'Star of the East' Hall

49 Edge End Road Broadstairs

Kent, CT10 2AH


Telephone :

The Hall - (01843) 604733


Founder/President :

Karin Page - (01843) 597276


Email :

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Storms


by Valerie Dearling


Leaves ripped from trees

only lately unfurled

whatever is happening

to this wonderful world.


To name the stroms now,

one after another,

the alphabet inadequate

why do we bother!


Oceans of plastic

forests cut down

no life in the village

not much in the town.


So much pollution

allergies rife,

killing each other

with bombs or a knife.


Is this what you want,

is this all you care?

Love one another

and then learn to share.


I knocked


by Heather Atta



And the door

Was opened

To me

Engthralled

At this magic

That God

Gave to we

I couldn't wait

Seek

For I knew

I would find

And the joy

Reached

Flood levels

Fair drowning

My mind

Asking

Fair basking

At my

New found game

Knowledge

So known

Yet forgotten

For shame

Faith

Is the answer

And God

Holds the key

So let's

Do his bidding

And heavenly

Be