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Sunlight: Waking up

  Present The apple tree whispers in the sunlight, The pigeons coo and play, The house rests quiet and motionless, Another cool summer’s day.   Hope A little sad child sat down cross-legged, And opened a shining yellow box, Sunlight … Continue reading

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Painting Loss with a Pen

Painting Loss with a Pen I’ve traded my pen for a paintbrush, Cashed in this ink for the splash of acrylic, Words have not been enough, Enough to contain the winter, The writer, Growth is change, And with change I’ve … Continue reading

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He Doesn’t Smile

I’ve been gone for a few months, but I’m back! I watched a documentary last week about the Syrian refugee crisis and it made me reflect on some of the news coverage I’ve seen about war and conflict around the … Continue reading

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New Year, New Resolutions

I thought I’d write a short poem to welcome in the New Year. I hope that you enjoy!   This Time of Change   Cold ice lines the ground, A bed for fresh dreams, For new discoveries, This time of … Continue reading

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Hasn’t the moon been lovely?

Every week, where possible, I try to have ‘me’ time, or what I like to cal,l ‘coffee shop time’. It involves reflecting on the week which has gone, setting goals for the coming week and creative writing. I wrote today’s … Continue reading

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