Time

As I step back through time I see what once was simple garments wood being chopped πŸŒ‘ My hand wielding the axe the clothing is mine A beard I feel rough and unkempt πŸŒ‘ As I look I see not a soul just trees just the Earth πŸŒ‘ When there is no clue Is this […]

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The Dashing Rabbit

With a skip, a jump and a hop the rabbit dashes and flies over field and under hedge Surveying with her wide eyes πŸŒ‘ The brown and white blur hightails back to her abode She doesn’t stop to pause as she scurries across the road πŸŒ‘ With a leap and a dive she plows into […]

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The Waltzing Dragon

With grace which belies her size she soars Across lush green meadows above icy blue lakes πŸŒ‘ Dancing with swallows waltzing with falcons Over snow capped mountains beyond frozen landscapes πŸŒ‘ Heading North towards her home Stadion by stadion closer to her family

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Bob

Bob the Caterpillar awoke on a stinging nettle he knew to survive he would need all his mettle πŸŒ‘ Bob munched and crunched until his tummy was full His cocoon was glued with silk rather than wool πŸŒ‘ After a few days sleep Bob awoke to find he was now a Butterfly bright coloured beautifully […]

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Our Mystical Friend

Little deer with you at our side we are gentle not defined by our pride πŸŒ‘ You help us be true and kind to be sensitive not blind πŸŒ‘ You give us intuition to see clearly without the fog that muddles the weary πŸŒ‘ We have your innocence to see the world as a child […]

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Sanctuary

Elusive and absent We seek you Desperately sought for a moment or two πŸŒ‘ The winding path seems arduous and long to help our journey we sing and hum a song πŸŒ‘ Poppies are a sign that near you are Your sanctuary is not too far πŸŒ‘ Your embrace will bring peace and calm Hypnos […]

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The Four Seasons

The four seasons our moods πŸŒ‘ Spring hope for the new dawn of light πŸŒ‘ Summer basking in the glorious light πŸŒ‘ Autumn the slow spiral downward towards darkness πŸŒ‘ Winter the feeling of the cold chill of darkness πŸŒ‘ Then a new year the cycle begins afresh πŸŒ‘ Whilst we wish for perpetual summer

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The Little Raft

The rickety raft ricochets over rapids untamed The furious force seeks to have all reclaimed πŸŒ‘ The little raft bravely battles the swell An uneven match Goliath vs the eggshell πŸŒ‘ The relentless fury roars and screams Whilst our indomitable friend pursues its dreams

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The Ruin

The somber ruin draws her in moss covered stone stands silent memories hidden within experiences lost πŸŒ‘ As she walks history surrounds fleeting images of past gone imbue her mind faces come and go πŸŒ‘ As each step is taken the path of the ancients is followed footsteps are heard footprints appear πŸŒ‘ The further […]

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Tears

As dew drips off a leaf the tears trickle down her face A gentle flowing stream becomes a waterfall of emotion πŸŒ‘ As the sun rises in the morn a smile blossoms on her face The new dawn becomes the glorious midday sun πŸŒ‘ For these were tears of joy

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The Melancholic Cavern

The raging noise rapid white water thrashing rocks cascading down The melancholic cavern roof cannot be seen πŸŒ‘ For the darkness is suffocating πŸŒ‘ There is an eerie feeling of being watched an unseen presence felt πŸŒ‘ For within the darkness two large eyes observe πŸŒ‘ The cavern dragon is here

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The Veil

As her sandals walk the dusty trail Her mind is hidden behind her veil πŸŒ‘ They say she has a heart of thorns They shout she is daemon born πŸŒ‘ She is just a girl lost in time The subject of this little rhyme

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Ratty and Mole

Ratty and Mole were rowing down the river As the sun went down they started to shiver πŸŒ‘ The glorious day had taken a turn for the worse Ratty was getting grumpy his voice was getting terse πŸŒ‘ Mole was worried he would miss his dinner without his sumptuous food he would get awfully thinner […]

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The Butterfly Whisperer

With a soothing voice and gentle touch She extends her finger to use as a crutch πŸŒ‘ Her little friend feels her affection For the little girl has a magical connection πŸŒ‘ She is one with nature nature is one with her This is the way of the butterfly whisperer

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Unnoticed

Feelings I have Thoughts in abundance In person I seem aloof Distant Preoccupied πŸŒ‘ I don’t speak unless I feel something is worthy I am overlooked Not seen πŸŒ‘ I prefer it that way πŸŒ‘ I am the person you never notice

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The Shimmering Way

Perditus Lost Once I was Lost in Nowhere πŸŒ‘ Now I’m somewhere Still lost but with a sense where I am πŸŒ‘ The sense allows a direction to be travelled With the wise owl as my guide the shimmering moon as my light πŸŒ‘ The journey is along a well worn path For many old […]

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An Enigma

The distant crescent moon Discerned through the hazy gloom πŸŒ‘ I look with a mesmerised humble gaze and lower my head in praise πŸŒ‘ You are a majestic wonderful sight We can sense your celestial might πŸŒ‘ For you are a goddess, an enigma We can feel your love and charisma

