A Heartfelt Wish For All

Photo by Jean Luc Catarin

I order you, my gentle breeze of love
and kindness
send soothing songs to tend to those
whose hopes, once roped to the ground
and secured,
are seismically slithering away in a choking hold.

Life is made up of happy moments,
sad moments and the in-between.
Let us create and…

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Enchanting

Photo by Johannes Plenio

There was a time
when people believed
birds wintered
on the moon

imagery, stark,
of avian silhouettes —
perception, divine

The beautiful image and concept of lunar migration prompted me to try my hand at composing a Haiku.

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A Bestowal

Photo by Jill Sauve on Unsplash

My fortune increased with the birth of you, my dear grandchild
— With a mind of your own
You arrived a week before you were supposed to
Just like that, with a warrior’s cry “here I am!”

You are ever so small and bright
— An absolute delight
Two tiny little…

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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…