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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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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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