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Nothing

Only those that are last know what it is like to be the first last. / To be the first last is different to having been the first first. / T…

The One Legged Man

The one legged man jumps in singularity across the hot bitumen road, dinner plates break as they fall from his arms. His home made porcel…

The Last White Crane

The Last White Crane / The white crane would fly the morning sunrise / through the sickly smoke from the funeral pyre / Mourners would stan…

The Disquiet of D

Dissolved / Dissected / Disowned / Discarded / Distracted / Distressed / Dispensed / Dispatched / Dismantled / Disengaged / Disregarded / D…

Time

Time: / 1am – Monday / Time is never the problem at 1:00am / the past can be an hour, a day, / a week or more away / of all the thing…

Preston

Preston / Preston / Preston stands behind the counter / of the all night convenience store / selling out of date Cornettos and the / remain…

Unspoken

Unspoken / A photograph, / an unspoken conversation. / Look at me, I am here, / I see you there, / I love your view. / Have you been th…

FIFO

FIFO / Reduce the distance between / and the time available for / dinner reservations – move the town / I drive south along quiet streets, …

Circadian Dreams

Circadian Dreams / master clock / body clock / circadian rhythm / set time / free mind / wander / dream / cue the cycles / in the pattern /…

Symmetry

Symmetry / to know a sense of / harmony and beauty / in proportion and balance / where division into two / can bring to each / a mirror …

Too Much

I drink too much / I dream too often / are the two connected / you tell me / because / I won’t tell you / or do I / dream too much / becaus…

The Weekend Ends

The coffee shop discussions were, different / They sounded more like the seagulls I had just photographed / I was as the pelican, I sat qu…

Time

In time, everything will happen / But not everything may happen in time / This time may not be the time in which it happens / The time afte…

The Last Memory

we were there together the morning that time broke / we were there together at midday when we felt the sun / we were there together the aft…

Will

Will / Will kiss for kisses / Will spoon for spoons / Will look because I can see / Will listen because I can hear / Will speak because I h…

Ocean

Ocean / A surfer sits / rocky southern points are best / on shore waves are dumping / Footprints tattoo the sand / like henna / the art is …

Deja Vu

Deja Vu / No words can encompass our souls. / Past lives have been led. / Deja vu tells us that our / moments have already been taken, / in…

Watching

Watching / I’m watching her, / watching them / talking to each other / she sips her coffee / smiles to herself / almost laughing / a book o…

Not Quite Klimt

It’s not the kissing that excites, it’s when it stops / when we nestle our heads into each other / when we let the spirits flow between us …

Garage Sale

Garage Sale / A myriad of emotions / A bag of assorted feelings / A suitcase full of memories / A clutch of friends no more / A handful of …

The Day

The Day / The day you realise that you have become / Engulfed / Enslaved / Ensnared / Enamoured / Will be the day that I will stand / Revie…

Finding Dreams

Finding Dreams / I read pages of / other people’s / imagination / I look for / lines of dreams / I will not write / I find …

The Candle Collector

I am the candle collector / Burn for me as I burn for you / Time will not extinguish me / Nor the memories of my flame / In the eternity of…

The Concept of Motion

The Concept Of Motion / The principle is uncertainty / I may not care for the inequalities / Yet I know that they exist / There may be no …

Me?

We are, / he is, / I am. / We are he, I am his. / They are, / they were. / He was, / he wasn’t. / I am, / I wasn’t, / I was. / Weren’t they…

Breathe In, Breathe Out

For me to tell you where I am, / first close your eyes, / stand gently / listen and / inhabit the / world around you / breathe in, breat…

flayed up along the shoreline / dragged back in to the sea / feeling of a grain of sand / rolled and rocked / back and forth / never endin…

Reflection

the bay is brown (or grey) / the water is choppy / the time reads 15 min / before, it read an hour / slowly, cars drive by / a woman breast…

A Beautiful Shadow

A Beautiful Shadow / a single, white, LED light throws / a feeble shadow in the darkness / the glass of shower walls and door / surrender q…

Hiroshima – A Dress Rehearsal, Mon Amour

There was nothing there / Survivor / Did they make it up / Survivor / Temporary survivor / It goes on / They did not eat / We do not eat / …

The Mark on Your Neck

You have a mark on your neck / in the shape of the lips of / a lover who left you / again and again / On the back of your clothes / are the…

Ancient Lake

Ancient Lake / Did you know me / did you see me / I was ancient lake / forever growing / Did you see me / I was salt water more / times tha…

My Fathers Day

My Fathers Day / the day my father died / Mrs Quigley picked me up from school / she used to live across the road from us / she used to smo…

Someone Else’s Love Poems

Someone Else’s Love Poems / She sleeps at night with a book / of Linda Goodman’s love poems / sitting face up on her bedside ta…

to the night

to the night, goodnight / I know you well, but let / me rest with peace / The rain falls, I can hear / it on my small space / of corrugated…

Slow Down

Breaking heart and soul / I have trouble excusing / this smell of perfume that / permeates my mind / Slow down / Wonderful to think she sai…

Someone Like You

she said, / and she said, / and both of them said / and even he said / I should have married someone like you / but when I was young enough…

The Awakenings

The Awakenings / You turn away the clock at 2am / Slip beneath the layers of self / Try to close your eyes to the darkness / And look again…

call me

you don’t call she said no phone no talk no skype no text you don’t talk to me unless we meet where need is met you don’t…

Hands claw hands

hands claw hands / hands shred hands / as his hands shred his hands / as his hands claw, his hands scratch / his hands rip and tear / plung…

