Transition

From her tippy toes to the top of her head Warmth rising Flushing her cheeks To a glorious rosy red * Giddiness, joy, elation Her head did spin Was it the champagne Or daily life intoxication * A beautiful memory A face looking at her Feeling nostalgic oh dear how young we were * HerContinue reading “Transition”

A crushed dream

Tell me words of love Hold me to you tight Wrap your warm arms around me I promise I won’t wriggle or fight * Whisper in my ear How much you love me so Look into my face with affection Please don’t let me go * Sit me on your knee Jiggle me up andContinue reading “A crushed dream”

A seed is planted

A seed is planted Growth begins Healthy roots equals solid values We grow our foundation, spreading deep within . The trunk Unwavering solidity Withstanding storms It sways, but it stands strong Reflecting our enduring integrity . The branches Different paths and lessons in one lifetime Diverse journeys, various directions . The leaves are cycles weContinue reading “A seed is planted”

Roots of Goodness

Dear mum, * * Tender in heart, motherly in nature My maker, my giver My mentor My teacher * * Your life, a story etched upon your beautiful face It tells of a life lived It was hard, there were challenges You lived through it all, full of grace * * Enduring more the manyContinue reading “Roots of Goodness”

Anzac Day – we will never forget

Every year I attend dawn service for Anzac Day. Every year the crowd grows. Every year I watch younger generations joining in with the older generations connected in spirit to remember those who fought for our country and lost their lives. Every year I cry for those we lost. On this day, every year IContinue reading “Anzac Day – we will never forget”

Beyond the trees

A second chance The ugly truth We no longer breathed fresh air humanities termination A world which allowed regrettable ruination * We were destructive Imagine earth with an altered twist Mankind neglected it they now cease to exist * Animals living together Respect, kindness now prevails in this world Trees replenished, clean oceans Endless space,Continue reading “Beyond the trees”

The Path

In the beginning the path is smooth Unencumbered, no burden Heart and words gave only truth Time moves on I beg it slow Masks removed Thy wrinkles show Undulating journey Now tired and worn The road gets bumpier We gaze forlorn The trail walked cracks were showing The lights were on Highlighting the path ofContinue reading “The Path”

Teach me about life

Teach me Did you feel me move I’m playing in your tummy I am coming very soon I can’t wait to meet you mummy * Daddy lay your hands on me Gently touch mummy’s tummy I will be your most precious human irreplaceable, no amount of money * I’m coming into your world I’ll beContinue reading “Teach me about life”