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Hope

  Tracking the break up Heart beating with a heavy hammer Bounding in the dawn light Flooding across the empty room Hoping against false hope To see the end and touch the moon

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Imprisoned

The fire in my eyes can’t touch The arch of my back As the stride of my step Releases the inner mystery In secret lies of nothing We can escape from  

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UNPREPARED

  UNPREPARED and UNREADY and UNTRAINED and feeling INCOMPLETE UNSKILLED and UNTALENTED they made an AD-LIB ILL CONSIDERED IMPROMPTU IMPROVISED NAPPING and were CAUGHT OFF GUARD not ready for OFF THE CUFF OFF HAND response SPONTANEOUSLY PLAYED BY EAR SURPRISED … Continue reading

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Going to the red

  Turning slowly Like a super tanker in retreat They shed their skin As the predators on the other side cross out their options; imagine the dark hills, as their vacant rooms are booked for the unsteady future to come … Continue reading

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The bell tolls

The unwelcome stranger of broken promises Smiles widely into her guarded eyes Helping hands mask the token of deceit; Undermining her once proud homeland   She now prepares for stormy weather Where statesmen reign no more      

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No cause is sought

  I’ve just returned to the grey land   where they’re dreaming of things;   ruined trenches, lashed with rain   Spilling jealousies and sorrows   where truth fails   as guilt is not challenged   Aristocrats who made it … Continue reading

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a cry for Freedom

I had a clear view louder than words that were selling a dream like apple and honey the conversations baffle a single cry for Freedom   In the big old pram I carry away their doubts that brought nothing to … Continue reading

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