Tag: writing

No

No is a favourite word To end the endless conversation, To shut the door on the salesman, The panhandler, The boyfriend, The friend. We say no to change, And no to adventure; No to love, To faith, To understanding, Empathy, Frailty. Possibilities end Before ever they begin. No is a […]

500!

  Wahaaaay! I can’t believe it either, really – just reached a BIG milestone here at Mother Hen Diaries – 500 whole followers! Some of them are ACTUALLY people and all, which is completely amazing. Thank you, thank you, thank you all for coming along for this crazy […]

Thaw

Build your tower high, Block by block. Reason and rightness Are turret and crenellation. Draw the bridge and drop the gate. Silence shall reign. Forgiveness Lies folded in your darkest corner, Unused, Under guard, Out of reach Until regret runs as warm rain, A trickle, A flood, And shame becomes […]