed Eyes open,…Read More