Grapevine…

Grapevine This topic lead us in many directions. For Lesly, it brought back memories around working in the vineyards in the Coonawarra… And the stories that happened during that time. Her poem reflects that. There was a lot of learning from the incidentals. The realisation of the physical demands. The technical precision with setting up[…]read more

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Time… an expression about

Time With little time on our hands, we all managed to put down our thoughts about what the word ‘time’ conjured in us. Many themes, many common, surfaced. Here is what was captured during the discussion and evening. You’ll always notice it reflects the true happening for the evening… Some interesting things popped up this[…]read more

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98…

98… What does that conjure? How great where the number 98 brought us all… We spoke about a 98 year old. At 98 how nice to be open and seek a friend. Men don’t often ask for help or seek companionship  The number 98, 2 more than Number 96 – do you remember that show?  98 brought an[…]read more

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Is it a matter of fate?

Fate – our groups expression of fate…  Our destiny our fate, tonight trouble with technology, what is that? Was it our fate? Some things are best not to think about. Just accept…  Fate. Can you gamble responsibly? Luck when you win, Fated to win…  When you believe, is that fate? Things happen when they are meant to….[…]read more

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Anzac Day 2021

Anzac Day in Adelaide, 2021. So much emotion, many questions that was evident. Here is our group expression on the left, with Peter and Nigel’s poetic expression on the right, with Tricia’s below. The power and privilege of shared expression in this way. In fact, doing the session from the hospital room of one of[…]read more

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Remove the mask

Remove the mask This title may have lead you to feel this expression was about COVID, however it is actually about another type of mask: the mask we wear on our faces and whole selves, that protect or hide what truly lies within. A mask that somehow affects your ability to see, feel, hear and[…]read more

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Worthy… of expression

Worthy We shared our thoughts and feelings around the word ‘worthy’… Beautiful open expression with some common themes… Thank you everyone for your contribution to this collage summary, and the individual poems written and shared below.  I think of the word unworthy more than worthy… I have finally realised that I can write a poem in any[…]read more

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Music… Poetic expression

Music Taking the time to ponder about music, brought a beautiful collection of expressions. And how nice to enjoy the night to the backdrop of some favourite songs. Music conjured up a lot around emotions, feelings, memories… and the realisation that the first music is from the heart beat of the mother during pregnancy. We[…]read more

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Regret… Poetry 22-3-21

Regret There are 2 poems on the left that were written before the session, and there is a summary of the expressions shared by those who participated in the session on the night. There were lots of interesting views around regret. It felt like therapy sharing about regret. Regret PJR       20.03.2021 Restless ruminating[…]read more

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