Tag Archives: dharma

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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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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A Bit of Kindness in the Capital

A walk through the capital Sunshine city walk, Concrete trees as scenery, Country withdrawal. Welcoming a newcomer I gave a smile, No smile passed back to me, A boundryless gift.

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Making the right choices

Following the path whilst fatigued Sometimes the sun drops down, After the end of a very light day, Your shine begins to flutter, Conflicting desires, We cannot satisfy them both, Energy streams merge, Birthing confusing and suffering, We must not … Continue reading

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Taking Refuge After Tragedy (Part 1)

I’ve spent a lot of time trying to meditate on self-cherishing, impermanence and samsara (the life cycle) these last few weeks and I have really found refuge in the Dharma. This week’s pieces consist of a few short poems and … Continue reading

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