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Craig Davison



Booksie Address: http://www.booksie.com/Craig_Davison
Country: Australia
Favorite book: What we talk about when we talk about love, Raymond Carver.
Member Since: Aug 18, 2011

Featured Writing

The Bourgeoisie will always be with Us.

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 20, 2013
The chaotic adventures of an unbalanced poet in search of...

Return

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 16, 2013
Re evaluating the Australian landscape.

Glass Half Empty

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 13, 2013
Trying to be optimistic about loneliness and sadness

Who put the Disco in Discombobulate?

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 30, 2013
More glass half empty verse.

I Wear Fluoro and I Vote

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 14, 2013
Some of my best friends are prejudiced dickheads

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This Week's War

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 29, 2013
Suffer the little children. The dialogue in the cartoon...
Tags:war, poison, gas, indifference

Alert

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 27, 2013
The War Against Poetry Continues
Tags:satire, political, human, rights, privacy

The War Against Poetry: Civilian Casualties

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 22, 2013
Is poetry a form of literary terrorism? Discuss.

The Law of Diminishing Returns

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 9, 2012
If love was a pure science, what formulae could we apply...

Bedspace

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
Moving house yet again, this time to a shack among the...
Tags:life, loneliness, moving, dreams, vineyards, nomadic

The Red Nude

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 20, 2011
A short story about two former lovers who are united, but...

The Greater Oxford Collection of Braille Film Reviews for Blind Insomniacs

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 13, 2011
Surreal examination of alienation and poetic dispair.

Teapots Full of Tears

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 11, 2011
Broken hearted love poem.

Writing Portfolio

A Woman Bashed Me

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 27, 2013
Why do we stay with people who are wrong for us?

The Bourgeoisie will always be with Us.

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 20, 2013
The chaotic adventures of an unbalanced poet in search of...

Return

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 16, 2013
Re evaluating the Australian landscape.

Glass Half Empty

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 13, 2013
Trying to be optimistic about loneliness and sadness

Drowning in Love: Burning in Lust

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 11, 2013
Torn between two emotions

The Bourgeoisie Will Always Be With Us (Prose Poem)

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 10, 2013
Positive intervention by concerned friends ensures that a...

Just Because it's Legal doesn't mean it's good for you.

Article by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 9, 2013
Investigative probe into poverty and drug consumption...

Joey Says "There's the Line"

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Who draws these boundaries?

SexBomb

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
You explode me woman

Mad for You

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Accepting rejection

There's an Emo in my Soup

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Dreams of impossible love

31.8.2013

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Love is for fools

Bloody Feral Teen Drug Abusers

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Adventures in Dunedin

Why do I love you so? Why?

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Oct 8, 2013
Why do I love someone who hates me?

Mon Chat est un Situationist

Article by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 30, 2013
Waking up before dawn to the sound of a stupid animal...

Positively Heaven

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 30, 2013
Self explanatory; travails of a Traveller

Who put the Disco in Discombobulate?

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 30, 2013
More glass half empty verse.

Missing the Bus

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 30, 2013
Self explanatory; when madness sets in, everything goes...

Lines Composed in Lower Cashmere, September, 2013

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 27, 2013
A nihilistic rant against everything

I Wear Fluoro and I Vote

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 14, 2013
Some of my best friends are prejudiced dickheads

A Poet Sings

by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 11, 2013
A song in which the narrator considers himself inferior...

Inside the Heart of Love

Novel by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 9, 2013
A future world controlled by a corporation called the...

Timbuktu Blues

by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 8, 2013
Love is a desert, not a just dessert. The capital letter...

Symbiotic Political Love Poem

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 8, 2013
A heart felt plea for those of opposing political views...

The Reluctant Mistress

by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 8, 2013
A reworking of a 17th Century poem The Willing Mistress...

Beautifullusion

by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 7, 2013
Is love real or a beautiful illusion (contracted in this...

Miss Conduct and I in the Polling Booths of Love

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Sep 5, 2013
In the future voting will be voluntary, and love will...

Where have all the Good Times Gone??

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 31, 2013
Rewriting of Pete Seeger's Where have all the flowers...

This Week's War

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 29, 2013
Suffer the little children. The dialogue in the cartoon...

Alert

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 27, 2013
The War Against Poetry Continues

Election 2013

Article by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 25, 2013
Political Polemic

The War Against Poetry: Civilian Casualties

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 22, 2013
Is poetry a form of literary terrorism? Discuss.

The Secret Song

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 20, 2013
Song writing.

People Ask Me

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 16, 2013
Questions

The Gift_

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 16, 2013
The art of not giving

The Truth about Love

by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 16, 2013
Self-explanatory

New Woman

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 16, 2013
The futile search for love

REX

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 16, 2013
Technology for the inebriated.

C & P; A & S; D & J & Y & me

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jul 25, 2013
Crime and Punishment and the Futility of Life and Love in...

YHWH

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jul 8, 2013
I wish.

My Hat is not a Flag

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 9, 2012
Winter in the Riverina. Buying a hat.

The Movie Makers

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Apr 17, 2012
A desperate alcoholic encounters pornographers.

My Life with Tommy Talbingo

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Mar 2, 2012
A conversation between a mad writer and his talking cat.

It only hurts 'til the pain goes away #2

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 23, 2012
Optimism in the face of pain.

Precious...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 22, 2012
What do we really believe is precious?

