Poem: The Mauve Gown – 08/05/20

I need to stop I tell myself, I need to stop this now, the needle pulling through the silk, the soft material.   I can’t keep sewing, creating, making, while my heartbeat thuds and pounds, the danger’s lurking, my task’s undertaken, can I truly wear this garment loud and proud?   To them it announces [...]

Poem: Mermaid – 23/02/20

Searching, seeking, waiting, As though pressed against a boulder by the shore, Awaiting a mere glimpse of a mermaid, Even a speckle of her tail, To prove her reality, that she truly exists. This mermaid shall not, Cannot be a myth.   Waiting, Quietly tempted by the rolling water, Gentle yet unique in its miniature [...]

Poem: Floating – 22/12/19

Here I float, in this ether of dreamy fluffiness, in this air of pillowy indefiniteness,   where I am swimming, arm over arm I transport my body, less than willing from the beginning, where did it start? it’s all so blurry.   The billowing surroundings breathe around my form as though they are carefully brushing, [...]