The cool summer breeze wafts gently by While the mill pond shimmers with delight Scent of primrose and lilac fill the nostrils And dandelion seeds accept a ride The stillness broken only by 'kerplunk' Of silent anglers casting out their bait What better place to waste an afternoon In silent contemplation of the world But … Continue reading Why I can’t go fishing
You're there to stop me when I fall And lift me if I'm down You are my inspiration Even when you're not around You're always there to hold me Give me strength when I am weak You are my eyes when I can't see My voice when I can't speak The one I always turn … Continue reading Making a point
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
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
Saying sorry isn't the hardest thing to do. Meaning it is!
When we finally peered out from under our self contained rock and marvelled at the heavens and the wonders they must hold Did it really come as such a big surprise to realise that we are but nothing in the grand scheme of being The only real mystery is how we still refuse to accept … Continue reading The world in our hands