Eleven fifty nine and counting

eleven fifty nine

and

counting

tick

tick

tick

grandfather clock

goanna

go bong!

tension’s mounting

worried

sick

beat your chest

like old Continue reading “Eleven fifty nine and counting”

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Hasty steps downtown

We take

hasty steps

downtown

arriving

sooner

doing Continue reading “Hasty steps downtown”

Photo on the Wall

a dusty

photo on the wall

hangs upon

a nail

a

past image of

our

beloved

friend

sitting upon our lap

for a blessed many years

there

until Continue reading “Photo on the Wall”

In the Ether

In the Ether

surrounded by those we used to know

many lifetimes before

those brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers

wives and husbands

sons and daughters

they live amongst Continue reading “In the Ether”

I Promise I will Find You once Again

They say when you die

you forget the previous life

including those

you’ve

loved

each lifetime

before

that one

and

before

the one

before that

but

please hear my eternal vow

(from my soul to yours)

‘I Promise I will Find You once Again’

I swear

even though Continue reading “I Promise I will Find You once Again”

Hitting the Rewind Button

the skinny

on being loved

is

getting fatter

all the time

justifiably

ordering another

extra-large

double deep

oozing

pan

 pizza

thrice in one night

as

Feelings wane

singing

those sadder songs

handing your

new lover Continue reading “Hitting the Rewind Button”