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The Water Spirit

Original Poem Written March 2014 The water lay calmly, belying its intentions. What began as a ripple slowly gained momentum. The sea gained its confidence, rising to challenge the wind. Splashes began to lick the sky Soon growing into rumbling waves. Before long, the sea began to boil Whilst the wind tried to tame its …

Mother & Son

Original Prose Written June 2012 Nature and us. At first glance we seem closely entwined, since we are children of Mother Nature after all. But if we look deeper, buried yet blatant things begin to emerge. Nature creates. She styles, nourishes, smiles down on her valleys and gurgling streams reflecting the sun’s gleaming rays. She …