Happy Birthday, Roshanak!

by Paul Raworth Bennett ๐Ÿ™‚ click here to listen along ๐Ÿ™‚ ~~ Star of Magnificence ~~ The beauty of the zodiac God brought to earth in Roshanak Who brightened up in many ways The darkness of my winter days She can be crazy, loud and wild She can be tender, like a child But most … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Roshanak!

My New Friend Heather!

by Paul Raworth Bennett ๐Ÿ™‚ click here to listen along ๐Ÿ™‚ He loved to ride his bike, did Paul Across the land, or to the mall And normally would sunny skies Delight his nose and ears and eyes So greatly was his patience tried On yet another rain-soaked ride But 'cuz he braved the awful … Continue reading My New Friend Heather!

We Are Our Closest Circle

Alfred Lloyd Tennyson famously said "I am a part of all that I have met." This little gem makes me reflect on how I affect others - perceptibly or otherwise, for better and for worse. And just as importantly, it reminds me how the people that I welcome into my own life can have a … Continue reading We Are Our Closest Circle

Happy Day (a poem for DH)

by Paul Raworth Bennett Click here to listen along (the audio plays in a separate browser tab, so press "PLAY" and then return here to read along). (for DH) The graceful young woman, her dreamy blue eyes Reflected the colour of heavenly skies Her hiking companion, with spirited heart Did know that their friendship had … Continue reading Happy Day (a poem for DH)