Holding Your Warmth I stand in my kitchen, bronzed feet on cold tiles. I sip camomile tea from your favourite mug, clasp it tightly, holding your warmth. Looking out the window to the stillness of night, thoughts of you unravel and I am back in the mountains of Tenerife as we gaze in wonder […]
Winter skies, full of rain, the hush of a still daybreak. Christmas lights and garlands brighten neighbour’s gardens. A blackbird tops the maple a robin in the birch, rivals for territory birdsong sprinkles the dawn. Bare trees stand sentinel, limbs raised in gladness, twinkling with raindrops this soft December day.
I wish I was the chubby grey cat curled up tight, dozing in warm sunshine watching a garden symphony unfold. I wish I was the scarlet rose hips high above the trellis eying the changing colours of day, listening to the whispers of trees eaves dropping on the secrets of rose buds or the […]