I’ve set myself a big task for this post, and no doubt I’ll revisit and revise again and again. “This is just a drill, people!” OK, first obstacle – a list or an essay? Yes. For now. *cue tea break and avoidance* No! You must reflect to be a better person! OK… here we go… […]
The branches seem to hover A wind lifts them, and The trunk bends, sways like a mother Singing her child to sleep As the branches are tugged And stretched.
The veil is thinner than we imagine. Striding here and there, we carry serpents on our shoulders And inconclusively think impassive The time that is a side effect of Being. The veil is thinner than we hope; In the temples our sacrifices die, and Slowly each ripple shows itself to be a choice.
I didn’t mean to be in Gryffindor. In the brave house. The confrontational house. The house that gave us Dumbledore! Maybe I’ll amount to something, Since I’m in Gryffindor. Gran says I need to be more like my dad. We went to visit him and mum before I came here Since we were in London […]
Delicately I dipped my heart In a vat of molten stone It burned and twitched But then held still As its beat began to slow.
From out the fleshly doors do flow Salty crystals to the world below. All’s not well in a life so real While God on high sits and I do feel. A father’s missed by his voice so kind, His arms are warm, and so I pine I cannot but weep the whole night through When […]