Mother Earth

Photo Credited to Unsplash   Kudos to Mother Earth A  respite, the place of our birth We are like caterpillars she our cocoon spinning webs like a spider to catch us if we fall Our sustenance are the fruits of her soil With her loving arms she embraces us at the end of life’s toil […]

The Blame Game

Photo credited to Google   Lucid or incoherent Feigning lapse of sanity as a pretence to escape responsibility Acting recklessly Playing the blame game   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2016


Photo credited to Unsplash   They look you in the eye You ask a simple question That deserves a yes or no answer And before you can blink they say with a stare It is not what you think   Don’t listen, bid them goodbye You don’t deserve being caught like a deer in their […]

Measuring Up

Photo credited to Unsplash   When the pressure is on to measure up Remember the only measure you use is you You are the only one you need to outdo Your life is a measure of what you believe about you   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2016

Diamond in the making

Photo credited to Pixabay   What am I Am I my thoughts No,  I am not Am I my words No, I am not Am I my feelings No, I am not Am I my actions No, I am not I am more valuable I am a diamond in the making   © Norma Bobb-Semple […]


Photo credited to Unsplash   The sun rises and cloaks us in its warmth The moon shines its light on our path The rain falls and offers to quench our thirst The earth is our mother and we are the embryo in her womb   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2016