Smile: A Poem

Hi there! It’s been quite a while since I posted, for a couple of reasons. I got quite tired and stressed towards the end of term, then didn’t have much time over Christmas, and then I was climbing mountains in Scotland for a week over New Year – I got back yesterday! It was a … More Smile: A Poem

Disappear: A Poem

Hi there! I hope you enjoy this poem that I wrote this evening. Please comment with any feedback you might have, as I’m always looking to improve my writing. Thanks! What would you miss Of me, were I To disappear, to fade away Into the sea, the sky, would the lack Of me cast shadows … More Disappear: A Poem

Loneliness: A Poem

My heart beats With the intensity of a maelstrom, Pounding away at this empty ache, Demanding to be filled, demanding To be held Demanding A presence left absent like A pebble on the seashore, small, Insignificant, cold; it aches like a hurricane Ripping apart a tumult inside, Tearing out my heart and tossing it To … More Loneliness: A Poem

Absence: A Poem

Hi there! Please enjoy this poem that I actually wrote yesterday, but decided to share this evening. As always I love to get feedback so please feel free to leave a comment with your thoughts! Thanks. And what do I do now? With this ache you’ve left inside my chest, I clung so tight in … More Absence: A Poem

Voice: A Poem

  Hi there! Please enjoy this little poem that I wrote this evening. As always, feel free to leave a comment with your views. And it was with you I found the voice I thought I’d lost So long ago

Where Now: A Poem

Hi there! Hope you enjoy this short poem that I wrote this evening. But where now Do you sleep, now that The tide has come in and swept away The driftwood, the palace That you built from weeds Adorned with sea glass, smoothed By salt as you have been, Rough edges eroded Away by time? … More Where Now: A Poem

Where I Once Was Empty, I Now Find Peace: A Poem

Hi there! Sometimes you’re just in too good a mood to write the sad poem you were going for, and this happens. Go find the things that fill your life with colour! There exists beneath these surfaces, A void, the containment of a Hollow shell, a distinct and grey-scale lack, And emptiness; the colours Bleached … More Where I Once Was Empty, I Now Find Peace: A Poem