Sleep

"Sleep" - poetry, drawing and digital media by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: I dream to sleep In the colour of warm sunlight And the sweet scent of night’s garden A decadent slumber Of a mind at ease Advertisements

Walk beside me

"Walk beside me" - poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Walk beside me when night turns to day And see what I see when the sun breaks the sky Come along and find the source Of these new sounds filling our ears Discover anew what our hands learned in dreams And our hearts wouldn’t let us forget Don’t worry when we part for a […]

For the sleepless

"For the sleepless" poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: The elusive lover of night And day’s cheating ways Gates the passage Of eager wanderers To dream-mapped cities While everyone else   Sleeps At the gates Of dream-mapped cities Wondering idle At the passing of nights Cheating only themselves With their effusive love of day

It all passes

"It all passes" poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: One day I will tell you About the tears bittersweet And exactly how many nights I dreamt without sleep One day I will talk And say it was hard Sometimes And then other times I felt like flying One day this will fade To a story with scars And when I figure out who […]

Sleep-thick

"Sleep-thick" poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: Snow-soft, slow exhale Breathes warm at winter’s edges Sleep-thick in old growth

Love’s lost fury

"Love's lost fury" poetry by Roshan James, Kitchener Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Text: When once I raged I now sleep And dream in peace It is the calm not before But after quiet has overtaken And my heart has softened into itself In the stillness of love’s lost fury