THE VEILED CLAWS

  As the sun stole a kiss from the moon’s decent, I caught the curve of her blinding veil coming down to cover her clenched claws. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly

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ANCIENT THING

  You can bury only bone, battered and broken, with a rose to bounce upon the cut of the coffin, but this ancient thing that sways day into night will not wither as our flesh falls from the light. Into the open earth we cast our demise as time turns onwards, even in a box […]

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ATOMS

  You there, yes, you, checking out your hairdo with your books begging to the opened or your totes from Thomas’ cutting across this triskeled campus, teacher or seeker or refugee looking for a rest along the rocky road of resistance, stand still for a moment and see beyond yourself, your day, your demands, beyond […]

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THE BURDEN OF BEAUTY

  I walk under the bloom As branches bend with beauty, Not all perfection is weightless, Even the blossom must bare its Burden upon a branch All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly

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MOTION

We stop and start like trains caught between tracks, caught between the gaps of where to go and how to get back. We stop and start like trolleys left wheel veering right, right wheel now left of the centre but the centre falls apart. We stop and start like breath the taking in and letting […]

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HALIBUN, BREATHTAKING

Round runs the route over rolling rocks to mouths of baying blue where sand is seduced by the suckle of the sun soaked shore as diamonds dart above the depths. Cut is the coast into rugged regal, beauty the more buoyant when more is taken and the frailty unfolds. By this bay of breathtaking, this […]

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THE GARDEN

The oracle speaks: Go Goddess, chant my wants on your wind; elaborate fluff & lazy diamond dreams, whisper me with delirious honey, drive me to drunk, to drool, I will lick language languid from the beauty of your breast. Sordid is screaming but I hear a sweet symphony has grow upon those smooth skins of […]

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