Author Archives: looking at raindrops

Mara’s Cup

Mara’s Cup Ready to feel, Ready to fall, Ready to fly, To welcome it all, I am ready.  Advertisements

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Stirring Poison into Medicine

Stirring Poison into Medicine From the ashes of grief And tragedy, I have grown, Grown brighter, And bolder, Beneath a black veil, Spring rays, Winter rains, Feed a different seed, I’ve never seen this colour, The flower, But I recognise … Continue reading

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This Too Shall Pass

The lifting of the veil  She smiles, After a week of rain, She smiles, And it had been so long since I saw her eyes, Saw their colour, That I feared I had lost them in the blackness, In the … Continue reading

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When Spring Arrives

Apple Tree Spring blinks into focus Late blossom Stunted by a greedy winter Falls  

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To Stop Dreaming

To stop dreaming She dropped the rag, Threw in the towel, Hoisted up that white flag, Lay down a head on the pillow, Breathed out… And held it A tired sun drifts down, A smile drops, A blue sky grows … Continue reading

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