Category Archives: Poem

Ashes by Jacqueline Nash

Ashes I stand with bare feet amid the ashes, grey dust between my toes; in the colourless void that stretches out before me my body appears but a mere speck within it’s emptiness, trembling hands hang useless at my sides … Continue reading

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Sadness by Jacqueline Nash

I have not posted for quite a while. Some of you will know that my husband Brian passed away at the beginning of last year after struggling with cancer for four years. I lost my soul mate. At the same … Continue reading

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Deliverance by Jacqueline Nash

It is interesting how people read things into poetry. They will  analyse it depending on their mind set or religious beliefs. You may think that this poem is about someone finding religion, which was deliberate on my part. It is … Continue reading

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Fading by Jacqueline Nash

Fading Colourful threads slowly unravel, stitch by stitch they come undone, life’s tapestry is disappearing, memories fading, one by one. Scenes so beautifully embroidered through life’s journey to it’s peak, begin to vanish from the story, memories that play hide … Continue reading

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Addiction by Jacqueline Nash

Addiction The craving so strong, all dignity gone, every cell in her body cries out for more, the dopamine rush has taken control, it’s seduction she cannot ignore. This love affair is destined to go wrong, a relationship made in … Continue reading

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Eye Candy by Jacqueline Nash

Eye Candy You coloured me; the brushstrokes changing my pigment to your liking, shaping me with your palette knife into a form that pleased you, creating your masterpiece to exhibit for all to see. But you were unable to complete … Continue reading

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Innocence by Jacqueline Nash

As summer is more or less over I thought this poem would bring a little sunshine into the day and remind us of the glorious summers of childhood. Innocence I remember how the sun always shone in clear skies of blue, … Continue reading

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