She Waited

Her fourteen year old smile Approved each detail tentatively. She anticipated each ride To that familiar place, Where sweat was a sweet thing – A sign that when the siren pierced the air, He might be there. He used to come more frequently And she wished she had noticed then; It was his absence thatContinue reading “She Waited”

Remembering You

I’m listening to love songs Remembering you Sweet love of my youth – Your smile won’t grow old Pillar of strength Gentle as a dove My happy drug For all seasons You’re living your life Apart from mine But once in a while You’re in my dreams I can picture you Standing there As ifContinue reading “Remembering You”

Way Back Wednesday #1

I couldn’t think of a particular post tonight but I thought I might start a regular Wednesday post and see how it goes. If you could reminisce a little on your younger years using some songs or a poem prompts, what would they be? Here are a few for me, with explanation… Summer of 69–Continue reading “Way Back Wednesday #1”

A Reset

Sometimes we need a reset. Time away from the ‘everyday’ and having different scenery to fill the senses as well as a break from the daily routine. Our family holiday came at a crucial time- tension was running high, the noise was always too loud and the whining from the children was a little moreContinue reading “A Reset”