Sylvia Wohlfarth

In Good Times and Bad Times Like Now

Photo by Nick Fewings on Unsplash

Not in the mood
I wonder if I’ll ever be
the world has sadly
once again caught up with me
and thrown me off my track.
Thus, here I lie dizzy and bemused
and seeped in acrid melȧncholy.

Things aren’t like they were
or should or ought to be
when once upon…

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Acrylic on Canvas by Lubna Yusuf

When Words And Painting Combine

I walked into a church one day
Not meaning to pray
But only stay for a while
And reminisce and pay
My dues and gratitude
For a life fulfilled and blessed —
A sanctuary to absorb
Peace and tranquillity
A safe place…

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Sylvia Wohlfarth

Sylvia Wohlfarth

An Irish-Nigerian soul living in Ireland after 40 years in Germany. A social anthropologist, English teacher, and more. With stories to share; and an opinion…