She somehow understands without being told why. She is mystery. She speaks and her children listen. She speaks and her husband listens. She is wise. Her husband and her children call her glory. She …
The ability to take this path to soothe the noise between us
has always been a gift of preservation…..
“Are you angry at me?” he asked. “Do you feel the same about me?” He closed his eyes and whispered, “Say something.”
Under your bed creaks a cherrywood casket.
Your father sits up, gazing silently, sorrowfully, too weak to help,
too strong to forget, his hooded eyes reflecting your pain
there was a time to hold someone to your breast
to console after war
to encourage at the moment of pressure
She wanders in my mind and has a home in my heart. I don’t recall a time when she wasn’t there and the years have done nothing to replace her memory. Visions of a different life and a different time,…
A poem about a sewing needle contrasted with a lab. needle absorbing and collecting blood
Silently your lips move as though you speak
I hear a sound like leaves in rushing wind
Make me one with everything…
I fell asleep one day and I awoke 40 years later. I only meant to doze but something when " haywire" and my youth was gone. There was a time when I reveled in my youth but that is just a memory almo…
Delving into an Alien mind
Just after southern Queensland was rocked by devistating floods the northern part now faces one of the biggest Cyclones in living memory!
We cannot revisit our past to change those things that haunt our conscience in the present. We can however consider the outcomes from these same events to help inform the choices we make in the futur…
Snow clumps in branch forks
Churning slushy thrumming mud
Cotton-white tufts where branches fork.
Slush slaps mud flaps.
Syrup for the roots.
alien mind, worlds without end
Shielded from the hidden stories of the heart
Protected by a wall of words
“Passion in art writing and photography is the artist personality”
Art speaks truthfulness.
Hence! It is important
As the clothes you wear,
On the outside of your body,
The cloth that cover you and mo…