Teasing Poems: 6 / 500

*** Australianisation ***

Rating: 4.5

Sounds of gravel under heavy tires
Teasing the silence of little house in the
Bushes and surrounding of wild flowers
Open my exotic fear
Someone behind those bushes has captured
My reviving heart
Warialda here I come
Tell me if the Kangaroos and Koalas
Are in love with you too
Summer in December
Would deliver
Me to you
Cockatoo would say
‘I love you too’
Forget about others
I don’t give a damn
Say you love me
Say ‘I do’
Together we storm
The desert highway
Of New South Wales
Right to Grafton
The place we would be
Pictures of Great Barrier Reef
Silky beaches of Gold Coast
Are the sketches
We would paint
On our hearts
Colorful as the strokes
Of Michaelangelo
Your tender age
Is the barrier?
Love is blind they say
The bush lands
The wild flowers
And the girl
Named Trystal
You’re the crystal
In me
Growing
And glowing

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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Costa Anakiev 09 September 2008

excelent, shocking and rattling

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Nesmah Elsayed 28 August 2008

I like this one. It's very touching. You should write on all types of different subjects. It expands you thoughts with different moods. I personally write on my life moments. That's why you don't see me write alot of poems, but when I do...people say they're great(= Keep up the jaw-dropping wok! ! ! ! ! !

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Thomas Buckley 14 August 2008

Excellent descriptions and imagery. And it all flowed together beautifully. Wonderful piece.

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Deo Inji 14 August 2008

Mind-captivating, fertilizing ideas. I admire it!

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Rey Benipayo 14 August 2008

great poem love it!

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Seamus O Brian 20 October 2016

This is a very mature work. The vivid detail is deftly captured by your comfortable command of the art of painting with words. A delight to read. Thank you for sharing!

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Patrick A. Martin 17 August 2009

All you need now is to learn how to say howyergoinmatealrightcobber and you'll be one of us

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Angela Michel 20 July 2009

nicely captured, beauty of Australia, beauty of love. 'Fading Heart' said it well. reading your poem is like watching a movie, nice pictures.

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Fading Heart 04 February 2009

that is a great poem your wording is like a movie i picture myself in your words that is a good effect to have on people reading your poems :)

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Alaa Murad 09 September 2008

i like it..it so full of.. emotions. It made me wonder though, i know this could be a personal question so feel free not to answer :) ... its such a strange poem..can be almost called 'foreign' coming from you, your profile says you're from singapore..yet the poem expresses belonging to an Australian culture.

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