Mary Mc Creath

Veteran Poet - 1,395 Points (Glasgow, Scotland)

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  • ''I am old now and I can tell you, I would not change my place with anyone.''
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  • ''Light illuminates. It changes flat shadows into three-dimensional objects and brings them to life for all to see.''
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  • ''Today you smiled, were full of joy at prospects of tomorrow. Now you lie so still, absent, From all you wanted to do, or be. Yet present as you lived to
    Mary Mc Creath
  • ''The empty sky was deaf unto my plea. That emptiness descended now on me.''
    Mary Mc Creath
  • ''To see who we truly are and come to know that each of us is part of every star.''
    Mary Mc Creath
  • ''What stirs life into you, moves you to dance and sway?''
    Mary Mc Creath
  • ''Seeing is a place of light and darkness of revelation and vanishing of revelation of knowing and unknowing.''
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Best Poem of Mary Mc Creath

Being-Caged Bird

Why am I not free?
To be…
The person that I want
To be?

Why must I feel tied?
To what I was?
What is the cause?
That I am not free,
To be - me?

I long to break the
That ties me to,
Doing the things the way
I do.

If only I could see,
What it is that keeps
Me blind.
That does not let me
The knot that ties
To the things I do.

Bird in a cage freer
Tis than
It knows the reason
It cannot fly,
Back to the sky.

I seeing not what
Holds ...

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Being - Absence

You were there
So was I
We said 'Hello'
We said 'goodbye'
In between
Where were you
In between
Where was I

Written in 1978

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