Not My Time (2)

I love life and live it to the fullest. 10/10/2019 The second time I attempted suicide I was serious about it I have the scar to show it I was in walking distance ton the highway Somewhere near ‘Nambucca Heads’ It clicked that it would be An easy way to end it Just walk inContinue reading “Not My Time (2)”

Beautiful Thing

Wish me luck I must be doing something right As the quality of life improves The quality of my art declines Because it’s true what they say That art is pain That we bleed onto the page With our troubled souls and troubled ways – So that when the pain dries up A truly beautifulContinue reading “Beautiful Thing”

Modern Life Is War

I’m ready for anything. 27/09/2020 Superb the glory Of a milestone reached And a flawless victory Over the devil of life 6 months no issues And a life well lived In the eye of the storm So that all the chaos Never bites – If modern life is war Consider me a soldier Ready toContinue reading “Modern Life Is War”

1000 Lanterns

Somewhere, somehow there a people living blessedly beautiful lives. 24/9/2020 Every day on planet earth There is more beauty Than one could hope to see In a thousand lifetimes – Every day on planet earth Someone falls in love in Paris A thousand heroes suffer in silence To give their kids the best possible startContinue reading “1000 Lanterns”

Seeds of Hope

Sharing life skills and knowledge that helps improve our existence is a beautiful thing. 23/9/2020 I like to plant Seeds of hope In the minds of my peers So that when the times get tough They have something to look at With their minds eye That is positive and sustaining It’s my goal That theseContinue reading “Seeds of Hope”

The Sweetest Fruit on the Vine

I hope I never lose sight of how special freedom really is. 09/09/2020 Freedom blooms Like the sweetest fruit on the vine As life opens up Like the finest champagne And god knows I’ve earned my taste Of the nectar of everyday paradise Future echoes Resonate sweetly Deeds done today Grow exponential In the qualityContinue reading “The Sweetest Fruit on the Vine”

Set Sail

I no longer feel like a broken sailor 16/2/2019 When I draw And make art with the pen I often draw Anchors and lighthouses Because there’s something About the idea Of being safe at sea Through the worst of storms And being safe from the sharks The white whale and the kraken That appeals toContinue reading “Set Sail”

Draw the line

Try everything once. 13/7/2019 I’ve tried just about every drug Weed, Ecstasy, Mushrooms Acid, Cocaine, Ice But I draw the line At heroin I’ve listened to just about every genre Punk, Rock, Rap Jazz, Country, Classical But I draw the line At opera I’m too posh for jail Too jail for posh But I likeContinue reading “Draw the line”

The Right Design

Every day of freedom is a good day. 2018 Unwind the mind to find the right design To articulate with my paper mate What goes on down below It’s obscene in the world of the fiend A river of self-inflicted misery As chemical chains corrupt the brain And I die inside a little each timeContinue reading “The Right Design”