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Untended #junefalls

Overgrown In the garden of sounds All boom and bang No thinning out Of this or that A chaotic setting For instruments to be lost For morning birds to be obscured And a child’s words to be misheard And the weeds that cluttered the mind Took over Like cymbals and...

Storing Moments #vss

These cool sheets warm beneath my weight. They form a woven net of fibres to hold what my mind begs to release. And the act of letting go to these sheets lets breath climb to a place I have not let it go throughout this day. I neither buried nor denied the aches or...

On Fire #poetry

I was born alight Kissed by both pleasure And a searing ache To not deny the wild With a wind  That sweeps an entire Universe of sparks The ink The paint Love Our art A world of dry grass The flame licks that spills  And inch by inch This moment Is consumed...

Neat & Cluttered #junefalls

Neat and tidy Front and centre one foot two foot planted firmly While…. Chaos and cluttered pastward gone back scattered memories and life wilted forlorn  Worn and struggling seeking grip on a life unforgiving and yet growth persists one foot two foot...

A Dream #mayfalls

I had a dream To attract a bird of prey The predators Rat Snake Calling them to play So I slipped into A nightingales song Led them down a shadowed path And watched the confusion As they fought it out Who would tear the flesh From my very neck Who would steal my very...