The evening sunlight skips across the ripples of the lake dancing on its ridges as it hurries by, pausing impatiently to allow boats to pass, before searching ever onwards, chasing down the dark in a never ending game of hide and seek. Shadows hide round every corner, little pockets of night that got left behind. … Continue reading Quay moments
If life is truly a game, what happens to the winners Are we not all equal in the eyes of the redeemer We may strive to climb our social ladders But will inevitably encounter a snake You must play your hand the best you can With the cards that you've been dealt And although some … Continue reading The gambler
When a branch falls from the family tree It leaves a scar for all to see But in its place new growth will start And help to mend it's broken heart Young saplings seem to gather round To mourn it laying on the ground The bluebells bow their heads to pray While in the distance … Continue reading The final bough
Peel off the wallpaper Layer by layer And step back in time With every new tear Read the room's history By turning the pages One after the other Step back through the ages Last used for storage And hung with blown vinyl Kept boxes of memories Which now seem so final Before that a guest … Continue reading This old house
A whisper on some far off breeze Or long forgotten cry A memory in the midst of time An echo fleeting by I roam the earth in memories But rarely called to mind And live in the subconscious Of a world I left behind Without me you would never be know me, you never could … Continue reading Ancestry
Saying sorry isn't the hardest thing to do. Meaning it is!
With false God's to guide us And ill winds behind us The ship of life will dash against the rocks But if you raise the storm sail Calmer oceans soon will prevail And you'll safely steer her back into the docks Then make some course revisions Fill the hold with shrewd provisions Set a course … Continue reading Voyage of discovery