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The boys

They hugged as brothers no doubt in this nannas mind …. / These boys have been raised with love and grace and taught to be kind …

Stitched up

Life

The broken heart

The self frowns and sits upon a silence of pity / What she’s sees ain’t too pretty / A puff of poison cripples her soul / Fl…

As I sat upon this chair

RIP darling Sarah ….. Too young to fly on angels wings

Just us

I’m blessed for the years of memories that soothe my soul …. / The happiness that has my eyes weeping with laughter …. /…

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I’ve done the best I can

Pitiful

I’m sorry I don’t wish to disturb your happiness / My hands are cupped with tears that fall on ears of silence / My loneliness…

Ready to jump

Pathetic paths of life Criss cross each other… / Nobody hears the pain of silence / On a concrete face / Smiling isn’t meant …

Mousey mousey

The shelf was bare bar her thoughts / Thoughts simple but not allowed / The mind of a simpleton second guesses / The laughing thoughts of…

Fifty five

The hard shell felt brittle against the heart of good / Nausea filled the soul / Bleeding itself into every corner of sorrow / She’…

A whim

Fairy floss coats a tongue full of venom

She finds her way

The scarlet robe embraced her flesh / The mesh like satin whispers to her embellished loins / A slip of a girl dressed to please only sel…

The clown

One chance of whimsical / To Swing On rainbows / While my heart wishes the stars for you / Thrown aside dreams of reality / Sours the ve…

Be kind to others / Life isn’t always what it seems …. / Once I was I young and followed my dreams …. / Things change in …

No Entry

A bright red heart pumps love into my soul / A face of laughter sits just below the pulse / A smirk follows a grimace and a nod of the hea…

I am me ….

There but for the grace of God go I …. / Did you leave your heart on a shelf marked with no understanding… / No empathy no-car…

Not quite 800 words

Life offers challenges that most accept as usual . There are some of us that choose to not take that challenge but push the bar higher . / …

Challenging

Life offers challenges that most accept as usual . There are some of us that choose to not take that challenge but push the bar higher . / …

Damn

Broken dreams fluff my soul… / Clouds drift on a whisper of a dream / Smiling isn’t meant for fools / Silence reaps it’s …

Almost

Did the splatter of raindrops / settle on your heart / When all your shortcomings / Left me truly in the dark / Too foggy from emotion / …

Broken

The mist of Winter’s morning makes my soul weep …. / Tears of loss dampen my cheeks…. / Their trail finds no smile upon …

Chilling cold winds

could the storm brewing be a slice of life / cut through a day of normal / intent on magical spells / whispering in your pretty shell pink…

Cold cold heart

the beating heart thumped silently to them all / as the icy dagger of his words did truly fall / for words of cruelty with warm intent / no…

Nothing….

a single teardrop falls / one heart must surely break / no one dares notice / the sorrow on your face / bleeding hearts scream loudly / bli…
Sunrise by SimplyRed Green with Envy by SimplyRed

Should the madness leave you cold

Twas eighteen minutes to two / what to do what to do / a shiver runs down the spine / all my thoughts are truly mine / a grab of the collar…

Under my hat

I kept it under my hat / as any good woman should / those thoughts and screams / that were no good… / A smile of kindness / a grin …

The Bubble of Spring….

Could you cast a spell of goblins / witches and such …. / the bygone days / leave my spine eerie…. / laughter is not a trait /…

The Stillness leaves me cold ….

‘twas a Winter’s eve / stillness nestled / amongst the fallen Autumn leaves / rustling with a gentle swish / the silence held m…

Hidden

she dwelled not on the here and now / but rather the years gone by… / all her dreams… hanging / melancholy kinda crushed / R…
Winter Wonderland by SimplyRed

A Loud Silence

the loud silence / a tune known by all / but admitted by none / ’xcept the elephant in the room

The snow settles on a warm heart…

just shooting the Winter breeze :)

A word

thank you / for listening / to my silent tears…

It looks like rain…..screamed the bright cl…

Freedom she screamed / good for the soul … / not for the faint hearted / nor the weak!!! / A mere glimpse of the “coulda been&#…

Sometimes ’tis the shadow that gives the br…

my shadow moves perfectly / step by step behind me / it may be to my left or right / it depends not on day nor night / it can shiver in the…

Clinging to the vines of life…

this year has been such a hard year for all the folk …I love and care for

I cant tell ya….how good the bleeding shelf…

Some days I dust off the shelf of turn back time / it feels good for the soul…. / stuck on repeat …repeat / the taste of strawb…

The Popcorn stifled her heart … choking the…

She gasped for breath, as the familiar stench of popcorn wafted past her nostrils. A sudden jerk of realisation hit her like a bus meeting …

