Author Archives: Denise

Universal Law

It’s a Universal Law The person you love best Above all things Can never feel the same About you   And of course The one who loves you most Is not the one That you can feel the same Way about   So people bounce Against each other Like excited molecules All the time   […]

….now clean your teeth..

Thank you so much to the people who have read, enjoyed and commented on my poems over the last few weeks. I’ve reached a point where everything I’ve felt happy enough with, and which I’ve felt ready to publish, is now on these pages. I know not everybody celebrates Christmas, and there are far too […]

Crystallized

The perfect moment Embracing in the silence Crystallized in time

Not Alone

A message from aliens, they say There’s weird stuff going on There are 234 stars Not like the rest   It makes me strangely happy, I think The idea of not being alone And that other planets May teem with life   I want us to be not alone, I’m sure Not special or unique […]

Unnamed Hurricane

They should name a storm after you Because you arrive with force and passion Rearrange the world Then disappear To do it all over again In another place   They should name a storm after me Because I am a Great Destroyer I smash all I find Lying in my path And scream and wail […]

Never Seek

I’m not going to look for you Because I know that you are gone And it pains my heart so much To know for sure   Confirmation of your absence In the places where we played Leaves me bruised and aching A punctured vein   I know that you are out there And sometimes our […]

Invisible

Today I’m wearing my cloak Of invisibility So no-one knows I’m here Or what I’m doing   The cloak that I am wearing Enshrouds my voice So no-one listens to A word I say   I can’t recall why I wore it Or putting it on And I don’t know how To take it off […]