Sometimes We

Sometimes We / Sometimes we are just an image / a snapshot from different times / a make believe montage of / dreams and realities develope…

There Are No Lights

There Are No Lights / Darkness surrounds me / as the water runs / it is cleansing time and / scalding water marks the / guilt of my lazines…

Graffiti Heart

Graffiti Heart / Step in to the life that becomes you, / walk gently, spare the earth your whims / and speak with a voice of calm not ange…

No Invitations

I sit in the concourse of the Metro / I watch the people / I watch, the green, the red, the brown, the blues / the ever changing train tim…

The Boutonnière

The Boutonnière / It was an art in his manliness / his ability to wear such beauty / style and confidence showing / in his simple daily ges…

Thirty seven minutes in a two dog sort of day

Thirty seven minutes in a two dog sort of day / Was all that it took / In that little time / Was all that he needed / For all that he said …

I never did – Neither did you

I never did – Neither did you / When I was aged enough / When I was young enough / When I was old enough to say it / I never did / Wh…

The Last Winter

The Last Winter / 1st June / The last of the summer leaves have fallen, autumn has set / I will not see another spring, this, is now my las…

This River

This River / this river hides / this river shows / this river, this river / an archive for reading / back wash, back flow / this river, thi…

I Have This Case of Deja-vu

I Have This Case of Deja-vu / I have this case of déjà-vu, / it hasn’t happened yet, / but I want to be prepared / I’d hate t…

You Remind Me of Someone I Don’t Know

You remind me of someone I don’t know / yet there is an, almost familiar, knowing of you / I listen to the softness in your voice and…

You Can’t Be a Little Bit

You Can’t Be a Little Bit / either you’re lost or you’re not / you can’t be a little bit lost / it’s sort of …

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Pain

Pain / acute and chronic, / somatic and visceral, / nociceptive and neuropathic / allodynia and hyperalgesia / peripheral and central / be…

The Price

what price / the price I pay / the price we pay / the price you pay / do we ever pay the price / why is there always a price / the price of…

Differences

Differences / Its the differences / that make us interesting / she kissed his lips / He had no expectations / they had disappeared with ag…

grind

grind / face grind / mind grind / teeth grind / this life grinds / this soul grinds / this body grinds / feel our anxiety grind / our helpl…

Kiss Me

lip to lip / lip to kiss / kiss and kiss / kiss and miss / miss the miss / miss the kiss / kiss …

the dark house

the dark house / the dark / the house / the dark house / the house is dark / the house in darkness / the darkness in the house / the dark w…

blank lyrics

no way, would I lie, / but I would, lay, with / you, with the music, / that rips, my mind, / I’ve heard it, before, / when the rain, …

Lacrimation

Lacrimation / flowing / here, is my liquid soul / a releasing of my emotion / by me, for me, for you / it may be an overflow of sadness / o…

Breathe

Breathe / Move in / Move out / Move in / Move out / Air, life / Air, life / Heaving / Fluttering / Quick, slow / Deep, shallow / Ventilate …

sad

sad / in the walking / of city streets / he becomes invisible / a forgotten man / of concrete heart / and quicksand friends / he knows the …

I Thought I …

I Thought I … / From left ventricle / elastic artery runs / distensible life flow / of smooth muscle / nerves intimal cells / endothelial c…

I Even Count How Many Times I Stop Counting

Grind teeth, count, one – grind teeth, count, two / obsessive, I’m not obsessive, obsessive – three / I used to count white lin…

I Just Can’t Imagine

I Just Can’t Imagine / I look for smiles on the dials on the faces of places where joy should live only to find in the grime of facial line…

I Hope He Dreamt In Colour

I Hope He Dreamt In Colour / I have this picture in my memory / where my father is standing on the / front verandah of our house and he / …

Driving

Driving / 1. / misty rain / greasy road / I drive on / 2. / cars at 110 kph / coffins at 210 kph / I still put the foot down / 3. / the tai…

Writing at 4am

1. / the sounds of birds / an hour before the sun / shotgun ownership / sounds so right / 2. / coffee at 4am tastes / as good as the one / …

Age is Never the Barrier

too young / too much of a child / not really an adult / just a teenager / mid 20’s / early 30’s / 40 is the new / late 50’…

Another Name

I have laid with / Love for a reason / Freedom for a time and / Truth under another name
There Are These Two Men -  I Think They Are Inside My Head by Tony Mutton

An Unfolding of Meaning

An Unfolding of Meaning / Time of death – 11.29pm / I watched as my life, or was it now / my past life, was laid out before me / I g…

Consciousness

start / everyday now / then sleep / pillow curtain / night dark daylight / blue sky blue pain / love gain / share / shared lives / bells lo…

With Grace

With Grace / My ageing hands will always love / Forever warm with touch / I will place them gently on your breast / To feel your beat…

(18) – An Interview With Myself

(18) – An Interview With Myself / I say your photo the other day, the school photo from Grade 1. Did you enjoy school? / NO. / But …

Fidelities in Grey

Fidelities in Grey / We live our lives coloured by a spectrum of fidelities infinite in number dreaming without ending defining guilt filme…

(6) – If You Asked Me Again the Answer Woul…

(6) – If You Asked Me Again the Answer Would Be / if you asked me again, / were I to be truthful, / the answer would be, / the answer…

(8) – The Ticking of the Western Clock

(8) – The Ticking of the Western Clock / We taboo awareness / massage hardened egos / recline lazily and watch the / ticking of our W…

(10) – Difficult to Bear

(10) – Difficult to Bear / This state of unhappiness / (Un)wellness cocktail mixed / of anxiety and discontent / A symptom of the mind / th…
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