But not in my room From the teens upstairs Ratatatta tata tat boom boom Ratatatta tata tat boom boom ‘Alexa!’ ‘Turn it down!’ Alexa can’t hear me over the drum and bass sound.
He sat by the window Desperate to get outside He couldn’t work the handles on the doors inside Relying on others when he couldn’t speak His only way of communication was barking or a squeak The world kept walking by But the glass panel was in the way He only wanted to greet people AndContinue reading “Watching”
Written by Faye Firth As her neighbor stalked the hallways Put poison in her milk The authorities could do nothing No evidence they would chink She… Evil Next Door
Written by Faye Firth Crisp white sheets A heavy duvet The deep breathing of a loved one so close The darkness and peace Surrounding the … The Perfect Mundane This is me ❤️
The coffin gently lowered Earth awaiting its delight Petals scattered over as though to better scent the dead As mourning clothes are gathered Final prayers spoke Hands hold each other tightly Minds numb, limbs cold.
It’s must be that time again Constant rear head pain Tingling of the skin Strangulation sensation Throbbing of temples Flashing auras Oh please take away this pain Take away the ear ache The feeling deaf and sleepiness
Keep going You promised yourself You have people to annoy People to love Things to do Keep going.
She awakens covered in heavy little bodies All giving off a little heat They stretch and purr as she pulls on her own furs and she steps over them to give them treats Hundreds of tiny paws race at the sound of the crinkle of the packet and she sits with a drink and aContinue reading “Cat Lady”
Cold air brushes pink cheeks as boots slap the concrete and the whiney of the Oldenburgh echoes through the stable door, As hay nets are gathered and weighed and stray strands are pulled from wayward hair, the ice gathers on the metal roofs and rain patters like musical chimes, Stables need cleaning and hoofs picking,Continue reading “Stable Days”
Yellow hues wave in the sky Mingled with green, brown and grey As I watch them sway and bow I hear the forests bay Autumn is here, the leaves show no fear But winter is bound soon Frost will cover these bare branches So wrap up warm all animals Collect leaves for your homes TheseContinue reading “Yellow Hues”