The leaves on the tree shimmer, catching the breeze, casting my mind this way and that. I have words circling my head, clattering around - flitting between memories and dreams. What did I have? What would I like? I want it all and none of it. It is all inside, cloaked in smiles. The sunshine cannot let the moon control the tides. The sea is calm, tacit; it ripples. Wavelets are origami ships. My dreams are beneath an ocean heart. Blue. Serene. ©Sarah Drury 2023
Author: Sarah Drury
Poet, artist, mother. I am studying for a Master's Degree in creative writing. I paint in watercolours, oils and acrylics.
I don’t do much acrylic work, but was suddenly inspired to get them out and have a dabble. I wanted to paint an underwater scene. So here is a child swimming underwater with her goggles on!
Goggle Girl, acrylics on canvas panel. 20x20cm ©2023 Sarah Drury
I got some beautiful poppies and decided to paint them in my usual loose style. Here they are…
I have neglected this website for a while but will try and post more often. Here is a poem I have written inspired by the beautiful blossom trees at the moment.
I was watching my teen son sleeping, and though he is taller than me, when he is asleep he is still my baby!