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Eyes

As I shut my eyes Your radiant visage is at the corner of my vision  Your presence warms my soul Your hand guides my journey  Your wisdom allows me to see the truth  Your courage fortifies my own  πŸŒ‘ I long to shut my eyes againΒ  So I can be in your company once more

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Fragments

Cloudless night  Why are there no stars I look for you but you are not there πŸŒ‘ Faithful moonΒ  You are there Basking us in your dim light πŸŒ‘ You remind usΒ  The universe is endless  Time is eternal  πŸŒ‘ We are butΒ  the smallest fragments of the whole

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Simple Pilgrim

Just a simple pilgrim of life I am A sojourner of dreams  A wayfarer of thoughts  πŸŒ‘ The wonder of words is my loveΒ  The magic of music is my muse  The enchantment of art is my saviour  πŸŒ‘ The unnecessity of antagonism is my adversityΒ  The constancy of conflict is my nemesis  The abundance […]

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Phases

We praise you πŸŒ‘ All your glorious phases Waning, waxing Crescent, gibbous Full, new Bring awe and wonder πŸŒ‘ You go by many names Selene Khonsu Luna Chandra Amongst a few πŸŒ‘ When life feels troubled To gaze at you and your brothers and sisters the constellations Brings peace and hope πŸŒ‘ You are a […]

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Senses

I think we must be blind We don’t see the world as others do We see conflict, suffering  πŸŒ‘ I think we must be deaf We don’t hear the world as others do We hear cries for help, pleas  πŸŒ‘ I think we must be voiceless  Our voices are unheard  We shout but are just […]

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Free

You are in there somewhere Where you and your herd roam Within the imposing deep dark forest is your concealed and safe home πŸŒ‘ You are our neighbour we rarely see Just knowing you are there wild and free Fills our heart with joy and glee

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Silver White

Silver white in the haze Magical and mystical  it is impossible not to gaze With the bright sun reflecting  your majestic horn appears ablaze πŸŒ‘ With a heart so pure  even evil is afraid You help to reassure  there is good when we feel unsure πŸŒ‘ As the gusty wind blew  I’m sure  I saw […]

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The Snare

To have your strength of heart For we crave the glorious smell of freedom To force our chains to expel πŸŒ‘ To have your keen sight For we desire to be shrewdly aware of mischief To sidestep humanity’s snare πŸŒ‘ With your spirit we are united You protect us from being unsighted

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Seven Years

Abchanchu sneers through the blackness nature retreats from his sight For he is the dark the night the not living πŸŒ‘ With each solemn step grass dies underfoot murkiness left behind no life just the absence of all πŸŒ‘ Even the moon hides so not to be observed The apparition consumes all that catches his […]

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Kaleidoscope of Many Things

What am I? A husband father friend πŸŒ‘ I’m a kaleidoscope of many things None shine brightly The whole is a dull shimmering light With occasional flares of colour πŸŒ‘ I’m a chameleon to many I am what you want Different for each person But that is not me πŸŒ‘ I am a kaleidoscope of […]

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Roam

Adorable cutes of the Indian Ocean Their cuddly faces cause a delightful emotion πŸŒ‘ Madagascar is their home We need save their habitat so they can continue to roam πŸŒ‘ Humankind in it’s β€œwisdom” Destroys the rain forests to expand its kingdom πŸŒ‘ As King Julien would say β€œThey are aliens! Savage aliens from the […]

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The Eyes

Smothering air Spectral darkness Isolated Lost πŸŒ‘ A wrong turn taken, dead end found Decision, retrace steps or wait in the ghostly gloom πŸŒ‘ Foot steps heard a distance away but seemingly getting closer πŸŒ‘ Silence maybe misheard, mistaken just paranoia setting in Calm returns πŸŒ‘ Breathing slows heartbeat softens The panic has retreated πŸŒ‘ […]

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The Jester

Keeping up appearances is what we do Whilst on the inside our mood is completely blue πŸŒ‘ We smile and chat as if all is fine The reality is not so benign πŸŒ‘ We are the jester all happy and content but in our mind we are suffering anguish and torment πŸŒ‘ We all need […]

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Paradox

Our faith is our heart Our courage comes from our faith πŸŒ‘ Our belief is our knowledge Our path follows our belief πŸŒ‘ Our sanity comes from peace Peace is found in our heart πŸŒ‘ Our spirit is our aura Our aura is found in our faith πŸŒ‘ Our values are our own Derived from […]

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Threatened

What a wonder she is Silently following her course A goddess in white A glistening blue sapphire πŸŒ‘ She is ageless, graceful Calm yet powerful A force of nature πŸŒ‘ She glistens in the midday sun A bright star in a cloudless night A sparkling diamond in a special ring πŸŒ‘ A phenomenon an enigma […]

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Support

Did I conceal Once yes, but not now It was my hidden secret For too long, far too long πŸŒ‘ My illness hidden from my family, friends nearly took my life πŸŒ‘ Many mistakes I made Firstly not accepting, recognising That I needed help πŸŒ‘ Then I craved support but never asked πŸŒ‘ My mistakes […]

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Mental Health

Are you ok is what people ask Whilst you hide your true feelings behind your face mask πŸŒ‘ You don’t want to be a burden or seen as weak So yes you answer even though all you want to do is weep πŸŒ‘ We all shouldn’t have to feel this way But have the confidence […]

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Our Ancestor

We are the children of the Moon For she is our other-worldly Mother If we revere her as our ancestor her cosmic power we can discover πŸŒ‘ She wraps her aura around us we are covered in her cloak Wrapped tightly within her warmth her power and wisdom we can invoke πŸŒ‘ For she is […]

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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 […]

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The Sum

Sparkling eyes unclouded by hate Radiant mouth closed to spite Pure thoughts are consecrate πŸŒ‘ Is this the ideal being When I look in the mirror that is not whom I’m seeing πŸŒ‘ Faults, contradictions and flaws permeate my heart and soul Nevertheless I’m more than the sum of the whole

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Time and Space

With your infinite grace and beauty you teach that love can endure through time and space For it is magical and pure πŸŒ‘ You guide us to understand the depth of our soul the beauty that we are how to make ourselves whole πŸŒ‘ You are companion to many A glorious light to seek For […]

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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 […]

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The Gift

The gift of the Mohawks for they were betrayed keepers of the eastern door ancestral lands appropriated πŸŒ‘ The gift of the Incas for they were plundered the four regions gold and treasures confiscated πŸŒ‘ We can go on and on and on πŸŒ‘ The gift of old Cultures for they were destroyed mankind didn’t […]

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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

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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 […]

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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

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Breathing

When anxiety bites Or the grip of depression looms I stare at the moon πŸŒ‘ Observing its surface The subtle shades The patterns caused by eon old impact craters πŸŒ‘ Mesmerised by its dim shimmering light πŸŒ‘ As I contemplate my breathing slows calm comes over me πŸŒ‘ For the moon’s beauty and radiance brings […]

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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 […]

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The Hermit

Dreamy solitude Wonderful, thought provoking peaceful πŸŒ‘ For to be a thought and word hermit Hidden from the world, alone Just you and words πŸŒ‘ A silent sanctuary of imagination and prose What a dream

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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 […]

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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 […]

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