Tag Archives: melancholy

For Things that Went Amiss

Strange How odd, that buildings And spaces in-between Brews a lament For things that went amiss For people no longer here And, unable to return In a fissure of a moment Or in the melody of a prayer There is … Continue reading

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Simply Gone…

In this building After the last bell Has sounded Stillness creeps A silence lingers The ghosts come home Those who have passed Over… Those who have moved On… Simply gone… Creates a moment To reflect To engage in melancholy Or … Continue reading

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Here and Now

To sit in silence with just the echo of the room…..shift the faint sound of nature through the patio glass birds and things To turn on Satie…. confirms the melancholy of solitude this enigma reflected in the morning sky the … Continue reading

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Thistle and Flower

Memory…. an echo of Time that shadow of place and the melancholy of distance fades with each day of living an ambiguity of space then, the uncertainty of age all in the sphere of the unknown Constant….. the past slowly … Continue reading

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Melancholy’s Arms

on a sun kissed autumn morning driving along a leave dressed country byway bare branches sun bathe on trees partially nude listening to Ludovico Einaudi Echoes…. melancholy’s arms warms my heart stretching back to childhood summer days happy days shadowed … Continue reading

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Today, my eyes are red

today by misreading words by misinterpretation my heart walks a melancholy way love can still be a mystery-it seems causing pins and needles an aching pain causing tears to quietly escape yet it makes one feel alive that one cares … Continue reading

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It Is You And Me

i see poetry in a blue sky i hear words whispering in a gentle breeze or shouting in an angry wind sometimes i feel the melancholy in a child’s innocence poetry is day and night in life and death it … Continue reading

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Jigsaws I Suppose!

it’s 7.30pm i’m staring at faces on a moving train a habit of a sort jigsaws i suppose arranged in seats perhaps, they’re thinking about sport or politics contemplating sex, tonight! young men coolly glance at women pretending to be … Continue reading

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Promises of Decay

when did love start to bleed? tears of melancholy why did i not recognise its cry? when feelings reached deadends hard against cold stone walls then, rendered in ice eventually, they must crack stranded from a heart promises that turn … Continue reading

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A Bag of Memories

today, a melancholy a lament for the future a child’s world fragile too soon a bag of memories at the mercy of Fate confused by the world of adults of promises…. a lament for a child i have never met … Continue reading

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