David Lewis Paget

(22.11.1944 / Nottingham, England/live in Australia)

Poems of David Lewis Paget

41. Bleak Psychosis 2/17/2013
42. Blind Man's Buff 10/5/2012
43. Blue Mountain Coffee 12/18/2005
44. Bones! 1/16/2009
45. Books & Nooks 4/5/2013
46. Buried Alive! 12/29/2009
47. Bush Meeting 2/22/2013
48. By Miners Hands 9/18/2005
49. Byron Bay 10/12/2005
50. Castle Walls 9/18/2005
51. Catherine Gables 9/17/2005
52. Charlie's Room 3/19/2014
53. Chimneys of Lime 10/4/2005
54. China 10/24/2005
55. China Blue 6/14/2012
56. China Song (Zhong guo ge qu) 12/28/2007
57. Chinese Box 10/25/2008
58. Chinglish ai 12/6/2006
59. Cliff House 11/18/2008
60. Close to the Edge 1/8/2012

Sink Or Swim

The sea of storms came in
To batter our barley coast,
I was determined to sink or swim,
You to be drowned, and lost.
The lightning struck at our moorings,
The thunder silenced our needs,
The wind howled out our candles
And darkness caught at our creed.

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