The excitement you get When showing your work Be it short story Haiku Or rhyming poetry verse The anticipation Will it be accepted Or screwed up in disgust Utterly rejected You watch the expression The reader's furrowed brow Hoping for some showing Of the here and now Suddenly, a smile A chuckle Some laughter And you know that this person Wil read your writings Ever after
I am the voice for those who cannot be their own Those who lack the skill, the understanding or the patience to carry out everyday conversation Those are the unheard who need to be heard So often, their wants are shunned Their needs are ignored Their right to self-expression hidden away Please Be their voice Let them be heard
You know, one of those things that are supposed to cool you down and be healthier than ice-cream. Iíve been told they have them here in the cafť, so Iím lining up staring at a guyís bald spot in the hope that my urge for one can be filled.
The same bald spot Iíve been staring at for the last day and a half!
I have named every wrinkle in that bald spot, watched the turrets of sweat trickle down the back of his neck and collect in a liquid pool just above his shirt collar. I have even resisted the urge to reach over and pluck...
Open tunnel Loaded train Head on into dark terrain Slide on through the thickened bush Slowly One almighty push Finally, train almost through Feels the wet, like morning dew Grab handrails, hang on tight Squeeze them with all your might Train pace quickens to seaside station Passengers show elation Door shoots open, they are set free Off, to swim most carefully Competitors in lifes big race It means everything to win first place Train backs out down the road Will return soon With another load
You are my Snow White princess The fairest of them all A real life Cinderella Proposed at new year ball True Rapunzel loveliness Hair shining like the sun At night, you're Sleeping Beauty Without you, there's no one Combine all these together Add Princess Belle, Jasmine, Ariel too We have a modern day princess A perfect princess You!!!
It's so easy to love Somebody Like you Your warmth is radiant Sincere And true You see only the good In people Around you The darkness of life Never Surrounds you The sound of your laughter So very Infectious Your love of family Forever Relentless