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fall from grace

Click here to hear the poet read his words: fall from grace when I was so much youngerI was mean and wild and cruelI rejected all authoritystomped on every petty rule my body was a canvasmy hair a work of … Continue reading

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leaving Vancouver blues

Click here to hear the poet read his words: leaving Vancouver blues he sits silent on the greyhoundas it slowly moves downtownthe past is close behind himtreading on his shoeshis mind is filled with emptinessleaving Vancouver blues he sits pensive … Continue reading

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l’oiseau et la lune

Click here to hear the author read his words: l’oiseau et la lune a bird on a wiregrows restless very soonstretches wings and feathersdreams of flying to the moon turns towards the heavensbelieves his indestructibilitystrives towards dark rain cloudsunaware of … Continue reading

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call me

Click here to hear the poet read his words: call me call me whenyour next love leaves youwhen you feel down and blue call me whenyou think you need mebecause you’ve no one else to turn to call me whenyou … Continue reading

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Wedding Day Blues

Click here to hear the poet read his words: Wedding Day Blues the ice was cracked and spikythe glass was smashed and greenthe water black and filthybut her hands were soft and clean he was tall and wore a soft … Continue reading

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rock faces

Click here to hear the poet read his words: rock faces we dance around the Côte d’Azurvisit calanques by the hundredsit thrills you every time you seewhere the ancient earth was sundered you love the courage of the treesclinging to … Continue reading

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the faces

Click here to hear the poet read his words: the faces the faces change but the people don’tthey all act aggressivelyone man becomes anotherwho lies weeping helplessly the city workers laugh and jokethey have no worries no concernsthey know that … Continue reading

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la guerre éternelle

Click here to hear the poet read his words: la guerre éternelle her face was bruised and bloody she would not tell me why the dark-haired man in the high-cost suit just smiled as he walked by two brothers were … Continue reading

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my spider, again

Click here to hear the poet read his words: my spider, again I wonder what she hears when I speak to her the little spider who now shares my home I address her in French of course it seems somehow … Continue reading

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how

Click here to hear the poet read his words: how falling in love is a magical thing like springtime an inspirational start but when my tears fall like brown autumn leaves how can I mend what you’ve done to my … Continue reading

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