Category: poetry

A rough start

A rough start. Do you hear the rumble deep in the shadows and up in the starry sky? Unfolding and twisting, slow and steady. Fear gripped the chest and breathing drops heavy. A rough start. Do we coil inwards or open up like bare…

You must love someone…

I love this poem. Happy 2019!   You must love someone, even if only grass, river, tree or stone, on someone’s shoulder you must lay your hand, so that it gluts its hunger with nearness, there must, there must be someone. It is like…

The one constant

My solace, my heart A breath of new energy needed I find my peace and sacred space In you and only you My one constant, unchangable vessel that carries all that is good and desired It calms when internal seas rise wild It teaches…

Love everlasting

The first time I knew you my breath was out to abandonment My knees touched the greenness of your body and in awe I stood amidst a stone circle feeling protected and contained I lowered myself into your cooling stream imagining I wash myself…

You

Are you the wind that whispers in my ear or a stream beneath my feet with its bubbling tones Are you a bird, a tree, a flower that I encounter or are you silence amidst the night air I feel you in all corners…

“I miss you… always”

“I miss you”, she thought to herself quietly flying towards it in her mind. “I am here”, the land replied, always here. “I think I know that now”, she breathed in easy yet with a touch of sadness. “Any time, anywhere in your awareness…

Beauty will save the world

Can you remain unchanged once you lay eyes on a sunset over the ocean Can you go back to the place of murky greyness when you witness the storm Off the shore of wild and beautiful land Can you not carry with you the…