Creative Writing – What Is This Doubt That Bites Me

Walks With Hawks

Having just returned from 3 weeks at camp, I thought I would share the autobiographical poems I wrote at Samantha Pearse’s wonderful, creative writing workshop at Druid Camp. Tears On Strangers Yesterday I cried on strangers Today friends cried on me A perfect simile Of my life And me Its the illusion of invincibility That …

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Breaking The Ties That Bind Me – One Song At A Time

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Over the years I have been through quite a lot – the damage and limitations, start with school. We don’t think when we tell a child “you are the clever one” that it can be harmful to be labelled – clever is a compliment after all. Art – “Sam tries hard – but she has …

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We Have Come To Be Danced By Jewel Mathieson


We Have Come To Be Danced. The raw power of this poem just grabbed me and I had to share. We have come to be danced not the pretty dance not the pretty pretty, pick me, pick me dance but the claw our way back into the belly of the sacred, sensual animal dance the …

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