Category: poetry

“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…

Healing Earth

Today I took my sobbing heart to dig some earth With each forward motion I felt my pain release into her rich and warm body I played and felt and digged and squashed the black softness of her flesh in my hands I caught…

When death comes…

When death comes I will not shudder before its cold stare For I have witnessed bluebell woods at spring time I will not turn my face away from its shadowy presence as my soul remembers the smell of hawthorn flowers Embrace of a child…

Spring forest bathing

My heart is overflowing with gratitude for the spring air filling my lungs and the sun caressing my face as gentle as a feather. The birdsong is wondrous and exquisite in its multi-tonal spiral of a whistle. I melt into the earth’s awakening feeling…

Searching for…

Searching for what I know not The invisible, senseless, shapeless something Grabbing on to nothingness of what’s there Where? Here? Not now, not yet, not ever… What do we search for? Meaning, fulfilment, purpose, love, joy, happiness? Moving towards having our needs met, things,…

The breath of Winter

Its wispy white air blows softly into nowhere disappearing like mirage One can see it with eyes fresh and open and awareness sharp It is cold yet rejuvenating, waking up every corner of the body One stands and marvels in wonder at lacy tapestry…