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My heart is parched.

Love in Black & White

The balance of love / should never be a burden in your sails

the black fish

i sat happily outside / in the humid / yet cooling warm night air. / I watched the black fish with its sparkling venus eye / consume vast…

Young Nudes not so Black and White.

In writing Child Pornography my motivation was not so much about Bill Henson and his photos as it was about beauty, freedom and innocence. …

1. Report of the Victorian Black Saturday Bushfir…

This report was so important when the fires hit 10 months ago 1500views later I re-post it to remind us not to forget just how quickly such…

i heard you take your coffee black now

remember the / milk and sugar days / we’d chase each other up the stairs / picking up dust on our bare feet / and / run till our lungs begg…

Soul Substance

The simplest things in creation are blessings and I hope that I always see them this way

Colour Of Skin

What the colour is your skin / What the colour is mine / And what the colour is God’s skin?

Be Afraid

The facts that the scientists are not telling you about the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Geneva, Switzerland, mankind’s most d…


Three weeks of light to break me in, and now I’m set apart. / Although Black Friday’s canopy, has swept in wide and low; / mora…

That’s why I’m an indie hipster cunt

I’m an indie hipster cunt / I know it / I show it / I’m a cliché

black ink

Black ink. I love it it better than blue / I’ll write with it my note to you / it shall begin with a polite “could” / an…

Mind Reading

What will happen when comes the / Time we can read each other’s thoughts?

Funny Looking Orange and Black Bird

Thank you David for your photo "Funny Looking Orange & Black Bird / Please check our my friend David Burk’s other awesome ph…


Stuck in this mental ice age / Where evolution is far from tomorrow / And he …. is just …. confined there ….. Chilling …


Today the world is supposed to get back to normal / But for 7500 of us it wont!

black noise

it concerns the on-switch / the expectation / then the realization of power outage / silent / dark / off / it is palpable / the viscous ooz…

My Tears Are Your Rain

Written during a rain storm in which I imagined that the rain was a sad woman weeping for the one she left behind.

Black and White Memories

Black and white photographs lie on the floor where you left them. An ode to her, to her memory, and to the memories you shared. / Closing …

Why did you make me BLACK?

Why Did You Make Me Black Lord / Why’d you make me black? / Why did you make someone the world would hold back?

Ebony head trip

My eyes slide gently between / satin sheets of darkness. / Embraced, caressed by the / liquid texture of ebony around me / I have… /…

black violet

she hides behind photos of children / trying to inhale their light / butterflies, flowers in summer hours / all help her feel life is right…

Black turns to blue

Deep in the night / after weeks of solitude / black turns to blue.

House Cat

I ate in silence / The screech of the mouse in the corner made

Cinnamon Dust

Afterward, I sleep, and the beating red dries. All too soon, small crumbling grains fall freely like cinnamon dust. The satisfaction is d…


As you stand / We swirl around you / You stand strong, firm and with purpose / We yearn to cling to you / To be part of you / To be blessed…


midnight raiders / of dream speak, / riding, / seeking / unprotected stray thoughts

big black spot on the ceiling

I thought it was a spider / I’m glad it’s just a moth / [On the perils of being shortsighted in a dimly lit room and not able t…

The Black King and his Bullrock

Episode 2.0 in the continuing tale of the Game of Kings…

If Jesus Were Born Black

If Jesus Were Born Black / would white men still worship Him today / Would He still Be Lifted Up As The Son of God

The Night Hell Raised. Rated R part one

He’s a sick bastard, no two ways about it. That is ONE SICK PUPPY. I said to myself , puffin’ on my stogy like I do every time I’m thinkin’…


Come travel with me down this dark lonely road / The is the road to Valhala / A road littered with 50 million corpse of young brave men / F…

The Nigger in Me

If I’ve ever been tired of something / Today was the day / I walked in a class of white AU students / And that bigot looked my way / My fur…

Proud Pepper at the Black Dog Ballroom

It’s hard not to stare.

A Daughters Farewell Revisited

It was then that I saw clearly I was no longer the central man in her life, but just her loving father

Indelible Ink

The drawing room / The only safe haven

The Night Owls.

The somnambulist wore black / and swung in her shadow..

My Own Makeover/Photoshoot! (Photos Here)

So on Saturday April 10th, my makeup artist, Kelsey Johnson ( www.muakelseyj.com ) came over and made me over into a classic beauty then to…

what is freedom?

we walked our roads / married our women / led our lives with many customs / you came…abducted us / put us on slave ships / shackled /…

Black Widow

In his eyes the reflection of my lust. / Passion intensifies as my Sex he consumes,


The boat of a future horizon sails away / a chance to board a distant past tense for you / dusk and dawn becoming the forgotten hue / Ther…

Black Snake Blossom

You’ll never be the same again.

black & vinegar

Just one sweet, sour moment.

the black line

my soles were bleeding / but still I walked / until my knees collapsed / like twin towers

Black Dog Days

Nagging thought of regret and woe / Memories I had long left to the past

Black & White

I saw myself / lying as if asleep in a / coffin made from glass / eyes closed and / breast ever so still / just like Snow White / before t…

Black Holes and Dreams

There is a black hole, which constitutes the very core of my soul / It takes and takes: it takes my joy; it causes me to implode upon mysel…

My Love Is Black with Golden Hair.

