Category Archives: Poetry

The Hunt

We heard the hounds Baying for blood But never did we see them   The call of the horn The beating of men But never did we see them   Wild-maned horses Flew with a vengeance But never did we … Continue reading

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Swan Lake

A lonely morning, Swimming in circles, Wondering where you are.   And then I see you. Lying on the grass, In all of your glory.   But you lie so still? Your head hangs, oddly. Loose yet rigid. Lifeless.   … Continue reading

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Butterfly

Flitter, flutter, butterfly Twinkling in the sun Like a semaphore you signal Your presence to everyone   Flitter, flutter, butterfly Supping at the flower A life so pure, you cannot know How I spy you from the bower   Flitter, … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Life

It’s softer than I thought, the fall from grace My lord, my lord, why have you forsaken me? The world in slow motion, moves across my eyes No background noise, nature now heard in all its glory Blue sky, passing … Continue reading

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The Singer – Not The Song

Behind the painted veil Her heart lies broken The rouged lips force a smile Though the cracks run deep   Lost in a character A different world Her dancing liberates Her song entertains   The audience applause Standing ovation For … Continue reading

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Rain Blow

  Red The colour of her lips Purple The colour when they bruise Green The colour of his envy Every time she’ll lose   Yellow The colour of a coward Black The colour of his blows Blue The colour of … Continue reading

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Hoylake Beach

From a clear blue sky The air hung warm and still The awakening sun glistened   I lay back along the wall Enjoying the silence The absence of any crowd   But the warnings were there Indications from afar Of … Continue reading

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