Stuart

The Wolf, the Raven, the Owl

The Wolf, the Raven. the Owl made a blood pact to defend each other if the Bear attacked πŸŒ‘ The Bear, the Fox, the Cat made a solemn vow to stand as brothers if attacked by the Owl πŸŒ‘ Secretly the Fox and the Wolf as they were kin agreed not to fight each other […]

More

Seconds

Seconds become minutes minutes become hours hours become days days become years πŸŒ‘ As I reflect I see what I have been Consider what has been achieved πŸŒ‘ All those seconds so few memories Time lost into a void an existence of nothing πŸŒ‘ So I vow makes use of the days Days become hours […]

More

The Museum of Wonders

The Museum of Wonders cannot be found Rather it finds those who are spirit bound πŸŒ‘ Its incredible marvels are too great to share For those not worthy their worst nightmare πŸŒ‘ It should not be sought for it will find you As long as you are amongst the special few

More

Our Lady of the Copse

The willowy willow is her shield The chanting birds are her eyes She is the lady of the copse Mother to the wise πŸŒ‘ She is hidden but in sight for those who dare to peer into the light πŸŒ‘ Her appearance reflects what you desire but be warned for the impure it may be […]

More

Swaying

The gentle movement draws me in πŸŒ‘ The slow hypnotic methodical swaying mesmerises πŸŒ‘ Just focused on the motion I feel serenity wash over me πŸŒ‘ For a moment or two Any troubles dissipate into the void

More

Our Family

The Moon our mother, the Earth our father nature our brother and sister We are one for we need each other πŸŒ‘ The Universe our home, our light On your broad wings we soar in wondrous flight πŸŒ‘ We are one and part of all Together we make a difference No action we take is […]

More

Where do WP’ers disappear to?

It’s something that has been playing on my mind for sometime. Since I started on WP there has been a number of occasions where I’ve seen someone busily using WP and then all of a sudden they are gone. Just like that in a blink. I guess often it could be down to personal circumstances […]

More

Motherly Love

Through ice and snow scrambles the Artic Fox Searching for her sanctuary hidden amongst the rock πŸŒ‘ Food is scarce in this forbidding terrain For her Cubs she will find and ignore the pain

More

The Serpent

The Serpent of Life Constricts without liberation πŸŒ‘ We struggle to free ourselves The more we wrestle the tighter the Serpent becomes πŸŒ‘ To overcome the Serpent Faith and hope within should be discovered ignited

More

Inspiration

I follow quite a few on WordPress who have challenges in life or with mental health. All I really want to say in this post is that I find you all an inspiration. Seeing what you say and how obstacles and challenges are overcome is humbling. Blessed be to you. Stuart

More

The Unturned Stone

The unturned stone A conundrum to turn or not to turn πŸŒ‘ Curiosity encourages the turning Caution warns to leave alone πŸŒ‘ Whichever we choose consequences reside under the stone

More

Wandering

Epiphany I have had Once again I lost myself I hadn’t noticed πŸŒ‘ Lost in the fog of life priorities mis-shuffled inconsequencial’s important πŸŒ‘ Path I’ve never had one I’m happy to meander Wandering as myself I am again

More

We Will Never Be

We will never be Warriors peace rests in our core πŸŒ‘ We will never be Haters understanding permeates our thoughts πŸŒ‘ We will never be Perfect self-awareness exists in us πŸŒ‘ We always be Ourselves true to who we are

More

Mental Health

I think in these bizarre times many of us have found that our mental health has suffered. Being locked down, encountering financial insecurity, missing loved ones. I talked about this more on my previous blog Lost in Nowhere but I’ve had my own β€œchallenges” over the years and still do. The terrible mistake I made […]

More

Group Hug

I think maybe the WP community needs a group hug day or something. Reading various posts, pure heartfelt emotion and feelings are shown and WP’ers (if that is such a thing) provide wonderful support to each other. I wonder if that should be commemorated in some way. Happy to be shouted down! 😊

More

The Market

As the Sun beats down aroma permeates the senses Bustling noise of chatter surrounds the ears πŸŒ‘ The market is alive A microcosm of society a busy hive of activity A wonder of treasures πŸŒ‘ Each little market stall a kaleidoscope of colours a feast for the eyes others a celebration of taste πŸŒ‘ The […]

More

The Dreamy Racoon

We visualise you in our curious dreams You give us warning of other’s damaging schemes πŸŒ‘ You teach us how to adapt see the whole so we don’t get trapped πŸŒ‘ With you at our side no problem is too great No stone is left unturned to avoid the checkmate πŸŒ‘ You show us caution […]

More

Poop Poop!

Poop poop! Mr Toad dashes like a hare Across rivers, over hills on his way to the country fair πŸŒ‘ Poop poop! Weasels flying this way and that as Mr Toad’s automobile hits for six like a willow cricket bat πŸŒ‘ Poop poop! Oh dear the mess left behind unnoticed by the excited Mr Toad […]

More

Serene

Your serene effortless glide teases us with a mere glimmer Our eyes are strained as we try to capture your beauty πŸŒ‘ Partially visible though you are our heart can sense the miracle of your peace and harmony πŸŒ‘ With each glimpse of you our soul leaps with playfulness and joy πŸŒ‘ Just knowing you […]

More

Newborn

Our lives are in reverse We are purest when born πŸŒ‘ No prejudice No preconception Just wonder πŸŒ‘ As we grow purity diminishes as life is experienced πŸŒ‘ To be pure as a newborn

More

The Weary Mole

We peek out of our bunkers like weary moles Blinking into the light to see the shine of a new dawn πŸŒ‘ Our eyes may be red unable to focus We may be disorientated confused πŸŒ‘ But like the weary mole we have a conundrum To head back down into our hole and hide from […]

More

The Shape from the Mountain

From the snow capped mountain clambers a mysterious form Each huge step taken a fight against the snowstorm πŸŒ‘ The advancing image is impossible for me to portray It’s an imagining from dreams or possibly the doomsday πŸŒ‘ Footprints in the snow beyond earthly reality Their host can only be arcane beastly πŸŒ‘ Rarely seen, […]

More

The Lords of War

In whose name do they fight Differences they can only settle by might πŸŒ‘ Levellers of destruction The Lords of War Causing carnage laughing bathing in the gore πŸŒ‘ No mandate no plebiscite The Lords of War humanity’s most terrible blight

More

The Lists

As I sit and reflect I make a list Depression tick Anxiety tick Suicidal twice tick πŸŒ‘ Now I tear up the list start afresh Love tick Hope tick Future most definitely tick πŸŒ‘ We must always remember to make two lists tick

More

Dragon Dreams

When the dragon approaches do we cower in fear Or gaze in marvel and shed a tear πŸŒ‘ I don’t see the dragon as being our foe but rather magic they can bestow πŸŒ‘ A lucky omen I see them to be For they are a threat to no degree πŸŒ‘ If you dream of […]

More