Archive of ‘Poetry’ category

Grow

Grow As we grow, we build: We build our confidence, our self-esteem. As we grow, we change: We change our perspective, learn from experiences. As we grow, we develop: We develop our spirit, our courage. As we grow, we learn: We learn new skills, learn how to be. As we grow, we discover: We discover […] Read more…

The Origins of the Society

“At last”, he said. “We have been waiting for you for a long time.” The woman felt a chill run through her. The events of the past few minutes had thrown her world upside down. Recognising the woman was looking a bit perplexed, he offered her a cup of tea. Deciding the bookseller was eccentric […] Read more…

Distant Voices Closer Footsteps

At first… They sound distant The voices From a distance You feel safe Then… They sound closer The voices My heart beats faster, faster, faster Closer! The voices become Until I can hear their footsteps too Run! But I can’t Closer still Pound pound pound goes my heart Panic The footsteps are nearly here Move! I […] Read more…

Blur/Focus

Discs slot into place. Click, click. Blurry. Click click. Blurrier still. It is dark in here, I feel sleepy… Focus! Discs removed. New discs. Click, click. A bit less blurry. Eh? No, I said A. It’s not? Ok, it’s not right then. More discs. I need to sneeze. Better not while they are fiddling with […] Read more…

Lasts and Firsts

The last time I Cuddled you Felt you Smelled you Read to you Sang to you Saw you The last time I indulged in a bath was when you were in my belly. Thoughts of things that happened last year Are a way of keeping connected to you, my dear.   The first time since […] Read more…

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