Poetry Blogs (2018, spring)
I recalled a dream
When winter's steely claw
clasped around my form
and vice-like held me.
Calmly stifling me of my senses,
numbing me of any feeling,
cramping and stamping out life.
It was a moment frozen in time.
Then I was awoken by a sound unheard.
A thawing feeling travelled first
from my inner being to the outer extremities.
A warmth began to flow through my limbs.
A glow app...
Tuesday 1st May 2018 5:22 pm
The breath of an early dawn in Spring
Is like a choir eager to sing
To remind us of all that life can bring
The renewal of hopes and dreams that cling
From the early times when life was young
And we found ourselves adrift among
Fellow beings like flotsam flung
On some strange shore to which we clung,
Each with an unspoken fate to face
Engaged in some unspoken r...
Thursday 26th April 2018 3:19 pm
Glancing from window
Into soft white snow wrapping
Signs of spring?
Long yellow catkins from twisted hazel
Where remains of distressed thoughts hung
Decaying yet diminishing as troubles often do
Frozen pond where jelly spawn from
Spent dead frogs was now protected
Ready to emerge as warmth re-appeared.
Tender plants pausing
Sunday 18th March 2018 4:54 pm