The Strong Stand Firm

Just when I think the last tear has fallen, Another trickles down; It provokes a river, Running freely; All of the pain is released. Pictures flash across my mind – Hopes of running free Unentangled by life’s frustrations Pressing towards the prize. I leave the burden by the roadside ; Another sweeps it away. IContinue reading “The Strong Stand Firm”

While You Are Small

You lug the giant watering can, Helping the garden grow, Content to follow and help where you can – Running to and fro. Your sunny disposition is a blessing to me And I love your innocent ways – Whereever you go there’s a joyful song, And pleasant are the days. All too soon you willContinue reading “While You Are Small”

Pebbles

Like pebbles falling through my pocket- A priceless collection lost, I progressed for a while along the path Forgetting what it cost. I didn’t realise that Your will Was that I should take with me Every single lesson learnt, Which had helped to set me free. Ashamed and broken, I bowed my head, Wondering ifContinue reading “Pebbles”

You Are Enough

One of the most painful things I deal with, having suffered from long-term weakness since my late teens (being prone to pain, soft tissue injuries, fatigue, anxiety and low moods) is  that the people closest to me  don’t seem to empathise consistently. It is hard to keep getting up again to attempt a task whichContinue reading “You Are Enough”