Poem 12 – We Love Sleep

  Sleep is his absolute favourite 12 hours a day, that’s just basic A comfortable blanket and ample space That’s how he likes to savour it Any hour of the day he picks Not a cuddler but loves curling up That’s my cat, a tiny…

#24 Stardust

Stardust stardust born, exploding supernova, embers in my blood, my skin, my hair, the earth beneath my feet, my place called home, whether I search the distant night-time sky or turn quietly inward, I feel the pull calling me back to stardust.

HOPE /prompt 24/8am

Hope is that which gives us strength To make it through the hardest days Never lose it, lest we refrain From putting forth maximum gain In every day there’s got to be A place of faith and H-O-P-E ~Rebeli

to stardust you shall return

Stardust is what we are made of and we shall return to that I will not be tied to the earth The wind will pick me up Throw me out into the stratosphere and I will slip between the spaces in our magnetic shield to…

Sleep deprived, depraved, deneeded

Awake for over twenty-four hours at work on a project pulling an all-nighter far easier when I was far younger My clock got sluggish at three A.M. and all I hear in my head is Cat Stevens singing ‘Morning has Broken…’ I need to add…

Cowboy Feng’s Spacebar and Grill

Perfect matzo ball soup Is one thing you will find here Musicians who have played together For many years Their homes are long gone Lost two hundred years ago Kept safe in the walls Of the restaurant they run Many don’t stray far Or you…

Perfect/ prompt 23/ 7 am

In as much as we would like Nothing is perfect in any light Only God can boast of this And even then He doesn’t do it We try our best to live our lives But we forget our life is His life It is His…

Tenderness

I am gentle with most I am firm with those who need it To myself, I am savage Every mistake is a marr, a sin Sometimes I wish I could show myself half the tenderness That I give to others

About You

Celebrate Celebrate celebrate You Congratulations to yourself no matter how small the trial you’ve gotten through Recreate Recreate recreate You Reciprocate cheers and time and treasure given when giving didn’t seem cool Prostrate Prostrate prostrate You Communication with your God who provides for you to…

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