Category Archives: Inspiration

Seasonal Work


Empty Watching the sea As the sun breaks the dawn Waiting for the tourists to come Summer Cool breeze The children gone Old-timers seeing peace In the quietness of evenings Autumn Distant Sinews frozen While waves batter the shore Crashing … Continue reading

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Blade of the Bards


Distant echoes call out my name shadows of reputation silenced by intent and words mean nothing kindness cast out into the darkness with nowhere to go and no one to turn to but words are the blade sharpened on the … Continue reading

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Danish Prince


A soliloquy questions life or death One man’s desperate plea seeking choice As he utters ‘to be or not to be’ The strain echoing in his troubled voice And again as he draws into his breath His crying eyes blinded … Continue reading

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Ecstasy


The breath of early morning speaks to me an enigmatic voice to gently open my heart to the mystical powers of love and desire in the soft golden glow of dawn I see the beauty of passion and love as … Continue reading

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And So To Sex


I could not come to poetry without a love of words words that play with imagination inspiring words, teasing thoughts to inspire words more words connecting with the words in hand and another held softly on my tongue a sensual … Continue reading

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Question


  There is a question burning in my mind I dare not ask for love it seems is blind It’s no secret yet leaves its wounding mark Upon my heart; some thoughts are best unknown And thus they are better … Continue reading

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Music of the Soul


I heard a song that took the world away It left my heart in perfect disarray I could not tell if it was night or day No words could touch what I wanted to say The orchestra held me within … Continue reading

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Haiku


  pulsing echoes the heart across the mountains children of the drum © JG Farmer 2014

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Dear Sir…


How good it feels to address my future this way, the way it was always meant to be the only way it ever could feel right and I know it must feel right as the other way always felt so … Continue reading

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Three on Friday 1 November


  The idea of these challenges is to use the given prompts to create a piece of flash fiction (100-500 words) or a poem The challenge today offers three quotations to inspire the creative muse, using one, two or all … Continue reading

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