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MOTOR MODE ODE

ODE IN MOTOR MODE 

They say we have a Vote.

But you will kindly note;

The choices are

for Donkey or

for Goat.

* 258 more words

TO TRAVEL WITHOUT

Would one carry luggage
When the porters smile
Disarmingly white-toothed
Because you are their next meal
The roof over wide-eyed children
A calling-in place for global roamers… 142 more words

Creative Writing

The Duality of Things: Jennifer Strauss Launches 'Lupa and Lamb' by Susan Hawthorne

Lupa and Lamb by Susan Hawthorne, Spinifex Press 2014, was launched by Jennifer Strauss on 24 August at the ACMI as part of the Melbourne Writers Festival… 1,788 more words

Australian Poetry

Poem: From the Notebooks of Poet J XIX - XXII

XIX. TRUST ME

I sat for hours

creating a poem

in my head

It was so complete,

so perfect

that I didn’t need

to write it down… 116 more words

S. C. Flynn

from Issue #4: Poetry by Chris Oakey

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Uprisings 

1

Dawn comes in and in
while we lie shuddering
in our uselessness.

…………(Something falls
…………in the heart. It is time
…………to stop, to act.) 729 more words

Contrappasso Magazine

Poem: From the Notebooks of Poet J XV - XVIII

XV.       CLOSE-UP

 

A plain black page

might say nothing,

or it might be

a close-up

of a fraction

of the first letter

of the book… 100 more words

S. C. Flynn

Poem: From the Notebooks of Poet J X - XIV

X.           AMBITION [Video film of birds feeding with author’s voiceover]

There is

no failure

like

complete success

XI.   HONESTY [Handwritten in large letters   … 137 more words

S. C. Flynn