Category Archives: David Scanlon

Poems written by David Scanlon

SHE IS

She is the light in my darkness Taking me to places I could not see; Her soft silent touch embracing me Wrapping me and protecting me.

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I AM OUT

I am out, I am gone, I am now free: I now feel the fresh breeze singing of the smoke, ………that no longer chokes me in the city I live. I now smell the smiles from the touching lips ………that … Continue reading

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LET ME OUT

Let me out, let me go, let me free: Let the fresh breeze sing of the smoke, ………that chokes the city I live in. Let the smell of smiles touch the lips ………that release the words I live in. Let … Continue reading

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YOU TOUCHED ME

Life’s joy-filled celebrations humanise our animal ways, For they draw us back to a basic community of silence Where inhibitions and egos fall away and we once again: …………….Live fully immersed in the otherness of others; …………….Regain harmony in her … Continue reading

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THERE ARE THOSE WHO STEP FREELY

There are those who step quietly, Without the egoist pomp and ceremony Alive in the attention grabbing vacuous noise: Being present they heal and sooth; Selflessly they give without receiving Anything but the daily threat of harm.

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