Lead Me A’Straya

Flicker flutter the wild winds blow Across the outback through the desert and so You think you can dance to a thunderstorm’s beat Get out of my kitchen if you can’t handle the heat Road shimmer black tar and squeaky old gates Pool at the pub and a quick beer with mates Lead me down…

Poetry: Ask

In broken cold and lonely nights wide eyes hope for cracks In the light to open doors to things long sealed and it’s a god of Clever commendations and wise conciliations I pray to and hold to Under his auspices I would adore only you and you own me You take me places I don’t…

Poetry: Quizzes, Notes And Calculators

I hold the wealth of human knowledge in my hand It’s like a storm of learning, churning through spacetime Facts come tumbling so fast out of a lit up little screen like thunderclouds Clapping their grumbling BOOM across the summer’s sky of my empty mind Heavy with information, when it rains it pours Out of…

Poetry: Infinitely Diverse In Infinite Combinations

For Sonequa Martin-Green and all the other members of the wonderfully diverse cast and crew of Star Trek: Discovery. If I could grow one kind of flower On the way to Eden It would be pink on this side of paradise It would be orange in it’s Omega glory It would be green like the…

Poetry: Coffee Orders Given

Tropical leaves and Dappled sunshine in the morning The exact same coffee orders Given without hesitation Extra crumpets with honeycomb You didn’t need to buy them Or anything, really But you did, because you were being rather lovely Whispers of change on the other side of the equinox A shark tooth necklace rated 10/10 over…

Word To The Wise: Watery Brave

Some say happiness is like an ocean And I think that is very true It comes and goes in waves That wash over everything When happiness colours your life It is a shimmering, glittering burst of light That reflects the sun in the sand and sand dollars It isn’t just one point of bright But…