Category Archives: Poems

The Blood in Your Veins

I am the dew on your leaves The dawn on your horizon, The wind in your hair, The rainbow of your storm. I am the right angle to your soul, The symmetry to your hand, The parallel of your memories, … Continue reading

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The Love Symphony

I don’t wish to blow my own trumpet But I’m sick of playing second fiddle. Don’t tell me we’re going to play it by ear. We’re either in tune or we’re not. Or maybe you just need to change your … Continue reading

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The Stray Black Dog

It’s been seven years. Seven years but the pain is still as fresh and raw as if it happened yesterday. A black dog walks in my shadow. I like dogs but I can not care for them. I pat them … Continue reading

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The Table Of Optimism

See that table? It should only seat six But I bought an extra two chairs Thinking optimistically and with great practicality That in the not too distant future A blended family would sit , laugh, fight, blend. Now the table … Continue reading

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I Miss You

When the poet laments of unrequited love and unfulfilled opportunity, When the artist paints a longing heart and yearning breast, When the writer tells of a broken heart, clumsy speech and misunderstanding, I think of you and I miss you. … Continue reading

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Welcome Back

Hello Dopamine. Where have you been? I’m so glad to be with you again. Give me a hug. Embrace me. I’ve missed you. I have been searching for you for ages. Now I’ve found you can we hang out for … Continue reading

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I Am Ready

Oh Cupid, will you not fly by me. Pierce his heart with your arrow, So he is besotted with me. For I can not bear to be alone. Sprinkle magic dust over thee So that his eyes twinkle And his … Continue reading

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The Caged Bird

I want to fly. For too long I have been a bird chained to its cage For too long I have allowed my wings to be clipped. For too long I have been paralysed by fear. My feather they are … Continue reading

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Dot To Dot

My life is a dot to dot picture Every dot a significant soul, A critical defining moment. They inspired me, loved me, hurt me, Hurtling me on to the next dot. I learn, I grow, I evolve. A prewritten etching … Continue reading

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The Rebel Within

I have a rebel inside me. It won’t be pacified. It won’t be quiet. It punches at my heart, Sends dragons to my stomach And roars out my mouth. It fights the good fight, Never letting me lie down. Never … Continue reading

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