Christine Anne Shaw : Writing

Never A Statistic

Never A Statistic

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


In loving memory of Stuart Beattie Cullen, my brotherin-law husband to Wendy, father to Jamie and Iain 22.11.53 - 17.1.2021
When The Going Gets Tough

When The Going Gets Tough

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


(for my darling sis facing a mountain)
When The Heart Chooses

When The Heart Chooses

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


love defies all logicall boundaries, land and seait permeates through walls of rockthrough doors without a keyunafraid of any bordersundeterred by dar..
Holders of Gold

Holders of Gold

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


A tribute to Torvill and Dean, Olympic Gold Medallists in Ice Dancing in 1984, still performing for tv audiences today.
Winter Cold

Winter Cold

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


(referring to the recent 13th full moon of the year)
The Middle of Nowhere

The Middle of Nowhere

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


(thank you Jacob for the inspiration and reminder)
Magnetic Memories

Magnetic Memories

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


( took me back to experiments in physics with iron filings and magnets)
Spirited

Spirited

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


a faltering flamein a room filled with darknessfights for love of light
Lasting

Lasting

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


for friendship is a cherished giftit lifts, enriches, outlives time.when death destroyed your beating heartit cast a shadow over mine.this morning as ..
Cloud Break

Cloud Break

A Poem by Christine Anne Shaw


(written on Tuesday, first day covid vaccinations administered in the UK)