So here's an introduction of my menagerie.
I wrote this poem shortly after my Midnight passed in August 2008. This is dedicated to my handsome Midnight: 1990 - 2008, he was a couple months shy of his 18th birthday when his organs shut down due to old age. Do you remember, when you were young Only two days old, my heart you … Continue reading Do You Remember?
By Carol TigerSpirit Nemes Can you imagine, if mobile phones had been invented when the scene of the Mad Hatter tea party was originally written? The scene might just go something like this (just something I whipped up a while back off the top of my head (inspired by Tim Burton's version of Alice in Wonderland)... … Continue reading Mobiles at the Tea Party
Had a vivid dream just now as I slept, so vivid, that I had no clue this morning if what I had was an overnight nap or an afternoon nap. (I call them naps because I can never seem to sleep longer than 4 hours at a time when I do sleep, although looking at … Continue reading Remembering the past, Searching the future
I had been waiting since before Christmas to travel to Merrylands, a suburb in Western Sydney that's around three and a half miles from where I live in Wentworthville. I had found out a couple weeks prior that my Samsung Galaxy 10.5" tablet had been fixed; it needed a replacement battery. There's more to this … Continue reading Long Day – 3rd Jan 18
Every day that I've been home, I've bribed all my cats to go out to the garage so I can have a quiet day in the house. The cats have grown used to this routine so that I have no need to bribe them anymore. One of my newest goals is to clean the garage … Continue reading Clever puss
As the 6 year old walked through the house holding her elderly neighbour's hand, she took in the scene before her; her father at the table, face down in his food, her older brother lying half on, half off the couch, and by the kitchen sink, her mother was sprawled on the floor. "So I … Continue reading No Santa
MILLY Milly refused to go to toilet before bed last night, so I put on her nappy in case she had an accident through the night. This morning, Milly was in such a rush to go to the toilet that I'd forgotten she was still wearing her nappy. A flashback of the night before reminded … Continue reading Today’s antics – 7th December 2017
I tried to help you but you just wouldn't leave him When I saw the abuse, my eyes filled to the brim I pleaded and begged with you, tried to explain But you chose to stay bowing down to his reign One time when I came by, you had a black eye You claimed to … Continue reading Given up
With all the politics askew The U.S and North Korea in a big blue A chance they'll bring this world to an end With both hoping their bombs can mend But then there's hope With many animals at risk Their lives taken at a whisk First endangered, soon extinct Mostly humans, the culprits, have been … Continue reading Hope
When I first saw you, all I could see was teeth I knew that I would love whatever was beneath Your appearance mirrored that of Cousin It But somehow I knew we were the perfect fit Since you arrived, your devotion is intense When you look at me, your smile immense The words: "You break … Continue reading Milly