Monthly Archives: June 2011


Blunt blade pierces the earth
alongside dog-dug holes,
squirming worms and
spiralling millipedes,
ripping out vegetation
that shrieks silently.
One person’s flower is
another’s weed
and there is no mercy
in this suburban jungle


ChocoVino, Hahndorf Hill Winery, 18 June 2011


Hahndorf Hill 2010 Rosé + El Ray Gran Saman chocolate (70%).

A dream

Last night I dreamed that it was raining and the house was leaking. Water was coming through the windows, and the carpet was sodden in places. My girlfriend’s ex-husband was there; he said it was always like that.