‘Fall Away’ (a Poem)

Step back Into dreams That have fallen away. Those hopes that held your heart Are calling again: Louder now, A piercing note that cuts through the din.

‘Heart Sparks’ (a Poem and a Painting)

Show her the embers Of a fire you tended long ago When your hand enfolded hers And you reached out to catch a spark. How your eyes danced With the thrill of the game. Show her the tendrils Of finely combed hair That fell across your faces When you spun through whirling leaves And sang…

‘They Hold On’ (a Poem)

They are an eye Glimpsed through twitching curtains Grasping for a freedom They have never found. They are words you may remember As a force that held you back: That called you limited And said, ‘no further can you go Than the wall of your own fears.’ Now your wings unfurl Yet they hold on…

‘You Are Still Here’ (a Poem)

Above the screeching vortex of argument, Songs still shimmer: Heard faintly, through muffling clouds Yet bolder by the day. You still know the horizon. Quiet words of kindness Hum through the restless din. Children call out friends’ names Run through the streets with dogs in tow: The soft pat of paws against stone. And you…

‘The Way You Were’ (a Poem)

There is a promise in her eyes: A word you heard long ago, perhaps, On your night of yearning and tenderness When hope bloomed before your feet And held its breath in the air above.

‘When the Ground Breathes’ (a Poem)

‘When the Ground Breathes’ is one of the poems I’ve been writing lately, as I work on my second anthology. I’ve been teasing out each poem in my mind, exploring exactly what I would like to say … and little by little, I’m starting to arrive at my destination. 😊 When the Ground Breathes Their…

I’m Launching a Newsletter!

I’m excited to announce that I will soon be launching a twice-monthly newsletter! I’m so grateful for everyone who has expressed an interest in my work so far, and I feel that the emails will offer a convenient way for people to keep up with what I’m doing, without having to go trawling through my…

Vosloo’s Series: All Video Themes

The plan for Vosloo’s video series is complete! ️Today, I am posting all of the themes for each video – I previously posted them in two instalments, here and here. Prior to firming up this plan, I made an introductory video explaining who Vosloo is, and how I’ve interpreted his teachings, as he isn’t a…

Vosloo’s Series: The Plan for the Final Five Videos

The plan for Vosloo’s video series is complete! ️Today, I am posting the themes for the final five videos – I posted the first five themes yesterday. For those who prefer to read about all of the themes in one post, I created a full list here. Prior to firming up this plan, I made…

‘As Peace Breathes Through Your Restless Mind…’ (a Poem)

This is the first draft of a poem I’m working on for my second anthology, which may be released in 2020 … or may be released in 2021, depending on how my year goes. 😁 Regardless, I hope you enjoy! Let the rigid heat of perfectionism Give way to your humanity. Let the masks fall…