Category Archives: Poetry

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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Remembrance

We shall remember them Isn’t that what they say? Of those forever forgotten few Names once so sharply etched Now blurred in the mists of time And stamped disconsolately On a cold November morn.   Recent wars bring sharper focus … Continue reading

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You Asked Me If I’d Miss You

In the dwindling light Dancing shadows on the wall That’s when I miss you   As those shadows fall To the darkness of the night That’s when I miss you   When I close my eyes See your smile, hear … Continue reading

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