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Random Thoughts of Sheila White

The works and random thoughts of Sheila White. My nanna, Sheila White, was quite an accomplished lady in her own way, yet all that remains are fading memories, and as the days pass into years, into decades, more and more are lost, forever. These poems have sat forgotten on my hard drive for the past …

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Sheila White : The 1985 Man

The 1985 Man Technology strides on ahead, But man is dropping behind. His social graces will soon be Of Neanderthal mankind. Chivalry is a redundant word, Gentle manners are taboo, From the steam and swamp of the jungle, Modern man takes his cue. Jaws of the predator open wide, To swallow each victim whole, Thus …

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Sheila White : Experience

Experience It shines in the eyes of the care-worn face, Experience It cannot be hidden by cosmetic grace Experience. In the eyes of the good man, it quietly beams, In the eyes of the bad man, it wickedly gleams Experience It can never be hidden, it reveals itself Unbidden Experience © Sheila White, 1985 « …

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Sheila White : The Horsemen

The Horsemen The first horseman goes riding by "WAR, to the death" is the common cry, Innocents in a bloodbath lie, But the horseman rides on by. The second horseman comes into view, FAMINE blazoned in scarlet hue, "God have mercy" is the cry, But the second horseman rides on by. The dread word PLAGUE …

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Sheila White : Glamorous Woman of Yesteryear

Glamorous Woman of Yesteryear Glamorous woman in satin and lace, That an enchanting pose, I cannot resist the beautiful face, Enhanced by glamorous clothes. One silky shoulder is rising above A diaphanous billow of lace Enough to intrigue, but not to detract From a vision of beauty and grace. Her curves are suggested, but not …

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