Borg Lady

  What have I got to complain about? I have a roof over my head, Food on my table, Change in my pocket, A man who loves me, And three wonderful children. My life is perfect. “Carriage seven of eight…” Next station: Somewhere Else. Even the Borg Lady in all her Computerised wisdom knows That […]

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Transformation

Countless shadows pass before me and I am stark naked in front of bright fire, ready, entrenched in the moment as a seed in the earth waiting to spring forth, to break with conditioning and lamentable action. To cast aside the tides of chains that have tethered me and my kin to the soil that […]

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Super-*#&%ing Hero

Inerrant margins suppress the urge to fly away To remove from my slumber the penitent Dregs of reform and mayhem caught in A beautiful dance like two lovers embraced, Stretched across a canvas painted with Treachery and compassion. One foot engendered in retreat, the Other firmly placed, balancing old with New. Triumphant and visually impaired, […]

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My Choice

My Choice I who owe my life to thee, Indebted for the life I lead, Am here to speak of truths unknown, By those who walk their paths alone. Freedom beckons, as freedom brings, The words I say, to help me sing, To those who listen open-eyed; With wakeful ears, a choice descried. For here, […]

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The Spear King

  The Spear King  –   You are a welcome thorn in my side, Ever reminding me of what I am here to do. You dwell beneath my soul like A spectre from an ancient land, Ever present in my dreams and In my heart. You haunt me with your thoughts, And the brilliance with […]

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Shadows of Love

Shadows of Love     All this in my name, Yet as I enter No-one knows my face. I walk amongst them, Yet no-one knows I’m here. Were they expecting Fanfares, or carriages Of light? Were they expecting Absolution without First asking why? Did they think I would anoint them With love and compassion, Without […]

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Flesh and Faith

Flesh and Faith Of saints and marching men, The law-abiding tomes, And subscribers of faith. Flesh be blessed, And faith be atoned. Here within lies Secret’s quest; Your journey’s end, And heart’s rejoice. A gift bestowed Upon your soul, To heal thee well, And make you whole. Be well, and be aware. Make blessed Your […]

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The Face of Truth

The Face of Truth You have travelled upon a distant path, On a quest long forgotten by most. You carry within you the key To the uppermost secrets of nature. Knowledge has its time, as do you. A Seeker you are, seeking far and wide, Into the depths of the unknown, And where others will […]

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Farewell – (IntPoWriMo – Day 21)

Farewell     So long faithful friend I’ve come to bid you warm farewell. In hindsight I have kept my promise Though I did not think this day Would come, and hoped we would Never part. I forgive us both For all our quarrels, but remember Only sentimental journeys, shared As two who would travel […]

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