Category Archives: childhood

Mother sings

Child cries in the night Afraid of darkness That looms. … She sings for the child A lullaby calm Silence. … Child cries in the night Calming lullaby She sings. … A mothering sound She utters loving Words calm. … … Continue reading

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Paddling

P is difficult letter for me Peas and bees are some of my P favourites to confuse Pasta I eat every day People heard laughing at me Paddling I try in vain Paddling through life scared. … November 28, 2020

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The Master’s boy

The Master draws a rose The words on the boy’s red lips Rest blood line, his, ceased. … November 25, 2020

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A Snowflake

A snowflake dances in the air Like a child running after its rabbit Wizzing between chairs in living room. … A snowflake drops and melts Like memories of childhood and Grows into a rose next spring. … Memories don’t die … Continue reading

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