A World Beyond Repair

Death, destruction, despair. A world beyond repair. Terror, tyranny and tears. Victims of all years. Nations wiped - genocide, People look on worldwide. Governments, police: corrupt, To protect or destruct? Refugees turned away, Despite room for them to stay. Attacks worldwide without reprieve, Only white lives are grieved. More flowing blood than water, No end … Continue reading A World Beyond Repair

He is There

When the sunrises and the birds sing their praise He is there When the sun shines clear through bright summer days He is there When the sun sets and the day comes to an end He is there As night draws in and we depart from friends He is there When the stars and the … Continue reading He is There

The Nun and the Muslimah

You respect her, While you suspect me. You smile at her, And you widen your eyes at me. You don't question her lifestyle, so different from yours, Yet I am alienated despite having more in common. She vows never to marry, While marriage and children is encouraged for me and you. Her head dress doesn't … Continue reading The Nun and the Muslimah

I thought of You Today

I thought of you today my dear, just the same as any other. A hole in the shape of you was still painful to discover. Today the taste of your absence was sharper and harder to swallow. As everyone came in, I expected you to follow. I could see the pride in your face that would … Continue reading I thought of You Today

What is Love

Love is support, holding you up strong and high; it wipes your tears whenever you cry Love is laughter, infectious and true; it starts in your heart and goes all the way through Love is gold but not for fools; it's held to no laws, boundaries or rules Love is a cool breeze on a … Continue reading What is Love

Who was She…

I wrote this a year and a half ago for my auntie... Her generosity knew no bounds, she was overflowing with it Her beauty shone both inside and out, although she didn't know it Her compassion and kindness encompassed all people and animals alike This strong independent woman; feisty and competitive, always putting others first … Continue reading Who was She…