Category Archives: Poems

UNCERTAIN

Uncertain Of the journey we now take From the stench of  impending death To a land that smells free So we may have a future   Uncertain As our new land Reeks in as much fear As the land we left Yet … Continue reading

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SUNSHINE

This poem was published nearly three years ago and I’ve decided to reproduce it here. I’m sitting on a park bench seeing nature’s skeletal frames all around me   And I’m smiling as I see you lying on a blanket … Continue reading

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MELTING

Melting like an ice cream being dragged by gravity’s pull down the side of its cone is how I see the side of your face   The rest of you is prostrate and sniff as though you’re in the midst … Continue reading

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LABELS

Labels prejudge people they constrict thought put people into boxes and should be ignored   A rich heart and soul improves mental health so don’t follow others but be your true self   Don’t run nor hide be proud of … Continue reading

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EASY BLOOD

Hailstones of fire                                                                                                                                       Rain down on land                                                                                                                               Injuring or killing                                                                                                                                        Any child, woman and man                                                                                                                 That’s in their way Their path of flight                                                                                                                              Despite what some say                                                                                                                      Doesn’t discriminate                                                                                                                                  Just disseminates                                                                                                                                      Both destruction                                                                                                                                          and the oppression                                                                                                                                         Of innocents just wanting                                                                                                                            … Continue reading

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FROM DARK TO LIGHT

In my darkest days All I felt was pain And the end seemed close in sight But no one can destroy This new feeling of joy And well as my love and light

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ICARUS

My dad brings me                                                                                                                            glorious wings                                                                                                                                           that I use                                                                                                                                                 to make my escape But I fly near the sun                                                                                                                           and my wings are now gone                                                                                                               So I fall                                                                                                                                                  and await my fate    

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WHAT ARE BRITISH VALUES

What are these so called values                                                                                                         That Gove has chosen to name                                                                                                    When values are always evolving                                                                                                   and aren’t governments to claim Do these ‘British’ values                                                                                                                     see people live on the street                                                                                                             and families who parents both work                                                                                              struggle to … Continue reading

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NIGHTY SCREAMS

Every night she hears wails                                                                                                               That refuse to cease                                                                                                                               As her house                                                                                                                                               Is on a burial ground                                                                                                                             And the screams are the deceased!

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HANDCUFFED

Shackled By chains created by plutocracies and society at large   By dogmas that sentence us to a prison without visible bars   Chained By school systems that made intuitive minds convicts   By expected norms that restrict our abilities … Continue reading

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