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Buttercup buttercup

Basking buttercups, a carpet of yellow, Cover the lush, hillside meadows. Their bowl-shaped petals face the sun, Devils in disguise, these poisonous weeds. Bees buzz, and flit from flower to flower, Greedily gobbling up pollen. Dandelion seed heads float in … Continue reading

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Love

Minds touch Hearts beat Dreams collide Souls meet Histories merge Bodies speak. ———————————————- © Vicky Newham 2012. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from the blog’s author is strictly prohibited. Excerpts … Continue reading

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Banstead Woods in May

The rhythmic fall of feet On wet woodland soil Bluebells carpet the forest floor Birds tweet afternoon chorus From trees and peat That distinctive smell Rain falls, a fine film Hood up, attention inward Shots in the distance Woodpecker pecking … Continue reading

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Spring in the suburbs

Throw open those windows and doors Listen to the blackbird sing Distant dog barking Hello world! Do come in. Breeze tickles leafy branches A voice carries in the air Tin can somersaults along tarmac With neither worry nor care. —————————————————– … Continue reading

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Mindfulness

Word or deed Thought or feeling Neither good nor bad But judged and Perceived as such Pushing buttons from the past Igniting fears about the future Destroying the present. A flip, a change A shift in perspective To meet experience … Continue reading

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Truth

Somewhere between Lies and facts Is truth The a-ha moment Somewhere between The eyes A felt sense Yes, that’s it Somewhere between Your view And mine Is reality. —————————————————– © Vicky Newham 2012. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use and/or duplication … Continue reading

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Cracks

Through cracks in my mind Light seeps in, Breaks in the clouds Allowing the sun. In the space in between, A moment, Where I can breathe, Where I can be. ———————————————- © Vicky Newham 2012. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use … Continue reading

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