Posts Tagged "poetry"

Was that woman really me?

I am cleaning up some more clutter, and I came across a book of handwritten poetry that I wrote years ago. I took a few minutes to sit down and read through it. I have…

New Beginnings

by Lady Moore-Sabb A seed is planted in the earth  The nurturing begins.  Nourishment has seeped inside  A process from within. A rupturing has taken place  and stems begin to form.  The extension from the seed…

Ode to Poutine

French Fries I love you on your own With a nice sized dollop of ketchup   Cheese You always thrill me And strengthen my bones   Gravy You moisten even the driest Of any food…

My True Love Has My Heart

My True Love Has My Heart by Philip  Sidney   My true-love hath my heart and I have his, By just exchange one for the other given; I hold his dear and mine he cannot miss;…

Woman / Man

My thoughts are deeply private Yet you think them My feelings leak out Through my eyes and face.   I tremble You sense it in your own body I smile Your face lights up.  …

I wish you starshine forevermore

The leaves were never greener The sky was never so blue The colours of the world Shone so vividly When I was around you. You brought such hope You gave me such joy You helped…

Control Issues

(inspired by a friend struggling with an eating disorder)   I am in control I know when to stop Look what I can do Look how far I can go Everyone struggles To lose a…

Friday Night Lights

 She strikes the match, Her concentration as intense as the flame. As the candle wicks flare Her heart fills with joy. She glances at the candles Mini fires flickering together She feels her soul overflow…

In Awe of Life (Bowing to pressure to repost…)

I never knew before The power of a simple touch. The merest whisper Of your skin on mine Made my senses spring to life. That night on the beach When we first met The stars…

Sailing away (inspired by a dream)

Smooth sailing, the seas were calm Sparkling blue as far as eye could see Drifting along a glass ocean Enjoying the gentle glide   Suddenly a squall appears On the horizon, far It will pass…

Touch me

Your touch sets me on fire Lightning fuses from tip of toe to top of head Igniting pathways in between Your lips are like molten lava Burning with every kiss The merest hint of contact…

Broken Dreams

Shattered illusions Litter the floor Broken dreams Surround the emptiness What was once believed To be true and good Is nothing but a thought Wishful in the extreme Lives lay wasted In the battleground Called…