Cyprus Symphony Book 2

February 6, 2013

The Human Condition

Here in Cyprus it’s a blissful beautiful God given day. Incredible, that just a short distance away, Across the azure Mediterranean Sea; Wars wage now, and […]
February 5, 2013

The Gem

You had a diamond, a pearl in your palm. You let her slip between your open fingertips. Easily discarding uncaring, doing her harm. You were blind […]
February 6, 2013

Your Lover

You deserve a lover who always makes you laugh, Who is always at your side and always on your side. A lover who can push away […]
February 5, 2013

Mother about Daughter

My unique beautiful daughter, a gift to us all from God, The sweetest truest person that walks the land. Why then does the world seem unfairly […]
February 6, 2013

The Rose

You gave me a special rose in my mind, with your early morning call. Your loving voice on the phone to rise and fall. This beautiful […]
February 6, 2013

Turning Away

I tend to turn away from ugly scenes; When perhaps I should have stayed, changed things. If I ignore, what is blatantly wrong, my conscience stings. […]
February 5, 2013

I Am Sorry

‘I am sorry’, just three simple words of magic; Pouring soothing balm on wounds sometimes tragic. Helping heal pain in the mind of memories vivid; This […]
February 5, 2013

Mike the Alarm

I think of Mike as Mr. Cyprus, middle aged, not too tall. With a deep knowledge of alarms and so much more, he is curious about […]
February 6, 2013

The New Accountant

Angelos, I’m so sorry, I must leave KPMG, For Costas came between us, As I was too small for you. Savvas, the new accountant, lives and […]
February 5, 2013

Our Church of England

Our much loved, cared for chapel, attended by so many people Can be viewed on a knoll from the road, door to steeple; And the soldier […]
February 5, 2013

Expectations

If I hope for pleasant presents presented on a plate, Phone calls or messages that do not present, Of gifts of loving sentiment that do not […]
February 5, 2013

Disquiet

What is this disquiet I feel? An omission of deed not done; A letter not written, a thank you not given; The day not done, yet […]
February 5, 2013

Remorse

If I have ever upset you, or given a moments disquiet, Please forgive me, for I am a child of the universe, And wrong doings against […]
February 5, 2013

The Downpour

Black thunder clouds above the mountains Proclaiming at last, rain is advancing; To quench the parched dry soil’s thirst And to feed the unborn blade of […]
February 6, 2013

Tibet

Again, Foreign Office officials, besmirch the UK name. Pushing the Nation’s reputation firmly down the drain; At this time, of global monetary meltdown misery They say […]