Tag Archives: death

The time has arrived – Poem

The time has arrived You hit the age I heard the voice say When people you know, friends and family Coworkers, acquaintances reach the point When life’s frailty becomes blatantly obvious Hair loss happens way to fast As chemicals course … Continue reading

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Life Love Lost – Poem

As many of you know, my dad recently passed away. This poem is not actually about him, but I share that bit as there was a lot of support from family and friends and it was much appreciated. I have … Continue reading

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Visitor in the night – Poem – NaPoWriMo2013

Had a dream last week… Miss you pops! Visitor in the night It’s a strange kind of thing When you wake from a dream With a tear in your eye Over what you’ve just seen Loved one alive Though your … Continue reading

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Long slow drag – Poem – NaPoWriMo2013

Wow have I got some ground to cover  for NaPoWriMo2013… but not likely tonight. I’ll get there though, don’t you worry 😀 Long slow drag Long slow drag Ash kicks to life Bright orange flare Smoky fingers reach in To … Continue reading

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Pops smile – Poem – NaPoWriMo2013

Pops smile It’s been less than two weeks And it’s still hard to grasp That the last hug I gave you Is really the last I won’t see your hair Combed over just so Or kiss your cheek With stubbly … Continue reading

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For Pops – who I’m sure is resting in peace – poem

On the morning of the 22nd of March, a little over a week ago, my dad passed away. The following Sunday, after helping one of my kids with a school project and sending him off to bed around midnight, I … Continue reading

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Our new tide – Response Poem

This is a second response poem to a poem written by Franzad…  here .  To see other poetry I’ve done based on inspiration from poems, comments, paintings, photos and music, do a search on my blog for “Inspired by” Enjoy!   … Continue reading

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