Happy Shakespeare Day! Yes There Is Such a Thing

Poetry … you love it or you hate it. Often you fall in to one of these two tribes, with very few picking any sort of middle ground. In my experience, you probably start by hating poetry UNTIL you find one that relates to you PERSONALLY. Today Is Shakespeare Day and so this is a perfect starting point to find out where you land on this matter. You will find the best summary of the man behind all the work that has been timelessly read, acted and played for over 500 years strong.

You’re The One -1 Year Anniversary Poem To My Wife

The first year you are married can be a strange thing. New changes to not only your own life but for that of your loved one getting used to you being around everyday. Last month we celebrated our first year together and I wrote her a short poem to share with her, and so I thought I could share it with you.

In Courage by Dorsey Baker

This really simple poem is a great articulation of what courage brings to the table. Courage is not a denial of fear but a focus of action taken. in spite that weaknesses rain down on the parade. You cannot sleep, laze about or drag your feet through courage as its mysterious ingredient causes you to awaken. 

The Passing of the Dark by Lachlan Rabbetts

Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email To the grieving families of today,To the uncertain many of tomorrow. Desperation wisps the air,Loneliness sloths the couch,Boredom under skin and frustration at ears,Hope feels low, progress comes slow. The bodies may pile, the news headlines […]

The Rapid Seasons Of Life by Lachlan Rabbetts

Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email The winds they blow, the seasons they go,   Rapid they come and rapid they slow!   When does my life begin?   When will someone step in?   The rapid seasons of life,   Let […]

Flowers By My Window by Lachlan Rabbetts

Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email Flowers by my window – What are they truly for?In joyous times they blossom, In sad they still bloom,They arise in times of romance or in times of gloom. Flowers by my window – When is […]

Caged Bird by Maya Angelou

Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email A free bird leaps  on the back of the wind and floats downstream till the current ends and dips his wing in the orange sun rays and dares to claim the sky. But a bird that […]

Oh! The Places You’ll Go by Theodore Giesel

Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what […]

Good Timber by Douglas Malloch

Good Timber by Douglas Malloch Like it? Share It! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on pinterest Share on linkedin Share on email The tree that never had to fightFor sun and sky and air and light,But stood out in the open plainAnd always got its share of rain,Never became a forest kingBut lived […]