My love is black with golden hair / a see through dress she slips inside / I long to taste her straight away / but patients rule, I must ab…

PAIN’S MIGHT … Oh the tender soul of it all

You gave your fists hands to touch Death’s not alone / And you unfurled your wings here to span the whole globe / But were rained on by st…

Rejuvenation & Hope – Victorian Bushfir…

Rejuvenation spreads across the bushfire torn regions of Victoria

Black Magic Woman

You tricked me into believing / And now my soul is consumed / By this Black Magic Woman. / My heart can never be exhumed.

Oppression: Social Class Approximation Through La…

A Literary and Historical Linguistic Analysis of Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl and Its Portrayal of Ebonics / Oppression: Social C…



Thick Face, Black Heart

It cuts the line at the bus stop, / Raises your gall, / Physically gives you a shove, / So that you want to lash back and give it a beating…


Forgiveness is like holding black balloons / and letting the wind carry them away. / Sweet souls will dance together / again… face to face,


[Video] / When I was a boy, I played suburban war-games / Or cowboys and Indians. / I’d shoot at my brothers with a wooden gun, / And have …

Touched by Art

A warm story of how an artwork warmed the hearts and souls of two artist halfway around the world from one another.

The Cacophony of Being Otherwise Engaged

Blind to the pain / Of ill-gotten gain / I hold on in the mire / As if nothing is stained.

The Monkey’s Truth

Okay. There’s this chick who works for NASA. / she looks after the monkeys there. / Names one ‘God’ because she’s r…

Black background

The tribe sits under the tree / 13 billion footsteps approaches / The Earth is trembling / Onibaba- adelechanel

From Light To Black

The light is now fading to black – my eyelids are coming unattached

Mrs Abercrombie and the Black Swans

Mrs Abercrombie surveyed her moonlit formal gardens from the window of her Louis XIV bedroom. Their perfection was entirely to her credit.


Substratum / Beneath the surface there are blocks of time / a keep ticking ticker / investments in soiled identities that are loosing / clo…

TOTAL ELCIPSE…dedicated to the artist of re…

The black hole in the center was me pushing myself back into the light and life

Dear Applicant

Dear Applicant / We have reviewed your application and are delighted to accept your latest bout of depression. / As your recognized authori…

My Indigenous Black And White Portraits

I travelled by train, truck, bus and even hired a single engine plane to get me from Mt Isa to Darwin !!

Looking For Woop Woop? Forget The GPS!

I thought my aunt was going to suffer an asthma attack, because she was laughing so hard – at me!

Black Dahlias

The black Dahlias round my hat / Mirrored charcoal moods inside / The secret stories left untold / Since I became your bride / The darkene…

the awakened, the dear departed

day turns into night / night into day / pulse stopped blood coursed through your veins

☼ At the going down of the sun …

For all of them and for the thousands with no one to mourn them we will remember them! Lest We Forget!

The Black King’s announcement

When word had spread through the Nations of the Black Spear that they were to return to the celestial battlefield it was if Christmas, New …

Darkness shines its black light.

Darkness shines it’s black light / evil on the mind it grows / the ivy of it’s conquests / hatred and prejudice sows. / Childre…

Never Forget

Till justice is tried / And the world’s gavel cries

I’m Not A Cat …..

… I am a Tree ! / I don’t understand why you can’t see / I’m not a cat, I am a Tree! / In these branches I blend so well / My tail’s …

Army of the Black Spear Bishops- The Shaman

Episode 3.142 of the continuing saga of the Game of Kings.


I came to Africa / Pluged into violent crimson fire / Gold dripping amber / Riden upon slashed tears of blood / white amethyst sky / Forged…

The Intensity Of Her Stare

She stands counted amongst her sister / firmly rooted, she never strays / She bears witness to the coming and goings / accounting for each …

The Witching Hour

My cauldron / sings / of love and wonder…

…And all of a sudden.

Creating moments of life, love and every little thing that hung inbetween.

black mark . . .

I have a black mark through my name. / I mean another one. / and how can I put this into words . . . / searching / scrambling / head shaki…

Black Wings

my body arrived at a party tonight / I took some Angel wings down from the wall / and pulled my hair tight / the blondeness and longness fl…

Black Orchid

And, all that was left, was a pale reminder / Of what was once a match made in hell…

Addendum to poem 6 of The Alchemy Series: Black B…

The water brings the bear; / the Bear whispers to the salmon; / the salmon swims through me. / Today he spoke no words / of the garden— /…

Misery’s Bitch

Black cur / That hackled, slinking hound / Snarls pain heralds no warning

Check Mate – (The Game of Love)

He smiled knowing that he had found her, and sensing that she would not move again. He shifted towards her again and stopped only millimetr…

little black bird

naked heart


A 6 word story

Patches Of Hope

nobody knows where gone love true / Summer was fading into autumn / glimpses of loneliness / nothing more to do / she’s having hope i…

Black Butterfly

Blown in from far off dust / Astral soul / Dressed in stardust / Black butterfly

gothic promise

And we will never age, never die, forever together / This I know, this is the truth.

God bless the man in black……….

when I hear that trumpet roar, / my soul, / begins to soar, / the ink flows from the sky, / the eagle flies on high, / for the sun, / refus…

So are we about to make a large black hole?

large Hadron Collidor

Passion of Love , Chapter 21"Black Blood Flo…

Nope, can’t have a worthless piece of gutter trash like you gumming up my mission."


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