Category Archives: Creative writing – poetry

Poetry I love or have written

Gunnas Writing Retreat Poems

Here’s some of the poetry I wrote last weekend at Catherine Deveny’s Gunnas Writing Retreat by the sea. The most important thing is most easily forgotten. Breathe. Just breathe. Don’t look. Don’t judge. Just breathe Don’t find flaws Don’t look … Continue reading

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Parent Paradox

I see you Seethe with anger As he demands Bullies Blows his stack And you sit there A furnace of fury. Where does that fire go? And why don’t you help yourself? Demand he respect you? And the things you … Continue reading

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Loving poetry (yes, this includes lyrics)

I love poetry and I’m never going to apologise for it again. As a teen I was so embarrassed that I would write poetry and copy song lyrics just to re-read them. Mind you I got a few of them … Continue reading

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