Over the years, I have noticed a continuous deterioration in writing skills, not just among high school graduates but also those in the media. We’ve all noted grammatical blunders in newspapers and magazines, and we’ve seen it first hand on television news updates. (You know, the ‘Breaking News’ text). I’ve made plenty of them! I … More Gobble-dee-gook


Your perception of me Pre-existed from some Moment in history Your prejudice mind Reasoned that way Jealousy? Immaturity? Listening to a rumour? I. Stand. Accused. Of. Being who I am Saying what I believe Seeing the world as I perceive Think of me as a tree In a vast forest of sycamores I may bend … More JUDGY BITCH


SHOW GRATITUDE FOR GAIA From the high peaks of the mountains To the fertile valley floors The sparkling rivers that flow Into the vast oceans and shores Open wide your arms and embrace As you let your deeply held connection To Mamma Gaia Hold space Nourish and entwine your Gaian soul of Creative expression To … More EARTH HOUR

Poetry by Mel

UPGRADE THE HUMAN BEING Upgrade the human being Is. There. An. App. For. That. I’m concerned! We Don’t need A new iPhone A new gun To Shoot Anyone A new technology That claims It. Will. Solve. All. Our. Problems. We need to get involved Elevate ourselves Open our damn eyes to Get a clear view … More Poetry by Mel