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this flower blooming

this flower blooming then I find the wattle bird dead in the water bin I’d allowed to fall below the brim the bird’s wings confined could not rise out there are no flowers from this only the loneliness of fault … Continue reading

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‘do you remember Eden?’ Eve said to Adam

‘do you remember Eden?’ Eve said to Adam ‘it’s hot today’ said Adam and they looked at each other with their it’s our fault eyes  

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I hold a placard up

I hold a placard up ‘make gardens as well as love’ I think to love properly you will need to love the earth  

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the leaves running up to me are jumping all over my shoes

the leaves running up to me are jumping all over my shoes I say to them ‘go and lay down with the flowers’ when the sun comes out from behind the tree it will be too warm and the plants … Continue reading

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if there are flowers by the picnic blanket

if there are flowers by the picnic blanket we could watch the bees and learn to be with peace  

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mows round the clothesline

mows round the clothesline then hangs morning’s washing hides the undies behind a grouping of t-shirts let the wind dry them then go bout its way all things leave after giving  

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18-8-18

I tell the flower in the garden ‘I don’t want to put you in a vase you are inside my heart and gardens are where a flower lives’ I could image you in the vase swimming in the water your … Continue reading

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