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City of Stone (Bilingual)

Bitter winds batter brittle barren basalt, Clearing clinging clouds, blanket mists, Hungry haars embracing, shrouding Homes hearts hopes and minds A city set in stone, styled in stone.   Outlying peppered between the braes A cacophony of tons Beacons like … Continue reading

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I Want to See Your Voice / Quiero Ver tu Voz.

I would like to See your voice, Hear your eyes, Feel your smile, Drink your words, Paint your spirit. Caress myself with your soul, Walk inside your mind, And above all I’d love to Dance to the rhythm of the … Continue reading

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The Instinct of Intuition (bilingual)

This poem is the longest work I’ve ever  had in draft. I began it in 2002/03 when I was coming to terms with trusting my intuition. I am sure like many others, we would be rich if we had followed … Continue reading

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Found (bilingual)

New vision, new energy, new sight. A door opens to blinding light, Yet, still to pass the long-term night. Before realisation of what is right. Hope came, hope floundered, hope stayed. A window opens to being brave, Yet, still to … Continue reading

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As If But Only (bilingual)

Penetrating, disturbing noise, An impossible impregnable jungle. Entwining, strangling, Guttural, grating, Confusing and cutting Creepingly slow – almost silently Emerging separating – A single sound A spoken word, even an uttered phrase. An opening – a sense of feeling. Absorbing … Continue reading

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HIgh Heels / Tacones Altos

Sending to the sky, The heels high, Inches small but pushing tall. Strutting, stubborn sexy.   Shoulders back, feet clack and slap, A gait opening gate. Overcoming lost high heel bottle. Stubborn strutting sashay.   Confidence change, Charismatic and catalytic, … Continue reading

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Hope – Esperanza (bilingual)

The emotions like the sea, so strong, so calm, so powerful. The emotions like the waves return with the memories. The liaison like the wings of a butterfly, so beautiful, so fragile, so sensitive. The bond  like glass, dry, broken … Continue reading

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