Tremble

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

Text: When you’re confronted with a significant task of love, it’s hard not to tremble in realizing the amount of grace, vulnerability and kindness that this love will pull from you with no guarantees of what will return to you. It is compelling and terrifying when you are called to love in this way. And […]

When it’s all behind us

"When it's all behind us" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Things fall apart It’s true And that makes it hard to believe Other things will stay intact But not everything is meant to stay And not everything is meant to break And we’ll only know when it’s all behind us What moments inspired lyrics And what kept us singing all along

It isn’t over

"It isn't over" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Close your eyes And smile in that secret way When you realize This moment isn’t over

Declaration

"Declaration" poetry by Roshan James, Kitchener Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Text: Sometimes I wasn’t always sure What I was asking for Until I looked back and realized How I choose to fill my time Is a declaration Moment by moment Calling out to the universe To give me more of this, less of that So that my days are a choice My weeks are made […]

Trove

"Trove" poetry by Roshan James

Moments between Moments Can you steal just a few? When all you really want Is a trove constant Outside Of time spent like coins Casually jingling In pockets of frivolity Wasted For seeming too little to matter

Somewhere

"Somewhere," poetry by Roshan James

The passing of minutes Moments Days or lives Doesn’t make a difference In the loving Or in the dreaming Of what could come to pass And what could be passing Somewhere Near or far from here It’s the unseeing and unfeeling That is undoing This moment