SOMETHING MORE

If I asked you would you sever the skin from your body             layer by layer and blanket me in your living flesh? Maybe the nights would feel… Continue reading

PATTERNS

Patterns pick themselves together on the ground through the pitter patter of rushing feet, wet feet, feet wishing themselves to be warm as the rain rings winter wet, wetter, not better for shoppers… Continue reading

IN THE SHADE

There was a heart like a plant in a garden watered tended in a garden like a plant growing a heart beating under sunlight and sometimes shade a gentle shade. A heart nurtured… Continue reading

EVEN IN DRY DAYS WE FIND WAYS

By roughened rock and stubborn soil nature shatters the seasoned shell; from on high we fall to root and rise again. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly

THE GREEN BELT

    Like bodies for burial, on belts conveying commodities to congested communities, shrubs are shrouded in sheets of plastic that will not perish, in weather that can now only wither, along concrete… Continue reading

FEATHERS IN FLIGHT

Falling from new lows cawing and flapping through clouds of chaos through crowds clambering at connections now carelessly closed Doves let fly the doves open the columbarium souls have the right to flee… Continue reading

DEEPLY ROOTED

In a patch of the park bench and bark are bound like hands that once held hearts on seats in summer when days were only dawning in times now twisted into memory like… Continue reading

#WeRemember

#WeRemember  Hashtag your photo with the words #We Remember to join the global event and show how we will never forget. 27th January, Holocaust Memorial Day.  The loss did not start in the… Continue reading

PARTICLES

Particles of what once was whisper on the wind Hush and listen! See it dance in the light faint though familiar fragile but fading As if to say goodbye particles of what once… Continue reading

BALLOON

Balloon, the balloon, see the balloon… see thoughts float through space, meander through the mind, wild thoughts, drifting thoughts, black thoughts, orange thoughts, thoughts arriving unannounced, uninvited, unaware of the current climate, thoughts… Continue reading