What defines a friend

16th January 2018 Annie Read 0

What defines a friend.? A word, a touch, a thought conveyed, a place where crying ceases, where joy and laughter can be made. A moments counsel, a guiding hand, with which we seek to share […]

God’s homecoming (Poem)

15th January 2018 Annie Read 0

To know when none else can believe, he will in time, come near and all that once was was nought but dreams, will finally be clear. To feel as only those who can, that love […]

A girl ascends red carpeted stair

14th January 2018 Annie Read 0

  A girl ascends red-carpeted stair and as she wanders, she repeats over and over, ‘Let tonight be silence kept, no battles fought or tears wept’ thus, to bed she goes. Momentary silence ensues, her eyelids close, […]

Summer? (Poem)

13th January 2018 Annie Read 0

As raindrops pitter patter on an old tin roof and leaves bow under the deluge that pounds them. The sky turns grey and shrouds the countryside as the sheep huddle away from the wet that […]

Finest Silken Thread

12th January 2018 Annie Read 0

I want to lie on crisp linen sheets,
embroidered with finest silken thread. I want to smell the fresh clean air,
on sumptuous pillows, beneath my head, to dream of love, sink beneath its folds,
 and to know […]

Cupid’s Bow (Poem)

11th January 2018 Annie Read 0

Let my fingers skim your lips and trace your Cupid’s bow, feel the breath escape your mouth and through your organs flow, Let me count the beats, that as a metronome shall beat the pace […]

Be still all sea waters (poem)

10th January 2018 Annie Read 1

Silence the waves of the ocean, bring its noise to a halt, take the flight of the seagulls, remove the taste of the salt. Let them build no more castles, smudge that line in the […]