Poetry

Poetry
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Too Sensitive
They say you are too sensitive
Labelled from life’s start
Attempts to fool your mind
To harden a gentle heart...Read More!


Spider Affirmation
I’m not afraid of spiders
Or wonder if they’re there
When sitting down outside
I don’t look ‘neath the chair...Read More!


Natures Rainbow Message
Red and yellow, pink and green
What can it possibly mean?...Read More!


The Sun Came Out Today
The sun came out today
Though the skies were grey
And I was feeling rather blue
In an strange kind of way...Read More!



Practical Me!
The room is dark and gloomy
It’s quiet and lonely here
If it weren’t for occasional light
I’d probably be in fear...Read More!



Hear It With Your Heart
The quest ensues...Read More!



Imagine, For One Moment
Imagine…
For one moment
If perfection reigned supreme
The evidence of reality
Transformed into the dream...Read More!


Australians Divided
Australians can be a divided lot
When it comes to important things
The royal wedding was being relayed
But football is what Friday night brings...Read More!


Patriotic Duty
Patriotic duty
Destination, an ocean far
For family and country
A young man follows a distant star...Read More!


The Wonders of Home
I travel the world every day
Marvelling at wonders from afar
The pure whiteness of the Antarctica
Endless red dunes of Africa...Read More!


Henry - No 2
Our neighbours asked us to pet sit
It wouldn’t take much work at all
A little yellow canary named Henry
Was brought through our front door...Read More!


There Is Always Hope
Tears to cleanse and heal the pain
Hearts to live and sing again
Everyone from near and far
Rests their wishes upon a star...Read More!


Bird Mail
A little Willy-Wag-Tail bird
Came to visit a few weeks ago
It hopped around the garden
And put on quite a splendid show...Read More!


Tears of Reflection
Old and wise
Proudly you stand
A portrait of perseverance
And timelessness...Read More!


The Moment
The moment is
As the moment lasts
And casts its wings
Form the morning past...Read More!


Mice Warning
There are mice in the house.
There are mice near and far.
But the latest news is perplexing;
about a mouse in my sisters car.....Read More!


Broken promises,
twisted wreck.
Somehow, somewhere
it all began
on raw hope.
A way in, a way out…....Read More!


I Was There
You did not know
I was there when you stood under the old maple tree,
yearning for what was beyond the distant blue tinged hills,
tears streaming down your cheeks unchecked, 
your heart aching for your mothers arms.
I was there........Read More!


I love a wondrous country
surrounded by her sea;
God’s centre of the land
in peace and harmony.........Read More!


It’s difficult to know how it happens
And it’s never easy to remember, when.
It creeps up slowly and silently
And becomes a traitorous, best friend........Read More!


Alone at last, thirty years past;
it seems like yesterday somehow.
You encourage me from the corner
though I still keep my vow........Read More!


It was many many years ago
that our friend came to stay.
She jumped over the back fence
and charmed us that very day........Read More!


It’s Friday night in Aussie land,
and while the young ones part-tay;
we of the older generation,
have fun our own way........Read More!


You are my love,
you have always been part of me.

Your strength and power are unequalled,
and I feel empowered with you by my side........Read More!


Dear Ex Boss,
In regard to you firing me today,
I feel the need to say;
I made your coffee the way you liked best,
I just added a touch of gin to give you an hourly zest........Read More!


This is a little ditty
about a man named, Itsa Pity,
who stubbed his toe on the office chair........Read More!


Love is the flower that blooms eternally,.......Read More!


I need to write a shopping list;
I'm always forgetting 'this' or 'that'.
If I write down what I can think of,
by shopping time I'll have it down pat........Read More!


Ideas flood a once tranquil mind.

There is no where to go,
except with the flow.

Days and nights of writing;
fingers aching from overuse.

There is no excuse........Read More!


Gunna was in interesting fella
he always had a yarn to tell;

When others were at a loss for words
Gunna's words kept you under a spell;.......Read More!