Poem: A Beautiful Scene – 15/01/20

I force myself through the grandly carved, imposing doors, permitting myself internally, proudly, I am inside. Had I been willingly welcomed in, I'd have not insisted on this erroneous entrance. In awe, I look around and above, the high ceilings are dotted with colourful scene upon scene of love, adoration, and protective eyes, creating a [...]

Poem: Privy – 14/01/20

Are you privy to the facts which surround? Those which carefully guard the keyhole, preventing curious spiders with their sticky traps of webbing to dance over the edges, these facts smile at you, begging you forth, beckoning with a laced fingertip, a hardened nail with something underneath, between the skin.   Who says you are [...]

Poem: Suspended – 12/01/20

She hangs mid-air, suspended, as though from faint fairy strings, with the mischievous beings, barely there, holding her aloft, chattering quietly, smiling, sparkling, socialising among themselves.   She understands she is not perfect, she’s been sneered at and jeered at all year, a hopeless reach into the view for perfection she’s been striving for, because [...]