Tag Archives: moment

Blue…Solid

Waiting at the station Early morning sky is Blue…solid But gentle on eyes…still tired A sandstone wall sits Capped with galvanised Rods Standing to attention Saluting a new day A performance yet to come Modernity as a play The actors … Continue reading

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Besides the Reality of Pain

Staring at the faces Of Monday morning strangers Waiting for a sign From the muted sound of feet Hear the silent echo… Evaporate against the cafe glass Like the blank page Waiting for ink… The anticipation of a moment To … Continue reading

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Possession

A moment is the only enigma One can truly possess!   Thatcher Doran    

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Waiting Just Like Everyone Else

Today promises a day of spring The air is warm Regardless of the breeze Finally fractures winter’s grip Generates a contemplative Mood A slender crack In Time’s continuum Waiting for the Moment To squeeze through that Illusive enigma A string … Continue reading

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The Picture of Youth

I watch discreetly The pale young girl In the opposite seat I’m curious… So is she As she scans the other Seats Talking heads Smiling faces Subtlety, behind the pale Mask In a moment’s glimpse I notice her soft eyes … Continue reading

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Paradox

At this very minute Is a moment I want to go But rather stay Thatcher Doran

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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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The Power Broker

it struck me this sunday afternoon dash early evening daylight fading while nursing a cappuccino and blueberry muffin how youth is a tantalising lie full of empty promise a taste of immortality then, a whiff, a sniff but, nothing substantial … Continue reading

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Loss

that blunt needle of pain warm but insidious a heave of panic rising its aim unrelenting Then, frozen in that moment solid as a wall a loved one dead stones in your belly   By  Paolo Michell

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Slow the Moment

a power blue sky filters through the roaming sandbank of gray cloud rain is expected…. a train is travelling through a time tunnel this sky I have seen before years before now people flash before my eyes but most are … Continue reading

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