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the old man and the parakeet, by Gabrielle Bryden

the old man and the parakeet
by Gabrielle Bryden

the parakeet squawks dis-ease
the owner is rusty and the cage old
the door is full and the bowl is open… 120 more words


A dive so deep, by Gabrielle Bryden

A dive so deep
by Gabrielle Bryden

on that unbearably hot day,
humid air visibly simmering,
dark blue water summoning,
summer weariness and nothing to lose. 126 more words


Canine Fictions

My S-I-L Belinda has an eye for the interesting, the beautiful and the absurd and takes the most wonderful photos.

I love this photo of hers and thought it the perfect match to a poem that I wrote for… 75 more words

Life Through The Pen

Canine Fictions (poem from bluebee)

The wonderful Aussie blogger bluebee has sent me a poem for my Close Shaves week.


Canine Fictions

the neighbour’s dog,
has a lot… 69 more words


A Close Shave

I long time ago when I worked in the inner city of Brisbane I had a very unnerving experience. 438 more words

Gabrielle Bryden

Duck philosophy 101

a rooftop view
is the lone duck’s comrade,
clear Autumn skies
a rooftop view
when the autumn skies are clear,
the contented duck
~ 12 more words


The Perfumer

The perfumer

By night he dreams of three exotic ladies in harem pants, adorned with beads and misty coins, whirling together in a heady dance. 124 more words