Billy

There’s a flag at half mast over Coogee todayThe folks are remembering a friend passed awayHe never asked – he wouldn’t knowHow much they really loved him so.There’s a flag at half-mast over Coogee today,An old lady’s head bows as she wipes a tear awayShe’s remembering his smile, his friendly wordAll things he told her […]

Where Are The Homeless Tonight? (The Lindt Siege Tribute)

Where are the homeless tonight?Their usual places desertedYet choked upWith mourners sifting throughClear shimmeringThis valley of cellophane tearsBlinking andAll glisteningEach its unique designChosenWith varying degreesOf thought of care of creativityYet each expressingThat one and singular sentimentOf astonished griefLike a floral chocolate box scatteredThese beauties lie peacefulGuarded and given homageTheir restful state has displacedThe regular sleepersAnd […]