Unexpected

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,…

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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…

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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…

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Lioness

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…

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Fears

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…

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Soaring

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,…

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Tightrope

Tightrope Hands clammy, Heart pounding and breathing light The ladder so narrow, the tightrope so high Snakes straight upwards til it touches the sky Climb taking forever, into the still of the night. Reached the top, almost frozen with fear Fallen twice before, when no one else could see This time, no safety net, could…

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Spontaneous

Spontaneous Plans shift as quick as the wind Beliefs and thoughts remoulded like clay Have no worries, no fears – just begin Today is new, so different from yesterday. Drive the other way, visit a new place Talk to a stranger – live, laugh, love Never know what you may find – When you’re spontaneous.…

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Surrender

Surrender Hold those memories oh so close Provided no guidance, feeling lost. No idea, no direction, no sign post The thing I thought I wanted most – I had to surrender. My head said yes, my heart said no Undecided, someone tell me the way to go. No longer want to feel this way Looking…

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