Cyprus Symphony Book 1

February 4, 2013

Childhood

Scorn and ridicule our diet of everyday. Shouting and bellowing, feeding our fears for today. Unsure, insecure, unloved and unsafe, that’s how we lived every day. […]
February 4, 2013

My Home

My home, with outstretched arms embracing all who call. The swallows, every year make their nests above the lanterns in the cloisters. They dart and swoop […]
February 4, 2013

Walter

Sweet dear jester of our time, We love and honour you, For you bravely give your humour, To everyone you meet. To see the children smile, […]
February 4, 2013

The Engagement

You sounded so happy when you broke the news, That you had proposed. So strong that I felt you could not go wrong. Beverley, bubbly, dynamic, […]
February 4, 2013

Delicate Love

My love for you is all embracing. It touches all I see, feel and do; Enhancing everything there is, Sharper, more beautiful, brighter. My love for […]
February 4, 2013

See Me

See me as a soldier, trained and ready to go To serve my Queen and country and give my life as well. My uniform is made […]
February 4, 2013

Cats

Beno came first, young almost tame. Then another one came, almost the same. Then Beno came with his brother. Then his mother came with her other. […]
February 4, 2013

Simon

He is there at the door, almost before you have called. Young and capable, Satellite Simon, known to nearly all. Stocky, not too tall, huge smile, […]
February 4, 2013

Thinking of Costas

Thinking of Costas, makes me smile. For you my friend, will always go that extra mile. You will always give us your all, Whatever the problem […]
February 4, 2013

The Taxi

I look up, and my heart leaps with joy and relief, There he is, my black shiny cab with his lights lit up. Whisking along the […]
February 4, 2013

Natalie

How delighted, we all are, to be here today. To witness the marriage of this extraordinary girl. We have seen Natalie blossom from child to bride. […]
February 4, 2013

My Daughter Elizabeth

Her life is a whirlwind, she tries to be calm. Her friends are many and varied, Always she is loyal and supportive. How fortunate are they […]
February 4, 2013

Trust

Trust visited my soul today; And unworthy thoughts and fears took flight. Trust has taken up residence now. Thank you trust, for giving me your gift […]
February 4, 2013

The Takers (Inspired by Richard)

Why do we let the leeches into our lives? Why do we let them into our minds? Once in, why do we allow them to remain, […]
February 4, 2013

Dancing

Smiling blue eyes asked me to dance. We floated up and away, Into a magical world, no place, no time And I felt so alive. Will […]