“Yes, these are tears.”

Here our hearts were broken, Here inward we turned to ash,Here our love was stolen,Here they dreamed of cash,Here an ideological clash,Here we became inflamed,Here some were cynical,Here some simply crass,Here all jokes aside revealed,Here upon that scorched heap, Here the sick the lame the corrupt,Here no tears could quench us, Here the howling screaming […]

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Every word a photograph

There is always something to think, It’s a mash of things not in any order, Layers have shifted again and again,This book we are writing together alone, Roadways we travers highways or tributaries, Delays time shifts discordance echos on the line, Over and over again hitting in waves, Caught in the rip toes just holding […]

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Some days,

It’s been days upon days adrift like this,Days like this, Out here with with the great wide open,Days like this,Endless horizons cast in every direction,Days like this, Vapors and shadowy heat stains vision,Days like this,Water would only drown me here now,Days like this,Nothing to see or be seen in this vacancy,Days like this,Only days away […]

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If I knew anything, I know now, I knew nothing!

Waiata, waiata, waiata, waiata, waiata, waiata, uplifted voices men voices woman, waiata, waiata, waiata, waiata, surrounded, the music the dance we play as I think of my New Zealand. Away from a home that always felt a home away from home but not a home. As I looked out from my footsteps into the turquoise […]

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No, it’s just dust in my eye.

Am I losing my edge, I’m not sure anymore just where the edge is, as we step forward and peer down there is no darkness or the abyss seeing it’s all solid ground under foot, no two step, no shuffle, no rush without fear gripping at our hearts, hearts beat steady one two tempo, quickening […]

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The Count meets a President

Today I had the distinct pleasure in meeting Brasils President Jair Bolsonaro. I was humbled that he shared some moments with me out of his busy schedule. A real honor for me to shake his hand and personally congratulate him on his righteous victory. We both share the same dream of building a greater Brasil […]

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“Brasil the only destination” “Brasil a great place to begin” “Let Brasil inspire you” “Brasil leave your worries at the door” “Brasil the gateway to adventure” “Brasil adventure our middle name”

The above are just few slogans I came up with a while back thinking about what a beautiful place my Brasil is. Brasil is an inspiration destination, she drips history, and reflects her warmth and beauty at every turn, verdant tropical forests, who’s tree top echo the chatter of bird life and monkeys feeding on […]

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