Stay

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Stay a little longer, my love,

Have another glass;

Let the rising of your chest be the beat to my drum,

The tapping of your left foot in rhythm;

Here, have another glass, Continue reading “Stay”

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Winter song

At the sound of closing doors, my body shakes,

My shadow I can no more stand,

Or the eyes staring at me from the mirror.

I can no more hear my own name,

Tired, I am, of this eternal game.

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I look up at the sky, it is not blue;

All I see black.

I walk on, at least I try to,

But I deceive no one, I stay still.

An early winter this is? Continue reading “Winter song”

Spoken Word: “Time, thoughts and love” by Ken Mills

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I got frightened today,

My watch stopped working, so,  I reckoned time stood still in my mind

I thought to myself: ‘What if I could controlled time?

What if I played God with day and night?

I’d want to see what happens after two, three years of being with you. Continue reading “Spoken Word: “Time, thoughts and love” by Ken Mills”

If

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If you can keep your head when all about you
Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
But make allowance for their doubting too.
If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,
Or, being lied about, don’t deal in lies,
Or being hated don’t give way to hating,
And yet don’t look too good, nor talk too wise; Continue reading “If”