The tide

The tide, it wishes to take me away And I, I long to be taken To be carried away, swept up and freed Freed from this endless vacation   So tempting it is, to be lifted, cleansed, removed To run from this resistance But what starts as peace, always ends in pain Bruised and battered.…

Love

LOVE You can’t help who you love. Someone may treat you as ordinary or even as if you are nothing at all. And you may still love them unconditionally. Love cannot be controlled nor rationalised. It just IS. This is why it is both wonder and pain.   CarlyLou ‘We accept the love we think…

A swim with suicide

A SWIM WITH SUICIDE The tide wants to drag you away with it. When you feel its pull you have two choices; to allow it to take you or to fight against it. Most people don’t think, they just fight. The overwhelming instinct to survive takes over. They tense and they kick and they heave…