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Lights Out

The billboards with their fluorescent glow
In a City of dark bends
And dingy corridors;
The light flickered in its
Fragile case, sellotaped and glued… 125 more words


Choices: Praise or Despondency

“But I am poor and sorrowful; let Your salvation, O God, set me up on high.  I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify Him with thanksgiving,” Psalm 69:29,30. 247 more words

Christian Devotional For Women


My crimson noons and blistered nights
Are flipsides
Of the same coin.
Battered, with hammered thoughts,
With tears and sighs
I tried using to grow my bonsai, 94 more words


To Love Songs //

To love songs,
first, even though blaming is not the
best option, I think I need to blame
you for my lack of affinity for love… 137 more words


Griefs Crammed Behind Closed Boudoirs

You would be
One of my favourite haunts
Although I never knew what we shared
In the tangles of our ruptured souls;
A home with familiar walls… 114 more words


Love Letters

Dear Madness,
I often stand by the broken banister
Staring at my feet,
And I shudder
A little
When I hear your footfall
On the sidewalk across the street. 185 more words


Finding Purpose

It’s back to school this week in England and for the first time in nearly 18 years, I have not had to do any sort of stationery or uniform shopping for my children. 908 more words