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the stench of sun baked seaweed, midday and rotting fish, three weeks fills my nostrils as I speed through the red light ~~~ The above words are an excerpt from Drive, one of my latest poems. Quite apt given my recent road trip undertaken on very hot summer days. Luckily... Read more →

I can see from the quizzical expression upon your face that you're wondering wondering why I've brought you to this place As I lean closer lower my voice conspiratorially to a whisper I utter the words that must change your life 'I'm giving back the monkey' I say and lean... Read more →

heart shaped leaves blood stained nodding yellow bonnets sour grass ~~~ The above words are an excerpt from Oxalis, one of my latest poems. Until recently I accepted the conventional idea of weeds - annoying plants ruining gardens and needing to be eradicated. Now I see food, natural dyes and... Read more →