Why Create?

Art creates empathy

Between people

Who are foreign

To each other


Time and space

Are no barriers

To the imagination


I’ve fallen in love

With people

Who don’t exist


But it gave me

A deeper appreciation

Of the human animal


I like to imagine

We’re are all connected

By an invisible web

Of love


I try to send out

Pulses

To strengthen

The net


The ties that bind

The tensions unwind

With the travelling

Whispers of kindness.


Like my poems? Check out my novel A Vagrant At The House Of Love.

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