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About a foolhardy florilegium

Nullius addictus iurare in verba magistri, quo me cumque rapit tempestas, deferor hospes.

Gaia’s Call


Within the heart of freedom there’s beauty to be heard; the roaring of a waterfall, the trilling of a bird. Within the depths of loneliness the silence deafens all; this is a place you’ll never hear the beauteous Gaia’s call. … Continue reading

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Sometimes


We stand upon the precipice of all our lives have sown and look out on the garden of all that has now grown. Can we be proud of what we’ve done; the future left behind? Have we left behind us … Continue reading

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My Girl


There’s a gentleness within that child tempered by beauty free and wild. It’s in her heart, the Earth’s sweet song; in her is where all truths belong. I see her eyes flash fire and ice; her love holds fast – … Continue reading

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Living


There’s a new day dawning, new truths it is spawning. The truths of the past are coming back fast. For those who can see it’s a great time to be alive and aware in worlds without care. The nature of … Continue reading

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Who Is The Enemy?


I fought a war most every day when I was only young; in those battles in my mind I was a hero oft unsung. I knew to be a hero was the only path for me To fight the evil … Continue reading

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The Replubic of Australia


I think we need a Republic to stand on our feet at last and get out from the shadow ‘the old country’ has cast. While it cannot change the past; what’s done ‘twas us who did At least behind the … Continue reading

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A Journey


Last night I went out Journeying to places long forgot; as I wandered through them I remembered what I’m not. I wandered into places so long I’d buried in my mind and flew upon a magic carpet to see that … Continue reading

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