• All at Sea

    I am all at sea I have backed the sails and they are flogging I do not know which way to push the tiller To port? To face the onslaught of waves To starboard? To run away with the waves Instead I am hove to, stuck, going nowhere I am taking water, sinking Bail out or head for shallow water? I man the bilge pumps As fast as I pump out, water flows in I ...

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    Tags:
    hope,
    sea,
    despair,
    Flipflops
  • Happy in Nature

    What makes me happy? The Big Outdoors!! Nature makes me feel so at peace. There are so many things about society and modern day living that feels wrong. Just taking some time away from the hustle and bustle; breathing lungfuls of air which isn't muggy, a rest from man made invention and all the complicated comings and goings and responsibilities that come with being a 'grown up'. I love rambling through forests and scavenging on ...

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    Tags:
    outdoors,
    sea,
    nature,
    sunshine