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The Fairy Door

As I walked into the room I’m sure I saw the door close Or did I imagine it as I stumbled around in a doze πŸŒ‘ So small it’s not noticed that little door Hidden on the skirting board close to the floor πŸŒ‘ At night when we are all asleep the door opens ajar […]

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The Little Pebble

Shiny little pebble What have you seen What have you experienced πŸŒ‘ Born in the heat of a furnace Worn down by your environment Bashed and trampled on for eons πŸŒ‘ You are a wonder an inspiration For how you shine beautifully

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Little Green Caterpillar

Little green caterpillar as we watch you grow you bring a smile and make our heart glow πŸŒ‘ Once you’ve had your fill and gobbled enough you rest protected in a skin so so tough πŸŒ‘ Now the magic begins a wondrous change how is a mystery and beautifully strange πŸŒ‘ After a few long […]

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Reach

We know you are there Keeping our soul true Hidden but seen For we can feel you πŸŒ‘ Quietly and subtlety You guide our journey And give us assistance when all is stormy πŸŒ‘ Who you are is only known to each For you are there if we reach

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The Fairy

With a skip the fairy leaps with beaming glee over hedge and bush invisible to you and me πŸŒ‘ A gentle flutter she makes zipping to and fro playing and dancing whilst her radiant wings glow πŸŒ‘ If we listen hard enough a giggle may be heard If lucky we may see movement indistinct and […]

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A Glimpse

Is it darkness I see For my eyes are tightly shut Just emptiness nothing more πŸŒ‘ Yet I sense more Dancing lights and shadows I can behold πŸŒ‘ Just a deception of the mind But could be more A glimpse into someplace unknown

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The Grassy Field

The grassy field with eyes sealed is where I sat Wishing to be healed πŸŒ‘ With no vision the world I clearly heard the bees buzzing The song of a nearby bird πŸŒ‘ For that moment with just my ears my thoughts I wiped away life’s tears

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Stillness

Still drops of water on the window Motionless cat staring something taken her fancy πŸŒ‘ Stillness in the air For nothing is moving except the slow beat of my heart πŸŒ‘ A time for quiet contemplation collect one’s thoughts For calm and peace is found

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The Threadbare Backpack

The threadbare backpack Straps hanging loose Too much weight it has carried For far too long πŸŒ‘ The urge to please An intolerable load The urge to care A heavy burden πŸŒ‘ There is still some life in the old backpack yet More journeys to travel More encumbrance to bear

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Riddle

Missing There is something missing πŸŒ‘ Some are happy to just exist For others they know they are more πŸŒ‘ What though Is the question And the answer is unknown πŸŒ‘ They know they are not meant to be what they are πŸŒ‘ But don’t know what they are meant to be πŸŒ‘ It’s a […]

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Autumn Leaves

As gusts scatter the autumn leaves the storm sweeps away our sanity In a cruel twist we watch it disperse πŸŒ‘ As the cyclone does it’s worse we build the barricades but to no avail The walls come crumbling down

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Little Blue Tit

Little Blue Tit I see you often Whipping this way and that From bush to tree, tree to bush Until some food you arrive at πŸŒ‘ Your home is my garden Where you live I do not know But somewhere is your nest Or as I like to call it, your chateau πŸŒ‘ Seeing you […]

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Rebirth

Reborn at dusk You are the guardian of the night Invisible at dawn You are present but not in sight πŸŒ‘ The sign of rebirth as you spread your wings With each new dawn the wings of hope it brings

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Migratory Bird

It’s difficult to comprehend the direction you are heading You think you are on path Then you find a dead end Or have somehow taken a wrong turn πŸŒ‘ Sometimes the hamster on a wheel Running faster and faster to reach your destination But find yourself where you started πŸŒ‘ Or the lemming Having to […]

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The Lion

Where did all go wrong? Disagreements a pastime  Antagonism a belief  Apathy a life choice  πŸŒ‘ Extremism on the rise  Tensions increasing  The world slowly dying  Metaphorical fires aplenty  πŸŒ‘ The quiet majority Decent, honest, caring  Voiceless  Trying to be heard over the bedlam πŸŒ‘ Their roar needs to be heard  Their heart needs to […]

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A Quiet Revolution

A quiet revolution is what we seek Not an explosion of anger or threats πŸŒ‘ Compassion and love at its core Not a maelstrom of hate or envy πŸŒ‘ The silent majority as the vanguard Not the horde of screaming agitators  πŸŒ‘ Peace and restraint at the orbit Not a barrier of intolerance or disharmony  […]

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Feline Infallibility

Not quite the faithful companion for you are a free spirit, independent With your connection to yourself you explore the higher transcendent πŸŒ‘ You have patience to eagerly wait for you only act when the time is right You see that cunning and subtlety will overcome power and might πŸŒ‘ With your exploration and curiosity […]

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