Life Begins

One of the reasons I returned to blogging after a 3-year hiatus was to examine the life season I am in and to have some motivation to write about it, while reconnecting with the blogging community. It has been quite a ride the past 10 years- from changing profession briefly, leaving the classroom behind andContinue reading “Life Begins”

I Miss You

I miss you- Your happy, wide smile, Your dancing eyes, Wisdom of the years; Words unnecessary. I miss your caring embrace; I was well esteemed; Now -I am invisible. Grief upon grief – You said no ‘goodbye’. I’d send you smiles – Enough for a lifetime If I knew that you would see them. TheyContinue reading “I Miss You”

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”

The One I Couldn’t See

Tonight I finally forgave you For the years you stripped away; The friendly words, respect and friendship Gone in just one day. For the confidence removed, Where once I held my head up high And speaking into your life was something You did not deny I wished you well and closed the door On thoseContinue reading “The One I Couldn’t See”