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Our prize – a poem

May 2, 2019 - 20:41 -- Admin

Our prize

I win no prizesNot even the packersI have some backersWho love live wordsThose words that catch the mindHalf formed, in front,Behind,

The display of everydayWritten in another languageNot babbling booksOr winter waterBut the past glanceThe calm that enhancesThe daily grind and finds

A secret mind, a placeOf peaceUnlike this worldOf war, coups, arms and racing to disasterMan made, and man madeAlways manOr women who have joined them

Eleven days into the election, and?

April 22, 2019 - 19:44 -- Admin

At first I thought all the hallelujahs were for the risen Christ. Not so. I mistook the relief people felt for the election campaigns going quiet for the joy of Christians celebrating the resurrection of their Lord and Saviour.

In the secular but not really secular society that is Australia it is an easy mistake to make. A few days without Scommo and Shorten has been blessed relief.