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Unforgiving brutality.

Unforgiving brutality.

That’s what I say he did to me.

He unzipped and peeled back my bruised skin.

Exposed my flesh and bones.

Ripped my muscles with his teeth for a meal. 143 kata lagi

Poetry

Receiving Waves of Love

On being sent a kiss

I
looked out through my open window

Gazed
at all those mysteries that sparkled and moved

So
gracefully during those nocturnal hours… 294 kata lagi

Poetry

Facing me

Here I stand, looking in the mirror

I see a boy, confused and alone

I see through to the bone

Facing me, layer by layer… 28 kata lagi

Poetry

Have You Hugged A Tree Today?

Haiku 124

In tune with Nature

Have you hugged a tree today?

Sparky Tree Hugger

Sparky the squirrel is getting braver and braver pottering around my stoep. 52 kata lagi

Stories

THE ANTI-PANDORA

THE ANTI-PANDORA

had a big bag of
poetic words
tipped them
out

they flew away before
I could slot them together
to construct
a truly evocative piece…

26 kata lagi
Poetry

Under canvas revised

Under canvas revised

Remove the safety net
           when you walk the rope
said Parmigianino
           paint fearlessly
peer through the mist
           capture what lies behind
what lies beneath : 31 kata lagi

Poetry