It hangs just covering part of my hand Tickling and annoying. I watch it for a time and then I can't help it. Pinching it I pull. At first nothing seems wrong, It unravels... That piece of string becomes a rope. It twists up in my hands Knots and plaits Until I can't see what… Continue reading Unravel
Some write to silence. Others to the radio. Me? I write to music. Adelle Mumford and sons Will Young Nickelback Anything that suits the mood. My taste in music? Is my own.
To sleep: perchance to dream: ay, there's the rub Hamlet, William Shakespeare When I sleep I need to feel safe. I have nightmares; big scary monsters. So I have company. On my left lies my black and tan pup, and my right is the place for my orange kitten. I am in the middle with… Continue reading Sleep
That last biscuit. You know the one. When you put your hand in the jar and... nothing Then your finder tips brush it, arm stretched to the elbow, swallowed by the cookie monster. The triumph as you pull the crumbling sweetness free. Then the tea. Not too strong or too weak but just right. A… Continue reading The Last
I believe in unicorns and golden lions I believe in chocolate brownies and happiness I believe in human kindness and love I believe in the sun and the moon I believe that in time everything changes, but you are the only one who can change yourself. I don't believe in endless darkness and pain… Continue reading I Believe
Last week... Lets just say I've had better weeks. It started with a headache. A thumping as regular as a heartbeat behind my right eye, It whispered at first, a half formed thought, then it screamed its insistence to be heard. I reached for the handle that would take it away and palmed the white… Continue reading Some weeks I just wish I could hibernate
Opposite Day Today - a poem. This is one a wrote for uni but it never made the grade. It is a memoir poem. Enjoy. 🙂 Bullet and Rose You have never seen darkness until it is night on a small boat in the middle of the sea. The water is inky black moving sinuously… Continue reading Daily Prompt – Opposite Day