Category Poems

After All These Years We’re Still Broken

We cried in bitter anguish, we cried in utter bliss. We felt the devils anger, and the sweetness of a kiss. We meditated for so many years. Had therapists and many tears. We got drunk on beer and wine and whiskey and vodka and life. We got high, and we got low. We felt the […]

It Is Never Enough

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realise that you have enough, you are truly rich. ~ Lau Tzu, Tao Te Ching It is never enough. Our mind’s natural tendency to want more is strong. The gratification gained from the accumulation of […]

Breathe

The great teachers they all agree All that we need to do is breathe And watch the breath as it flows And the mind as it goes and goes In the alchemy of the soul Making new out of the old Making gold out of the lead That is the demon inside your head If […]