Ancient comforts, And smells of home Sleeping under blankets In a single bed Ancient comforts Childhood days Ploughman’s lunch In summer garden Ancient comforts Favourite books And your mother still Has that scent Ancient comforts Songs and music Taking you back To innocence Advertisements

I dreamt about a tiny boat And a river leading To the sea I awoke before I Could set sail, Sadly

Lonely – at the bottom of the lake Ears filled with your own noise Head with your own thoughts Unseeable Lonely – but you cannot stay there Have to rise, to break the surface Head above the water Look around you Lonely – yes there may be people there Do not have to speak to […]

Love is where you find it It does not need to be On a sunset beach Or candlelit table   Love is lurking everywhere It has no pride Lives in cyberspace And supermarkets   Love can sometimes hide It likes disguises Behind a mask Of tricks and treats   Love is where you find it […]

I am too old to be me But too young to be anyone else The brain wants to stay Whilst the body goes home Body wearied of the flesh Will return to dust – or to ashes To rest, renounce the skin Finally exhausted By the hunger of the brain To keep growing, learning and […]

I am my thoughts I am my feelings For my physical shell now Is withered and hollow   You are your thoughts You are your feelings I adore even that which I do not yet understand   We are our thoughts We are our feelings Let them keep us together Not rip us apart   […]

The rules of this relationship:   1) You have to be lonely All the time And   2) It has to make you happy Mainly So   3) When you are sad You cannot say Then   4) He never misses you When you’re gone But   5) You miss him so much That it […]