“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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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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