Chaos & Order – Short Poem

Another drabble AND hand-coloured image from my own colouring book! CHaos and Order Chaos and Order have a delicate dance. One the surest path to death; the other an instigator for life. Yet when both are given a change. The universe celebrates their romance. © Drabble & Poem by Dr Tanzelle Oberholster 31 words The […]

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A Tree Reborn – Short Poem

Circular cracks show on its map Its rivers do not flow, only dried up sap Mountains rise up and its structure still sure However, the dying giant has no cure Grey, empty, hollowed out Water it cannot go without It gains new life on a lonely night when by lightning strike it is set alight […]

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Chasing Expectations – Drabble

Experience never errs. Only your judgement errs by promising itself results which your experiments didn’t produce. Leonardo da Vinci, 1452 – 1519 We are occupied with the fulfilment of goals and plans. These are healthy and give us purpose, but the expectation of their outcome leaves them unsatisfactory when finally completed. My advice will be […]

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The Code of Life – Short Poem

A, C, G, T what will the next one in the sequence be? A double helix twisted round How many base pairs can you count? Genetic information must be read right else the organism may succumb to blight Cellular mechanisms and protein tricks ensures that all the bases sticks Should something go awry it won’t […]

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Whale Song – Short Poem

Deep within the echoes of the blue Rings a melody strong and true Alight with harmonisations, and tonal hues Bellowing its chorus from the sea Others do not believe the creature that it chose to be A spiritual nomad, a wandered and one who is free I hear its song of long journeys from the […]

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