Tag Archive: Happiness

Window Seat

Sitting at my window There is a lot to see Comforted by coffee Free from the bright prison Of TV It is a moment to simply be I see the business man Rushing… Continue reading

A Licence To Live

This poem is based on a prison licence, a document with terms and conditions that people sign on release from prison. On this day The day of your birth You have been released… Continue reading

Bob Dylan – Growth and Success

Ah, but I was so much older then, I’m younger than that now. What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night… Continue reading

Douglas Adams – The Intelligence of Dolphins

For instance on the planet Earth, man had always assumed he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much—the wheel, New York, wars and so on—whilst all the dolphins had… Continue reading

Happiness

Happiness, it’s a weird one.  Something long hunted, but always found so very close to home.  Literally in us.  So simple it can seem impossible.  Indeed, the first version of this had a… Continue reading

Flowers

He sits at the bus stop In the crisp clear morning Clutching flowers And the hope of future smiles Soon to be dawning Patience and care Are his way The things needed To… Continue reading

Part Of Something Bigger

We’re all one and the same Candles lit by the same flame Lots of lights Making one shining dawn Lots of voices Adding to one Big beautiful refrain The music of life It’s… Continue reading

This Crafty Old Mind

This crafty old mind It makes mountains Out of every mole hill it finds In that chaotic haze of thoughts Reality becomes buried I go blind And all the time my inner peace… Continue reading

I Liked That Bad Idea

I liked that bad idea The start of a journey It’s adventure enticing But unclear Steps taken joyfully And without fear I liked that bad idea Not even bad Just a path into… Continue reading

Create Yourself

Create yourself Tune your frequency Choose the instruments Select the sounds And let them resound Pick the colours Sculpt the frame Eye the tigers You’re going to tame Be you right to your… Continue reading