The Dutch Iris bloomed and life was coloured purp…

This morning was like any other morning / I woke tired and thoughts of the new day dawned / Work , life , people and blah blah blah……

The Sad Heart

The sad heart feels sorrow / driftwood floating…. / a tide of emotion / floats upon thee / drift sad heart… drift / floating to…

A wad of spit and a ball of hope …

I wish to spin a yarn of silken gold / a story most famous to behold / tender to the touch / and pure of heart / with both eyes closed / sq…

If the shoe fits wear the equinoxal winds….

tis a mere thought :)

A sprinkle of Mother Earth… kisses the Ange…

It was a lose your hard Cancerian shell / kinda day……. / I stretched and wriggled free / with a zippity doo da smile of indulg…

The heart bleeds and hides in a corner of darknes…

pain regret sorrow

With a hand under her chin the screen flicked to …

a bit o silly

Just for Me Alone……….

I kiss the salty tears / that fall from these sad eyes / surreal reality……. / shadows my here and now / just for me alone̷…

The Hummingbird was silent as the loud world sang

life love and the Beast of Cancer

N o one talks about the Elephant in the room̷…

love lost life’s pain disappointment

A Poplar tree and a Sprig of Friendship

a simple thought on the sisterhood friendship

May dementia think of YOU

for all those I care for,,,and then some

heartsong

sometimes…. / strength is the heartsong / of all who listen in silence / to it’s it beat

Your deck of cards….

perfection sits on a pretty shelf / embossed with beads of gold / a sad and lonely place / creaking softly into the night…. / shiver…

Your glass house….

anger and rage

She hated popcorn (pt 1)

a different view on life…

My Christmas Mojo

I found my Christmas Mojo / it was staring me in the face / not under the bed / but in the very right place / Yipee yahoo life’s doin…

My heart weighs heavy

My heart weighs heavy with reasons I do not know, / my mind is confused and in a state of “busy Lizzy” … / I have sprin…

Old walls….

shivering with regret / I feel the old walls / talking their banter / of happy……. / shouting voices of chatter / laughter and y…

Last Supper

I love you Julie xxx

’Twas tradition after all Santa….

thoughts of my heart…..’twas tradition after all…weigh heavily on an Angels heart

The Mighty Penis…..let’s play it safe

a fleshy pink chunk of / blood pumping love / sent from Adam / or someone above / the power you exemplify / leaves us gals all mystified …

Whispering echoes of my mind…………

a harsh silence falls / in the stillness / and misty minds of now / winding feeble footsteps / on a road of self respect / I climbed the …

Never ending thread

My fragile heart has been broken / numerous times…..I’ve lost count / but I soon learnt to cover the cracks and rips / I carefu…

Looking for me…under a roof of “Title…

I have always been someones’ “daughter” / “sister”,“cousin”,“niece”, “friend…
Scarlet love by SimplyRed

A patch of Paradise …..

A patch of paradise is found in the most unusual places / it could be the smile on your friends or families faces….. / A patch of par…

Blank canvas

Each / day is a / blank / canvas / you / decide / the / brush strokes
Ray of sunshine by SimplyRed

Dreamtime…….

Our People…….Our Land / Our Country / my dreamtime……. / paperbark gums / grow and sway / riverbanks are dry / Dry s…

The Bewitching

encased with indifference / my bleeding heart / lends itself on a platter / for you to devour / feast upon my soul / and leave skeletal rem…

Oh……….. it’s been so long

did I let you know I missed you / the very core of all that exists within you / the words of pure magic / the images of vivid life and col…

Old Mantel…nothing new

a generous vessel of love / cupped with both hands / placed precariously / on the big oak mantel / teetering but balanced / with our giving…

Nought Pain and Slumber……

settling on my piece of / everyday….. / I watched you shuffle / closer…. / nearer / but never enough / polishing / my alwa…

I guess I’m Aussie through and through

I guess I’m Aussie / through and through / My eyes emerald green / not Scandinavian blue / A stroll on the beach / is the order of t…

Who would I adore if not you

gently exhaling / the mere thought of you / in quiet moments / silence…. / embraces me in chills / of reflective past / your ghost fl…

Pocket full of air…………

I like my pockets / it’s where I keep / my stuff you know / keys,tissues, notes to self / you know the kinda stuff / day to day drea…

Cup o’ noodles and a pair of thongs…..

His long grey curly beard / and mad wirey hair / struck me at first glance…. / nicotine stained and unwashed / his chipped, long fing…

A web of golden threads

invisible / golden threads / of not / so / perfect / lace intricate / thoughts of life / across my heart / and creep softly / into my / ver…

Licking lips of delicious

I savour the drizzle of ink / flowing from your heart / dribbling freely… / on my eager chin / licking lips to quench my thirst / sa…
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