Floodwaters

This rain it falls on my heart – The washing out of humanity haunts my soul drenching me completely I hope for a reprieve I plead for relief wondering when the floodwaters will retreat Until then all I can do is endure praying each drop won’t signal our end The area in my country is currently experiencing a major environmental event with intenseContinue reading “Floodwaters”

Lemon Trees and Marigolds

Lemon trees and marigolds Browning grass beneath my toes Crayfish in the backyard creek Soaking shoes and muddy cheek Kicking legs on rusting swing Listening to nature sing Cubbies built on vacant land Fortress in earth’s wonderland Drawing on the paperbark Fleeing home before it’s dark Humid nights in hot lounge room Lightning strikes and thunder booms Memories from days ofContinue reading “Lemon Trees and Marigolds”

Beach Bliss (collab)

By Cassa Bassa and Bree Leto Let me be the sea breeze caressing your sun bleached hair My urging breath dances on your bronzing shoulders and coats your lips with a crystalline salty kiss Let me be the fine sand between your thighs like a wayward soul seeking paradise I’ll warm up your skin toContinue reading “Beach Bliss (collab)”