These are the empty daysWhen the silence between the sentencesIs overwhelming. The barrenness of my lifeComes into full view.I am ashamedOf how little I have left. Devoid of the sparkleThat others say they see,How could they knowI’m only pinning up my broken smile? The silence is consumingReminding me of what I have lost.Filling cups withContinue reading “Empty days”
He said he would have kicked your teeth in And how I wish he’d tried. I would have liked to witness it Especially if you’d cried.
Call out to me my Love, Help me remember who I am. I have lost my way and it is too dark for me to see. Reach past my walls and comfort me, For all the world feels cold. Before I waste away, please my Love, Remind me of the life still inside my veins.Continue reading “Help me”
I used you as my anodyne To help me through a difficult time. Entertaining thoughts with you Are what I used to pull me through. If my pain would overwhelm I’d simply step into your realm. In there I found a certain light Which helped me in the darkest night. Your amusing words and wittyContinue reading “My Anodyne (version 1)”
For every Haiku I show you, there are a hundred locked away. For every sweet word I transcribe, there are thousands I don’t say. For every emotion I rhyme, there are a million I keep at bay. For every thought I express, there are trillions that go astray.
The wind is biting cold today, I wonder if my soul has manifested it. I lean in to see what the flurry is saying, Desperate to find wisdom over folly.
My favourite are the April days, Blissful dreams appearing in the night, Manifesting themselves in the dawning light. Hopes and promises cover every dewy morn, Shining like crystals on a browning lawn. Head full of sunshine and sweet crisp air, Off for adventure without a care. Picnics near waterholes and to my surprise, You, gentlyContinue reading “April days (version 2)”
My favourite are the April days Blissful dreams appearing in the evening Manifesting themselves in the slanting light Hopes and promises cover every dewy morning Full of sunshine and sweet crisp air Picnics near waterholes and brushing hair out of my eyes Pulling me in for a kiss amongst the undergrowth Acoustic serenades of birdsContinue reading “April days”
You held me in that moment, right when I was tipping over the edge. You pulled me back and drew me towards your heart. You spoke to me about who I really am and where my value comes from. You whispered mysteries of my being, showing me the different shades inside my colourful essence. YouContinue reading “Unlimited”
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