In a welcome break from the empirical, I find it refreshes one to wax lyrical.

From Social Medium to Personal Extreme

I love to share all that I do, From walks to shopping sprees, I know I’m having fun because, I’ve snapped a great selfie. Whereever I go, they know, of course, I’ve Facebooked all the links, My Whatsapp’s pinging me so fast, I don’t have time to think. Of course I’m...

Brotherhood of the Uncovered

So it has come to this. Looking into the bathroom mirror, I studied my face. I had always thought it was a good face, a friendly one; brown eyes, aquiline nose, freshly shaven chin and cheek… And a receding hairline. There, I said it. It feels good to admit it after...

The Epic Tale of John and the Tax Return

(Part Three:Find the other parts here and here)     Once upon a dreary day, when the sun came not in view, A man sat able at an unstable table, and resented the soulless hues. A life so rife with worthy strife meant John had never been nervous, But even he...

The Epic Tale of John and the Crocodile

The Epic Tale Of John and the Crocodile Once upon a fiery day, where the sun burnt bright and hot, There strode a gallant young man, on a quest, more often than not. He walked this way upon this day, for an urgent need most dire, His back to sun, this was no time for...

The Epic Tale of John and the Butter Delivery

The Epic Tale of John and the Butter Delivery Once upon an icy day, where the air was cruel and thin, A man sat still upon a hill and watched the mists creep in. The wood alight, gleaming so bright; the cold man stoked the fire, His eyes were blue, his belongings few,...

Nightline to Nowhere

Deep within the fires burn, Clamoring ceaselessly to be heard. Songs without voices, swings without ropes, A poem on the back of an envelope. You’ll understand when you’re older, Bolder, Feelings are a placeholder, While we wait for real life to begin....

The Eternal Watchman

A glimpse, a shimmer, a precious light, Is coaxed so gently through the night, The sacrifice to restore our sight, If anyone hears, if anyone hears. He carries his lantern with warmest glow, Forever searching for all of those, Who in themselves are full enclosed, If...

Diminuendo

Have you ever seen the film ‘A Fault in Our Stars’? It’s a love story between two cancer sufferers that will definitely turn on the waterworks for those of the crying persuasion, and almost certainly cause a very uncomfortable lump in the throat for...

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