It was a dissertation
of his open adoration,
which caused the consternation
that led to confrontation.... more »
Love and greetings Anam Cara
at last we meet.
Older than the hills
is our friendship.... more »
A battalion of invincible youth,
proud Australians, one and all.
Comrades in arms marching forward,
never thinking they would fall.... more »
Each act of deceit a fissure
in a Keystone of trust;
causing cracks in the foundation
of integrity and respect,... more »
Do Not Weep
Do not weep at my passing.
Do not talk as if I’m gone.
Though I may no longer be there,
know that my presence is still as strong.... more »
Eco Or Ego
A tall, regal forest
the latest spring collection.
Some bend their heads... more »
Fearful Of The Night
Tarry not now evenings come
and night stealthily follows you.
The moonless veil of darkness
all kinds of fear imbue.... more »
Fire In The Sky
In the constellation of Scorpius,
beyond human sight,
there appears to be a fire,
alongside flickering candles light.... more »
A single tear.
One small bead of moisture
brimming before it falls.
Bearing witness to emotion... more »
Generous Poverty -
rebellion of the spirit
against selfishness and greed.
Every selfless donation... more »
I danced naked in the moonlight
enveloped by gentle beams.
I danced thanks for flora and fauna,
and mountains, plains and streams.... more »
You speak of respect and show me love
yet I see the doubt in your eyes,
when I wake up in a sweat
at the sound of dead men’s cries.... more »
Blood red blooms bowed in respect,
Eternal spirits on zephyrs borne.
Trees and shrubs camouflage the earth
Where souls from bodies were torn.... more »
Minutes consuming seconds
Hours erasing minutes
Ticking... more »
Light Of Love
Outside leaves danced in the moonlight
and all were enticed to come and play.
Resistance? Rejection? Or both,
left a trembling body in the darkness.... more »
There is no breeze,
but I feel a zephyr
my body.... more »
Matter Of Degree
... more »
My Lord Is My Haven
During my life Lord
you have always been there,
so powerful your words,
they beat back my despair.... more »
Summer - a reputation for being dangerous.
She solicits youth to seek her caress,
leaving past lovers sapped of energy -
blinded by her vibrant beauty.... more »
No frost on the ground, But each breath came as steam
and tears teetered on lowered lashes.... more »
Sadism Of Being A Masochist
The hurt of loving
is the greatest of suffering.
Admit you love them... more »
Spring - soft and sanguine,
smooth and soulful,
a subtle sentimentalist.
Summer - still and salubrious,... more »
T’is No Humour In It
Cerebral conveyer of happy thoughts
why hast thou forsaken me?
Thou’st knoweth my servile humour
t’is ever opiate free,... more »
Testament To Resilience
of battles fought and won.
Fighting leaves... more »
The date had been set for the baptism
of the young couples pride and joy.
They weren’t particularly religious -
but wanted the best for their baby boy.... more »