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Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2014

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A relationship of fractured love. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

I fear I have written one love poem too many... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Don't you know that Beggars can't be choosers, Cause we're all born losers? Read More
While backbenchers in Australian politics get $131,900 a year tax-free, the unemployed get less than $12,000 to live on. If this is insufficient CentreLink will laugh in your face as you beg for help. And unlike other countries, if you cannot pay your rent and move into the streets in… Read More
An existential poem about the horrors of winter and the horrors of life. Read More
A poem about street people and the horrors on homelessness, particularly in winter. Read More

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Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my take on Love. A short poem which emphasizes the dual nature of this very mercurial emotion. Read More
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