Poetry Blog by Tom (growing)

growing (Remove filter)

Tags from last 12 months

love (11) writing (7) life (6) poetry (4) lost love (3) creativity (3) youth (3) peace (2) beauty (2) traveling (2) inspiration (2) insomnia (2) moving on (2) city (2)
marriage (2) friendship (2) london (2) artists (2) reflections (2) poems (2) memories (2) muse (2) lust (2) belonging (2) dreams (2) happiness (2) maturing (1) posting (1) proposals (1) songs (1) talk (1) coast (1) old flame (1) end of relationship (1) loneliness (1) infatuation (1) addictions (1) an arrangement (1) news (1) silence (1) ice skating (1) emotion (1) contentment (1) Yorkshire (1) sentimental (1) desire (1) autumn (1) decade (1) music (1) son (1) William Blake (1) hobbies (1) therapy (1) despondency (1) words (1) addiction (1) respect (1) nosey (1) quiet (1) Christmas (1) wedding (1) lovers (1) confession (1) modern life (1) reflection (1) tea (1) sleeplessness (1) debt (1) shadows (1) growing (1) moon (1) ten years (1) micro (1) leonard Cohen (1) selfish (1) summer dresses (1) distractions (1) talking (1) breakup (1) thoughts (1) truth (1) naivety (1) desk (1) lost voices (1) lms (1) weather (1) writeoutloud (1) democracy (1) poem (1) Sheffield (1) breathing (1) old poem (1) beginnings (1) us (1) sparks (1) wol (1) expectation (1) macro (1) Joni Mitchell (1) father (1) lost loves (1) purpose (1) sadness (1) humour (1) process (1) tragedy (1) light (1) inspirational (1) backseat (1) togetherness (1) looking back (1) cold (1) Crookes (1) anxiety (1) painting (1) uk (1) realisation (1) unrequited love (1) world (1) hatching (1) family poem (1) toys (1) the past (1) problems (1) laughter (1) death (1) the one that got away (1) daylight (1) ride (1) sea (1) thinking back (1) sharing work (1) bleak (1) artist (1) cafe (1) living right (1) America (1) flame (1) sickness (1) eyes opening (1) skating (1) plans (1) solitude (1) family (1) teenage sentiment (1) grief (1) starting again (1) friends (1) thanks (1) first love (1) thankfully (1) making the most of life (1) teenage (1) power (1) old friend (1) parents (1) nostalgia (1) separation (1) memory (1) honesty (1) publishing (1) politics (1) longing (1) sensitivity (1) magic (1) breaking up the family (1) sentimentality (1) coldness (1) denial (1)

Recent Comments

Tom on You & I, Vampires (9 days ago)

Vautaw on You & I, Vampires (10 days ago)

Tom on Strangeness & Experience (Fri, 13 Mar 2020 11:11 pm)

Rachel (pen name) Ophelia on Strangeness & Experience (Fri, 13 Mar 2020 05:34 pm)

Tom on New Memories (Thu, 12 Mar 2020 12:39 pm)

jennifer Malden on New Memories (Wed, 11 Mar 2020 06:06 pm)

Hannnah on New Memories (Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:15 pm)

keith jeffries on New Memories (Wed, 11 Mar 2020 03:54 pm)

Tom on Strangeness & Experience (Sun, 8 Mar 2020 05:43 pm)

jennifer Malden on Strangeness & Experience (Sat, 7 Mar 2020 07:51 pm)

Shedding Skin

Been living with trouble in mind
trouble of mind, troubling life
with trouble pulled inside

Spent a decade in the shade
spent a decade dealing in shame
a decade; feeling a certain kind of hate

Crawled out into the light
staggered through that blinding light
still I busied myself 
with needless slivers of selfish night

Do you want to start again
do you want to make that change
wel...

Read and leave comments (0)

growingmaturingmoving onstarting again

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message