2018, Poetry

To Sleep #Poetry #30PoemChallenge

To drift away where "now" just melts To dreams and silence, nothing else That hurts me so - inside my heart And seems to weld to every part Of me. Inside, outside - leaking through Surely, living is enough to do?   Some swim through a honeyed life Have no idea of pain and strife.… Continue reading To Sleep #Poetry #30PoemChallenge

2018, Poetry

What If?

What if I had said "yes"? Would it's impact have been best? A parallel of you & me "What if"s spread out to infinity   But I ponder over only one And if it now could be undone Why did I say no to you? I still love you, you know I do   If… Continue reading What If?

2018, Poetry, Uncategorized

An Amoral Heart

An amoral heart is presumed black as night with sinewy, hot, wet arms that grab & crush the happiness out of everything. Wicked thoughts & evil desires being its main motivation.   But it is not like that.   An amoral heart is as clear as crystal, hard as ice and inside it is completely… Continue reading An Amoral Heart

2018, Poetry

The ‘rents #30PoemChallenge #Poetry

I’m a little bit of my mum and dad The good, the bad, the ugly And something else to spite them both But, it doesn't really bug me   They tried to teach me right from wrong Good manners, naturally. But what I loved best - was when they messed up! Then they couldn't say… Continue reading The ‘rents #30PoemChallenge #Poetry

2018, Poetry, Uncategorized

Broken #30Poem Challenge #Poetry

You ripped my heart You tore my soul You sliced my dreams Consumed me whole   You wrung my soft flesh out to dry You lied to me, You made me cry   You broke my heart You tore my heart You squeezed my heart You stomped on my heart   You beat my heart… Continue reading Broken #30Poem Challenge #Poetry

2018, Poetry

Alternative Facts #30PoemsChallenge #Poetry

Who needs the truth after all? Does it matter what is right or wrong? But the news comes at you, large and small.   Though, in these traps you’re bound to fall, Inevitably swept along. Who needs the truth after all?   Yet, how can we move forward, tall To authentic guides within the throng?… Continue reading Alternative Facts #30PoemsChallenge #Poetry

2018, Poetry

Hidden Monsters #30PoemChallenge #Poetry

Myths and Legends Beasts and Brutes Capture our minds And our hearts to the roots Of your imagination All vast and wide Do come with me to look inside Dragons that scorch you With blazing hot breath Minotaur’s that search you To gore you to death Unicorns that save you When lost and alone Leprechauns… Continue reading Hidden Monsters #30PoemChallenge #Poetry

2018, Poetry, Uncategorized

Fable Tales #Poetry #30PoemChallenge

We all have our own fables Our own sweet cautionary tales Of lives & hearts being led astray Or tales of triumph against all odds   The lessons we have learnt Or maybe not at all The deep dark woods we must avoid And strangers that would like to eat us!   To not judge… Continue reading Fable Tales #Poetry #30PoemChallenge

2018, Poetry

The Circle of Uncertainty #poetry #30PoemChallenge

One hundred words One hundred songs One hundred rights One hundred wrongs   One hundred lives One hundred deaths One hundred skins One hundred breaths   One hundred eyes! One hundred hearts! One hundred breaks! One hundred parts!   One hundred tears! One hundred wails! One hundred cries! One hundred fails……      

2018, Poetry

Blank Holidays #Poem #30PoemsChallenge

Another bloody holiday, Shops shut, I’m on my own. Family have been and gone, I’ve no one left to phone.   There’s nothing on the telly. Might pour myself a drink. Don’t really feel like reading. So I’ll just sit and think.   I love and hate these empty days, But if I must be… Continue reading Blank Holidays #Poem #30PoemsChallenge

2018, Poetry

Chemical Reaction #Poetry

When I met you my whole universe changed, Things became more solid, more real. Something inside me began to work differently, You were a chemical that mixed up with me to cause an irreversible reaction.   So I can never go back to who I was before I met you.   I love you -… Continue reading Chemical Reaction #Poetry