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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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Tawny Owl

Tawny Owl Are you hither Your rustle is heard Like a whisper πŸŒ‘ Your presence I can sense That eerie feeling and suspense πŸŒ‘ Always close but never seen Hidden in the tree so green

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Geri and Freki

The great wolves Geri and Freki feast in honour in his dinning hall whilst he drinks wine watching the brave fallen brawl πŸŒ‘ His loyal companions sit at his thrown whilst one sleeps, the other is awake eagerly watching and guarding their duty to him they will never forsake

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Morning Light

The owl is my eyes and my spiritual shield with her at my side everything is revealed πŸŒ‘ The moon is my light which guides my course as I seek my destination and source πŸŒ‘ Nature is my teacher that the future is bright However dark it seems there will be morning light

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My Nocturnal Friend

My nocturnal friend How you see what is invisible to me How you hear what is silent to me  My guide through the dark  To sidestep the pitfalls that lie in my path  πŸŒ‘ My nocturnal friend  How you see the truth that is hidden from me  How you know that which is unknown to […]

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Compass

Which way? North, South, East, West  πŸŒ‘ It’s difficult to locate the path Which will give me contentment and rest πŸŒ‘ Meandering from here to there, lost In the menagerie  Hoping my compass is true and will guide me to my destiny πŸŒ‘ My honest companion, navigate my travels to the end The journey will […]

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The Rickety Fence

Like an old rickety fence I am In a gentle wind I move  Swaying this way and that  πŸŒ‘ In blustery gusts I sway further, creaking  But upright I stay πŸŒ‘ How I fear the stormΒ  My old timbers may not hold A lifetime of battering has done its worse  πŸŒ‘ But if the storm […]

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The Nomad

The dusty trail the Nomad walks Beyond voluptuous valleys Across fields of sun burnt pastures  The chaotic world left behind  πŸŒ‘ With no one in sight  He walks without sound or murmur  In quiet contemplation of that he has left  And of the future unknown  πŸŒ‘ With each step of his worn boots The weight […]

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Wednesday

A God of times past Woden was his name The Anglo Saxons celebrated his fame πŸŒ‘ Today he is remembered by a day of the week Woden’s Day became Wednesday so his name we still speak πŸŒ‘ The old Gods as they are known left their mark long after they sat on the throne

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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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