On Memory

what is the story

you want to carry around;

love or betrayal?

~

n.b. Choose Love

CLP 01/08/2021

On Hope vi

we will meet again

that is written, ’tis our fate

yes, all will be fine

~

CLP 22/06/2021

On Hope v

light across hard ground

miles devoured with smiles

alive to what’s new

~

CLP 21/07/2021

On Hope iii

woken by bird song

sun breaching the horizon

without memory

~

CLP 20/07/2021

On Hope ii

chest-deep in your tears

you waded to the far bank

found a place of rest

~

CLP 20/07/2021

On Routine

keep on keeping on

however much it’s hurting

one step at a time

~

CLP 17/07/2021

On Silence

when all talk has stopped

see our love’s patient progress

quiet reflection

~

CLP 08/07/2021

On Centre Stage

another’s drama

is never so exciting

as those scripted yourself

~

CLP 04/07/2021

On Endings ii

scratched record scratched wreck

cord around the neck now is

time to nail the lid

~

CLP 05/07/2021

On Endings

my words fail (again)

wish your kiss had sealed these lips

leaving me struck dumb

~

CLP 03/07/2021