Poetry Blog by Hazel ettridge
A Girl on The Storm Before the Calm (Wed, 17 Mar 2021 11:10 pm)
Poems hub on After The Storm (Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:04 pm)
on The State of Things (Fri, 7 Aug 2020 09:31 am)
on The Darkness (Wed, 1 Jul 2020 02:45 pm)
Yes, of course I could hang on to who I was yesterday
But why bother, when
Each new day
Begs me to
Sunday 4th April 2021 8:36 am
During the storm, before the calm,
I heard their feet, stamping over the hills
Arriving in droves. The rebel army.
Here to overthrow a lifetime of enslavement
To buying insurance and mowing the lawn
To smiling through failure and
Changing my underwear daily.
A lifetime of good behaviour and
Doing what’s best (for whom?)
But here they come. The forgotten dreams.
The squashed and crumpled ...
Wednesday 17th March 2021 11:48 am