Category Archives: Dreams

Night is Closing in on Me

  Night is Closing in on Me Night is closing in on me, He envelops me within his darkling cape. He’s closing off the daytime frights And bringing on the night’s delights. Such dreams as I do dream on! If … Continue reading

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Lost in the Moment

  Lost in the Moment H. W. Bryce I dream of every precious moment when we meet, I picture me, as I sweep her off her feet, I picture her, as she dissolves in happy tears. “Yet every time I … Continue reading

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The Old Quilting Bee

  The Old Quilting Bee H. W. Bryce Ladies bending over quilting frame, Busy fingers stitching squares Into a pattern speaking love, Happy voices humming hope. Making patches, keeping memories, Every stitch a kiss, each caress A stroke of strength, … Continue reading

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Chasing but Late for dinner

  After the flurry of activity about Chasing a Butterfly,  I thought I should share a bit of it. So here is the first poem in my book Chasing a Butterfly: Chasing but LATE FOR DINNER She hosted a party, … Continue reading

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Be the Phoenix: Rise from the ashes

  Be the Phoenix: Rise Rise from the ashes Rise from the ashes of your life, Kiss the grief goodbye and fly, fly, fly, Soar on high, soar with eagles, Be the Phoenix, touch the sky. Be more than your … Continue reading

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Summer Sounds

Summer Sounds  A Fontanelle by H. W. Bryce Neighbours mowing lawns! Kids on slides! BBQ grill sizzling! Baby cries! Mother sings! Passing cars! Screen door swings, screeches closed To buzzing flies! Folks passing by, chatting! Laughter in the park!! Gamboling … Continue reading

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GLORY! Glory be to peace

  Glory Glory be to peace H. W. Bryce Go to war for glory Fight the ‘glorious’ fight But though fame may come Fame will go and glory too Quicker than a wink Glory has a reputation, Though it precedes … Continue reading

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