Category Archives: Poems

Residential schools

Contemptuousness and despisedness A paltriness of mind For governments to do this So terribly unkind The indignity of breaking up Families in this way Of weaning them from ancestors And making the children pay In America in Canada in Australia … Continue reading

When We place too much emphasis on science and making profit

An irreverence for Nature A stony indifference to What was infact imagination And Science taking the view A Matter of course Perhaps disbelief But so Felt that arrogant streak The mothers of all mothers taken for granted She Responded by … Continue reading

The Haenyeo of South Korea

Resolute and unprompted With Will power and determination The women of jeju their self appointed tasks To dive into the ocean Where Free diving is their thing Exploring the depths on a single breath Their prizes for to bring Conches … Continue reading

Identities

We steal peoples identitities We homogenize their senses Indistinguishability their huge power snd their magick For the whites it appeared To be beyond their understanding Redundantly they feared The culture of the ancients The genius of their might The absorbtion … Continue reading

The Knowledge

There was Knowledge and enlightenment An order in a time gone by When consciousness was relevant And acquaintanceship was high Lore and wisdom had been acquired By experience most true It was all hands on and mindful Its what they … Continue reading

St Kilda

Its a heritage site, believe it do Out of the Atlantic the cliffs they ring true Amazingly climb up into the sky Great sea stacs that are very high Undeniably enduring they Are the home to birds That all make … Continue reading

The mooring

The magick of a mooring Where the lapping waters flow Where reasoning and consciousness And thoughtfulness does grow The canalside offers so much Of the mysticism we Deliberated on it seems Back in history We can with observation See a … Continue reading

Paul Barton Piano player extraordinaire

Remorselessness and heartlessness The forest tribes embittered by Made to slave in temperatures Truthfully far too high Working at the logging stages Very heavy arduous work Branches scratching deep wounds Where bugs and true infections lurk Elephants great hearts that … Continue reading

Piglet stuck in a gate

A baby pig Malnourished he Got stuck in a gate For all to see On a farm where pigs Are guiltless souls Blameless, sucklings Yes their roles In life are small Creation made them one and all Unspotted, unblemished Free … Continue reading

Yulunga spirit dance carla corsi and Davide Coreste

Streams of consciousness Prevailing, skywards Meandering reticulation The labyrinth its true obliqueness Waviness and undulation Spirit dancer Great caldera watch now as its spewing fire Masked up tribesman Ghost masks vivid Trees and mountains Ever higher Softness sleekness Glassy calmness … Continue reading