Monthly Archives: October 2013

enantiodromia

Hung, like Odin on the tree, or Inanna, naked, hooked, and the sanguine fool, upside down, still smiling, patient, waiting for the healing, which must  and will come; not to be resisted, but embraced; the lesson salient, so is the … Continue reading

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Loss

You cannot lose someone, no matter how deeply felt the loss of them might be, in the physical, material; the absence of touch, the feel of their presence and, the warm, living reality of flesh and skin and breath, so … Continue reading

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Dealing with rejection …..

How does one deal with rejection as a writer? Of course you can learn lessons and you will learn lessons but that does not mean that success will come. The simple reality is that success and talent are not synonymous … Continue reading

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Rejection

Separation drags us from connected place, within, without, and stands us cold alone, so does opportunity make unexpected claim; observe, reflect and see your shape true born.   It’s only beyond shadow that the edges clear, that form is thus … Continue reading

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If a warning light went on in your car……

If a warning light came on in your car and you took it along to the technician and the advice was: ‘I can fix that. I will just cut the wires and the light will go off.’ Would you think … Continue reading

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Selling brand Russell – idiocy writ large

Russell Brand uses a lot of words to say nothing very much at all. One example of the efficacy of voting is that in Australia it is compulsory and while the political system is far from perfect, Government is and … Continue reading

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Sadness

Thoughts did rise and huddle close to fading image, holding hands across the edge of time and space, cold-fingered, tight-lipped and chilled through flesh, full imagined in the wreck of broken grace; rising yet to taunt and tighten heart and … Continue reading

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Rememberance Day

Maggots chew and suck through rotting flesh, that soup sublime, as all is slow reduced in ordered time, and deliquescent dance dictates, reduction, as  Death, takes charge, determined and imagined; sensual and seductive, grasping shredding hands, to lead the lost … Continue reading

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Flanders fields

Forgotten fields give birth in blood, scarlet reaches high, as monkish hood, reminders of the truth of hidden death, memories of sudden, full stopped breath, as stone remembers flesh as earthly food. Cast corpses on the breast of bitter day, … Continue reading

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Door

The door had slammed in violent thud between your heart and mine, and handled holding could not help; division was defined. I felt the splintered panelling, which drove between our minds, and knew that it had ended; the past was … Continue reading

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