A Little Drop of Rain

Can your therapist really be your friend Heal your heart for you Until the very end Through and through? To do his very best No simple care worker Much better than the rest No Sunday’s shirker I know he tried utmost Helping me along my journey The crossroad came close The gates he opened for […]

DESPAIR

DESPAIR, DESPAIR DO NOT LINGER HERE, DO NOT HIDE THY FACE FROM CARE, NOR RENT THE GLOBE ASUNDER, WHILE I SHIVER FROM THE CHILL OF THY PRIDE, DO NOT LAY MY LOVE ASIDE, FOR MY SENSES DO NOT ABIDE WITHIN YOU! This is a poem written by my friend John Herbert and in my opinion […]

Freedom

Here i found myself listening to Scottish folk music I sit in this room signed ‘recovery room’ I ask myself just what am i recovering from As i look around i see the room has comfortable seating and a table I look through the windows and although the morning sun is bouncing off the walls […]

ICED FUDGE

In a millennium every now and then There appears a face Upon a man The face that sculptors With their hands and chisels Carve into masterpieces Which history keeps Every now and then comes along In the hurried bedlam And the grime of a skyscraping day A face That launches ships and blesses unknown babies […]

THE WELLY MAN

  A grey wayward beard And an unthought about hat Footprints of a boot A rubbery tat He walks down the street Greeting folk as he goes What has his pot? Nobody knows When money speaks It speaks so loud Across the valley It reaches the crowd I have a desire Money can buy But […]

TO LOVE A NUT

  A MONKEY NUT YOU HAVE TO CRACK TO TASTE THE INSIDE SWEET THEN HAVE ANOTHER AND ANOTHER THE SAME TREE DELIGHTFUL TREAT   THEN GIVING BRANCHES A GOOD SHAKE THE TREE HER FRUIT TO LOOSEN WHICH FALL AND PATTER SOUND PLACED IN HIS BASKET CHOSEN   THE TREE WITHOUT HER NUTS STANDS BARE WITH […]