Daily Archives: April 7, 2011

There is a love …

There is a love, borne on the salt tears of a tideless sea, as bittersweet as fortune’s heart and wild bryony in Autumn. There is a love touched by the incandescent star of hope unravelling life’s sweet mystery of celestial … Continue reading

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The capricious sea …

The capricious sea is calm today; placatory, unruffled – whispering in rippled words her beguiling story .. she murmurs of diamanté stars singing overhead, incantatory, unmuffled – and of lost isles and caves where silver mermaids flick their sequinned tails … Continue reading

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A red kite flies …

High on the hill a ruined castle stands aloof, surveying time with sightless eyes. Forbidding walls of blackened stone, shadowed in shadow, hold history’s heartbeats of the nameless dead as overhead a red kite flies. The valley now and wind-scoured … Continue reading

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Seaweed …

As I walked barefoot along the wind-swept shore amid seaweed drying in sinuous strands draped on pebble, stone and sand – exposed by the neglectful tide to a raw element, the air, like ribbons stolen from a mermaid’s hair by … Continue reading

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The journey …

How deep is the silence at the still heart of sorrow – an abyss of absence from each new tomorrow. How black is the night when starless in grief, and the uncaring moon bears clouds like a wreath. How far … Continue reading

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