Like a dark cloud the sun had broke thru Grey had become colour Colours splashed on the canvas Her eyes were the first he had seen A vision of beautiful A vision of a dream His heart started to smile
Taking a first breath of what seemed like forever Life had seeped back to his bones Listening to her voice a beautiful symphony Enchanted, a slipper had found Free from the darkness Free from the alone The sun always shone now that...
The nights skyline The sound of the city, the clubs People walking, talking A man on a bicycle goes riding by
Alive, the pulse of the city Vibrant the heart dances to the rhythm The aroma of a cosmopolitan city The neon lights, the neon sounds
She walks, her long brunette hair hanging down A dark green dress mixes with the white leather of her jacket The heels of her boots highlight her profile A feminine beauty, an actress amongst the crowds
The city lights glow for her, around her A model, a vision of...
Lady Jane married young A man of means but devoid of love A few years passed she found Living all alone is not a life One day as her husband went off to work She packed a bag and left for America to start a new
Waking up Looking around Where am I? Where did I go? Place looks familiar Familiar but different somehow Everyone looks the same Feeling like strangers somehow Line is disconnected and no way to call home
Been a year since the sun went down Warmth of a dim fire keeps away the numb and cold Days and nights without light A chill runs constantly thru these bones Lights blur from a city so far away I fear to leave the cave so do not stray Thoughts and dreams fade and fragment A bitter cold freezes stagnant Close these eyes perchance to dream Morning of a sun that will rise Bring with it a rising heat
Will you be a parent teaching your children to read or ride a bike? Will you be a dreamer who will write a great novel? or compose a 9th Symphony? Or write a book of poems? Will you create a company and employ 100's of people? Will you shoot for the stars and land on Mars? Will you become a Doctor or a Nurse and help those in need? Will you become a teacher and help shape young minds? Will you become a politician and shape the future of mankind?