Gift

"Gift" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Take from me This living gift Of a hand to hold Advertisements

Enduring

"Enduring" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: And it’s worth savouring How we moved From a moment to enduring

Forget

"Forget" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Sit quietly with me And forget Why we ever thought We weren’t enough

Rescue

"Rescue" poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: I pinched my nose Jumping into nothing’s deafening tide Terrifying in its darkening tourquoise To black depths spiralling And then you appeared, bow through fog Like a ghost-ship smokey grey and its strip-tattered sails You gloriously real people Who pulled me in, hauled me on board So we became friends on that dark night […]

Love again

"Love again" poetry by Roshan James, Kitchener Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Text: When the sun goes down When the hard day finds its end You hold my hand And make me love the world again

Dying place

"Dying place" poetry by Roshan James, Kitchener Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Text: I’ll see you in the dying place Amid the shattered stone Where grass and trees Grow no more Where silence makes a home   This place we find As sun meets earth Is less bleak than it appears What you see is mortal-view There’s more beyond the veil   We’ll keep this place A […]

Fenced-in friend

Fenced-in friend, poetry by Roshan Grossman

Misplaced smiles Can just as easily Wound Like barbed wire Lining the fence that makes us Better friends