Paradox Lost

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 22, 2012
Life is paradoxical.

List of things to do

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 22, 2012
Is writing lists of things one should be doing useful? Or...

My First Love Poem

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 19, 2012
Lost loves, lost poems.

Sonnet of Self Destruction

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 18, 2012
A response to the challenge of using ten or more bizarre...

The Tragic Wedding of Tarzan and Jane

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 18, 2012
To love is to suffer.

The Metal Slug

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 18, 2012
How to make it in Australia.

Melbourne

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 13, 2012
A madman journeys south from Yoogali, with predictable...

It only hurts 'til the pain goes away

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 13, 2012
Advice for the heartbroken and forlorn.

Comfort means nothing...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 13, 2012
This poem was written more than twenty five years ago,...

Why I can't Write Erotica

Article by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 12, 2012
How does one write about the 'congress of the antelope'...

Teaching Tom Tom to Talk

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 12, 2012
A poem about a cat.

Ten Questions for a Man of Indeterminate Character

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 11, 2012
Who am I? What am I doing here? Where am I going?

The Law of Diminishing Returns

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 9, 2012
If love was a pure science, what formulae could we apply...

I Wanna Be My Own Conspiracy Theory

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 7, 2012
Life is like a conspiracy theory sometimes, except that...

Sex Verses Love

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 7, 2012
A poet negotiates.

Why I care not for love

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 6, 2012
The paradoxical logic of love.

Graeme: the Unhappy Unicorn

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
Despite a charmed life, Graeme becomes a discontented...

My Dutch Auction Marriage Proposal

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
The flimsiest marriage proposal ever.

L Anno

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
Ironical look at events of fifty years ago. L is the...

Vie de Solitaire

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
The joys of an independent existence.

My Swedish Bride

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 4, 2012
Loneliness and desperation cause the narrator to abandon...

Scene: a camera shop in Maroochydore

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 3, 2012
Shopping for a camera with my youngest daughter

My heart is pure, or so I tell myself

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 2, 2012
The impossibility of love.

Lesson One...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 2, 2012
A teacher explains to his student about the lessons of life.

A Guide for Rural Teachers

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Jan 2, 2012
The honest travails of a teacher in outback Australia,...

Resolutions

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 31, 2011
The promises we make to ourselves are as empty as those...

Romantic Irony (Post Histoire)

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
Physical and political incompatibility.

My friend has a statue of JC

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
An elaborate device for imbibing illicit substances.

Fear Not...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
Cynical list of things one should not be afraid of,...

Mr. Black at Bastard Gallery

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
Surreal vision of art and expressionism.

No One Way

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
Love Poem

The Zip Poem

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
Onematopoeia runs rampant

Pop Song #258

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
Pop song dealing with unrequited love.

Bleak and White Sleighbells

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
Surreal anti-Xmas ditty.

Love is an Unending War

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
Lost love and the tactical nuances of a doomed relationship.

Pantheon, my Pantheon

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 20, 2011
The burden of madness in a society that appears even madder.

Compendium

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 20, 2011
A brief list of life's achievements.

Thai Beef Salad

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 20, 2011
A humorous account of conflicting purposes and...

We've all been dumped

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
Bitter reflection of life and analysis of a recent pop song.

Be Mine...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
The narrator of this song has a compulsive desire for the...

The Art of Moving

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
The Art of Moving

Are we rich yet?

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
A child asks why despite all of their had work his...

Bedspace

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 17, 2011
Moving house yet again, this time to a shack among the...

Mephistopheles

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 16, 2011
A reinterpretation of the Faust myth.

My Life is a Poem

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 14, 2011
Hopeless search for love poem.

One in the Ear

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 14, 2011
Parody of Hamlet's 'To be or not to be?' soliloquy.

Stella and Astrophel

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 14, 2011
Broken hearted love poem

The Abolition of Love

Essay by Craig Davison
Posted: Dec 11, 2011
A satirical manifesto decrying the current state of...

Reunion: Spiritual or Materialistic?

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 20, 2011
Two former band members meet after many years, only to...

Foggy Suburban Thoughts of Grace

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 20, 2011
An adolescent living with his widowed father deals with...

The Red Nude

Short Story by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 20, 2011
A short story about two former lovers who are united, but...

I Hate Nihilists

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Should we continue to blame our parents for how our lives...

What I Like

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Needs, desires, obsessions and addictions.

Viva Nova

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Loss and loneliness

New Muse Review

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Poetic inspiration of the muse.

Voyage

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Surreal journey through the poetic imagination.

Love sick ...

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
Love poem

Who is Justin Beiber and what has he done for me lately?

Article by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 16, 2011
Do famous people deserve their fame, and what have they...

The Greater Oxford Collection of Braille Film Reviews for Blind Insomniacs

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 13, 2011
Surreal examination of alienation and poetic dispair.

Lovestruck Baby Blues

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 12, 2011
Love poem about immediate infatuation, possibly a 12 bar...

Teapots Full of Tears

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Nov 11, 2011
Broken hearted love poem.

I...went mad for her love

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 18, 2011
Love Poem

Rutherglen

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 18, 2011
Love Poem

The Love Nazi

Poem by Craig Davison
Posted: Aug 18, 2011
A love poem.



Writing poetry is like scaling the north face of futility. Poetry is dead and stinking up my bathroom; or is that God?

Get me out of here, I'm a Romantic

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