Tag Archives: poem

May 16th, 2017

The edges of things

Where the mountains meet sky Where rocks break sea Where skin touches skin And breath is breathed in Where a knife’s edge curls wood Where hands shape clay Where thought becomes form And beauty is made Where minds grow invention Where pen marks page Where words start stories And ink bleeds and fades Where streams […]

Jan 16th, 2017

It’s just a poem, ok. Mostly.

I don’t want to be angry any more, or sad, or exhausted I don’t want to feel resentment or despair Irritation, disappointment Fear But I can’t walk away I can’t not see, not know, not care I think I remember how to be happy Content At peace But I do not know how to get […]

Jul 27th, 2013

Poetry of the wee small hours

Insomnia – a poem Bedside lamp ticks, metal cowl cooling Slower, slower, tick…tick…silence The NAS grunks as a laptop backs up Good data protection habits erode sleep My husband snores and couplets form I reach for my phone. (Written at 2:30am)