Surrender – a short verse on loveRead More...
– it’s always so –
for this moment’s already gone.
It was sparkly and fresh
– but so ephemeral –
that it’s virtually a memory now.
Live for the moment
– not for later –
make the most of now…
…while it’s sparkly and fresh,
new and beguiling,
make now the end of your rainbow.
May your now be brilliant,
May you dance in its beguiling arms…
…before the newness fades,
and it drowns in the whirlpool
of a memory that’s fickle and jaded.
Happy New Year, Dear Lovely People!
I wrote this after the Peshawar school attack, modified it after Paris, and then there were so many more that I just added ‘the World’ to the title.
How do we stop this? I wish there was a switch we could just press……Read More...
D’you know what I love about you?
That’s what I love…
I love that you never listen to a word I say!
Yet you hear what I dare not speak.