Category Archives: Poetry

Two Small Boys

Do you think we will grow up? Asked one small boy to another. Do you think we will stay this size? Asked the other boy. My dad says we will, He says it’s a day at a time. If we … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #208 – Like Father Like Son

As a mother, she worried about her son He had inherited his father’s worst traits His repulsive nature His perverse view of the world His determination to bring everyone To his disgusting level. She tried to guide him Show him … Continue reading

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Poetics: Holy Places – Within

In an irreverent world It is not easy to find A place of solace that calms your heart. There are shrines that beckon Places the righteous suggest You should visit and feel the love of God. But they are empty … Continue reading

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Haibun Monday: Faith

Its cold out today and I’m stepping back into the church of my childhood. Its grand edifice stands as it always did, intimidating and yet majestic. Inside the cavern of its supposed holiness still fills me with foreboding and I … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #165 – March 29 – Longing

Image: Google Images – Labelled for reuse. I long for your love When least suspecting It brushes past me Caressing my soul in the subtlest of ways. The passing smile, the words of encouragement, The giggle at my folly The … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #207 – Tokens of Love

Image: – Alpha Coders Each lock is someone’s undying love I wonder if they hold true today. Do the vibrant red symbolise something more Or the flamboyant couple needing to be different. Do the gaps represent a love that has … Continue reading

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Music Challenge #24: Tim McGraw & Faith Hill – “Speak To A Girl” #amwriting #musicchallenge #MLMM

How would you have me speak to you? When I have angered you? When you criticise me? When you complain of a lack of affection?   Do you expect I will grin and bear it? When you harangue me over … Continue reading

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