Category Archives: free verse

We wounded hide away

If I could see your heart and soul and know your feelings past   and if you knew mine  we could   guess why our expectations go so wrong  because at that moment what was said seemed right but looked at from a wider perspective  Some  words we … Continue reading

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When my voice trembles  

  When words no longer work wonder wish want When words won’t come compensate contrive When my voice breaks snaps sunders strains When I want to talk touch tenderly towards But you are not able about abandoned absent You are … Continue reading

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I’m incontinent, you are in Europe

  When I found your photograph on the floor I wrote a poem about it My sister says, pick up all those photos Where have they come from? I say,I don’t know Maybe I knocked down a folder  I am … Continue reading

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I wanted  nothing, all was in its place

Gazing at the trees touched me with grace My eyes receptive ,mind so still and pure I wanted  nothing more, no list, no place Would I dare enjoy a human face To see the lines of suffering long endured? Gazing … Continue reading

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In the morning

In the morning,I’m opening slowly, a bud, a flower, breathing softly, In the summer sweetened air. Cat stretches Lazily,hot stones a bed. Don’t let the day begin too soon. Relaxed. I feel your presence In the azure sky. Now midday,I … Continue reading

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Needs are simpler then we imagine.

Anxiety is the price of life. But don’t pay over the top. Calmness is good at most times. Dread is a bad friend. Exploring nature soothes the soul For what are we but part of it? Gentle music helps the … Continue reading

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And we find it,shall we say,satisfactory

I see a haze of hair on your head like the softness of just opening leaf buds in spring. The chemo is over,and you wait relieved and letting that take you for a while before you start to face the … Continue reading

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Courtesy is everlasting

since i lost you i have lost the keys to my heart the front door key my phone and my money now all i have is a large tube of ibuprofen gel max strength and some feathers from the tail … Continue reading

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