Sitting on the porch Morning waves to passers-by Simple joys remain.
Surrounded, this beautyCaptures my glance;Small flowers, garden pathsEnfold me, entranced. Wealthy beyond the ken of men:To the East, great hills;To the South, the sea;To the West, deep river;To the North, tall trees. Giddy with joy,I twirl and I twist;Falling deeply in loveWith beauty’s sweet kiss.
Cast out amidst the fields,As sun approaches zenith.I wander to wander:Nowhere to go or to beExcept pounding this cracked earthWith eager footsteps. Without guide or map,Mounting each new browPromises unforeseen treasures,Unfolding secrets of the land. “Come forth,”She beckons.“Come run with me.See my garmentsGreen and flowing.Put […]
A clap echoingInto boundless spaceSo vastThat no sound disturbs. All ravings and rantingsOf my feverish mindHalt with abundant, flowingSilence. Confronted with peaceAll gradually sinks to restAn inner wealth glowsAs a million treasures delicately whisper my name. A tiny hoverfly fans its wingsA breeze breathes this […]
Tarmac drive Leading to uneventful building Trees frame left and right Long road stretching either side Holding mummy’s hand Or someone else’s perhaps? Banal, boring, bland And yet so vivid So memorable A snapshot in an early mind A lone sparkle Glimmering in the dark […]