Eyes closed, face wan, not sleeping, yet not awake
Trapped cruelly in her dying cocoon
Gasping pitifully for consciousness, life.
I know she senses me, smells me, longs to speak.... more »
Can’t see, can’t read, can’t work
Who would choose to live in a half-lit world... more »
Hear My Cry
I am safe here in my cosy, cocooned world
Warm, frozen, suspended in the moment of you.
I lift up my hand and stroke your hair. I cry
You wipe away my tears. Together we smile... more »
I Dream Dreams......
I dream dreams of a garden
Perfect in all its detail:
Wisteria tunnels, a living gazebo... more »
I walk not in melancholy mood
I am content.
Silently at my side
You walk contentedly.... more »
Last Day Of The Summer Term
The last day of the summer term!
Yet paradoxically this da seems longer
Than the rest of the whole school year put together!... more »
So many sea shells!
Strange to think the worlds they knew
No longer exit.
Yet in existing for us... more »
Sweet feelings for you I could not convey.
You came into my life briefly.
Hardly time to test the attraction which in you
I sensed... more »
I wonder why he is so very quiet
He hardly speaks at all. He sits and stares
And looks as if he isn’t there at all.
How do you reach a boy like that... more »