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On The Outside 

By Mindshare Admin / 06 April 2023 / Comments Off on On The Outside 

Moustached upper lip colour in my hair smooth cheeked sons what I see photo album page one dusty fingers slowly turn the pages all seems in order nothing to mundane smiling camera faces soccer games muddy clothes camping trips smoky fires rather fancy clothes and cars was money a thing behind the smiles and shiny…

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Satisfied

By Mindshare Admin / 17 November 2022 / Comments Off on Satisfied

I am satisfied to feel rain sprinkling on my eyes cool refreshing water I tip my head back satisfied I am alive. I am satisfied to dance my feet flit and twirl in time to the magical music satisfied I am alive. I am satisfied to laugh bubbles rise from within tiny wrinkles crease my…

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Cries Of Anguish

By Mindshare Admin / 17 November 2022 / Comments Off on Cries Of Anguish

You came from out of nowhere no warnings given earth collapsed, buildings shattered lives lost no time to hide bodies buried beneath rubble children scream among debris babies wrenched from mother’s arms houses crumbled, roads destroyed people frantically dig, search survivors emerge dazed, bloodied traumatized questioning this senseless war families displaced nowhere to go their…

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Are These Our Children

By Mindshare Admin / 17 November 2022 / Comments Off on Are These Our Children

Light a candle say a prayer for all those children suffering. streets are busy traffic moves fast no time to listen no time to care. doorways filled to the brim with bags of clothing bodies, stiff and still. syringes and needles lie everywhere careful or careless no one cares. what happened? to these kids of…

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Prepare To Stop

By Mindshare Admin / 14 November 2022 / Comments Off on Prepare To Stop
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Peptides Fit

By Mindshare Admin / 14 November 2022 / Comments Off on Peptides Fit

Swimming in my endorphins like a dolphin. In a half zombie like state I ate halves of my brain they called it a stroke. The Fairy-tail finch asked: “Why, scratch at yourself?” The mallee of hair felt, the complex of wisdom in this question. And pondered.

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Cry for the Lost

By Mindshare Admin / 13 November 2022 / Comments Off on Cry for the Lost

The Mental Health System in South Australia stands on quicksand, sinking into the oblivion of the ‘too hard basket’. The light at the end of the tunnel flickers. The gale of apathy and ignorance echoes hauntingly. The light is weak from constant assault. It is a fact that twelve fragile eggs cannot be kept safe,…

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Look Within

By Mindshare Admin / 13 November 2022 / Comments Off on Look Within

I walked alone through the Jungle within Walked alone searching for a friend. I stopped – and for a moment – just a moment, I heard the wind whisper in my ear “Look Within” Yet – still day by day I sat in the full darkness of the sun I stood alone – in a…

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The Danger of ‘ L A B E LS’

By Mindshare Admin / 13 November 2022 / Comments Off on The Danger of ‘ L A B E LS’

I see things that – you do not see I hear things that – you do not hear My world – does not fit your rules my thoughts, my ideas, my reality – does not fit your reality does that – make me – any less than you ? Do – you have the right…

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The Poet Breaks

By Mindshare Admin / 12 November 2022 / Comments Off on The Poet Breaks

If life is a poem when will my stanza end? I have to break the line what follows is new.   If I am whole, cut from concrete. Lapis lazuli sky embraces sunny yellow paints the grass green, an easel of words flow on a turpentine breeze.   If I crack, adrift in the beauty…

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