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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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A few reflective cinquains

A few cinquains about modern life. They’re not my usual style, but I thought I might try something a bit different and they’re pretty short and sweet, so perfect for reflecting on life and observations whilst on the move. Panic … 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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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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