Voice

Your voice / Trips and breaks / Over your smile / Rivering into the wild / Of my favourite sounds

Text: Your voice Trips and breaks Over your smile Rivering into the wild Of my favourite sounds

Into

Into - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Sink with me In the best way Into our quiet And our storm Lean with me Into the thunder And the rain Press into the earth Under our feet With each step We take forward

Tested

Tested - Bravery counts most / When it's tested - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Bravery counts most When it’s tested

Wind

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

Text: A new wind blows The old ashes away Renewing life In abundance

Last pieces

"Last pieces" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: And when it happens It shakes loose all the last pieces Some fall into place Some fall away

Strange garden

"Strange garden" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Your care-bronzed tones Holding the steady flow Of words thick With quietly churning thoughts And a breath-catching gaze Drew me over my wall and yours Landing me in this strange garden Of new and old worth exploring

Across

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

Text: Catch me in a glimpse they call ‘falling’ When really I’m free-wheeling Across the cosmos

Find me

"Find me" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: And when you find me I’ll be here, content In my mixed up stories Light and dark Ocean and fire At ease in the odds

Horizon

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

Text: Pull the horizon to your chest Wrap its living edges around your shoulders Embrace the smouldering light Of new beginnings and the close of days

Existence

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

Text: I am thankful For this brief yet beautiful And broken existence Affording each of us time On this bright little island Of life between Stars and dark matter