Category Archives: Poetry

Mentoring Survey Response

Mentoring Survey Response The thief of time Has struck And holds dear All But the few moments That slip through a bony tightened grip And slide down to Mentor and Mentoree alike. Written by rob beckett in response to a … Continue reading

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Empty Poles

Empty Poles The sky dark And looming, Spreads across The Adelaide sky Behind the once Adorned flag poles Stark and Contrasted Against the black clouds They stand as Reminders of the    Punters gate. The Victoria Park racecourse gates, Adelaide Parklands, South Australia.  … Continue reading

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Lightening up

The winter stoops Heavy in the sky And clouds carry Their burdens low A dark and silver light Spreads its way Across a subtle sea To wait for me Near waters lap Though hours of day Are few and short … Continue reading

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Expectations

At once the weight Of others thoughts Collect above your brow Directing you To places where Your path would Not have gone It is inside Expectation dwells Deep and low Another’s voice Confirms your own Unfulfilled Expecting what Measured against … Continue reading

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Joy

As years Are past And things Are lost What’s left Is all we have Still grab it hard Run with it And joy Will come to hand. Written Sunday 22nd May 2011 2:57pm, by rob beckett, about the trials of living … Continue reading

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