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Lyrics written today

Took our rage for a walk. We turned the sky red. [choir sings] Birds fall from the pockets of dragons Peace lives further down our roads. We turn to the ocean Finding the snore of a million grains Floating behind … Continue reading

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My clocks are talking backwards Seas fall between themselves Yawning, the world fills Blinking commas Harmony Balance When? My clocks are singing sideways Skies lie between themselves Waking reflections Dream-filled question Carrying Balance Now.. ———————————————- Process: Written before, shortly before, … Continue reading

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Snake in a tree

I saw a snake in a tree, pretending to be a bird. Lightning struck but the bird flew. I heard a cave in the armpit of a giant. Singing with sweat, while poison dust flew. I tasted the shadow of … Continue reading

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A song in the night

Patience. It’s my only weapon now. You saw a beautiful city and, lacking the courage to even imagine the possibility that that beauty could be a part of you, you sought to destroy it. Now only ghosts remain. We are … Continue reading

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The Trees (I)

That night, in a dream the trees came for me. Like the ones in the Scottish play, they advanced on my window, and, there being no glass that day, simply climbed through into my house.  A ghostly rustle of antique … Continue reading

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Make to live

Who cares if you make it? What fades if you don’t? One consciousness Awaits your tale.     Written: 21/08/2017 Trying to get some balance on the feeling of futility in a task or situation, realising that partly the feeling … Continue reading

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