My poetry book, After the Rain, has had its first two reviews! 🙂 Here is Diane Denton’s review from Goodreads. ~ I’ve been following Martin Shone’s blog, taken pleasure, been reassured and inspired by his poetry for many years. I keep his first two collections close by and often pick them up to randomly open … More After the Rain book reviews
I believe in the something within us I believe we can be better than yesterday I believe pain comes when it is needed I believe in the realization of being I believe another word for peace is chaos I believe chaos is another word struggle I believe we have yet to find the four corners … More Freedom comes from loving what is
Here’s a recording of me reading me 🙂 Five poems from After the Rain.
My book, After the Rain, is now available at Barnes & Noble, Lulu and Amazon for the price of £7.50. The book contains over 100 poems of Love, Nature, Humanity, Romance and Passion. Thank you for your continued support.
We look upon such things the way a candle looks upon the shadow Wanting to illuminate it? to take away the fear of it? to become it? to suppress it? We look upon such things with a desire, to overwhelm it with ourselves
*** Peace comes from within where in the heart of things there beats a solitary tear a single droplet of hope crying for unity Peace for us all ***
*** Before we can know and be at one with the beauty of universal Love we must first come to learn how to love Humanity, Nature and Oneself ***