On hearing nature…


Middle of nowhere.

Country all around.

Car parked worryingly far away.

With nothing to do,

and nothing to see,

my ears attune to the silence.

Drips of rain down a curtained pain

Chirrups muffled as night descends.

I’m alone but alive with sound.


NaPoWriMo Day 8: today doing a poem of my choice

Cheers to the biggest full moon in 20 years


The 'Supermoon' (seen from my garden)

I discovered today that the time of a full moon is a great opportunity to release old behaviours, thought patterns, or clutter. You name it: anything that doesn’t serve you any more, you can release with a full moon.

Which is why it is hugely exciting to know that the round, proud Supermoon in the sky tonight (19 March 2011) is the biggest full moon in 20 years. What am I letting go in honour of this big full moon? Well, I’m not keen on staging a ritual or ceremony, but I’d like to let go of something meaningful and momentous.

So, I’ve decided to release the two things holding me back: Continue reading