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About edenbray

I've always enjoyed writing and thats all I want to do... .. . I’m not sure why I stopped writing, was it 9/11? .. . Eden Bray is born ugly, wet and covered in blood, mucous and bodily functions. The effluence of my short life .. . I'm a Writer and Artist - since 1966, now a Blogger ~ I write lots of poems, written essays, articles, reviews, opinion + comment .. . please join the shebang but more importantly please leave me a marker with a comment for my ego and my encouragement :- thanks, edenbray

DESOLATION ROW – Guest Poem

DESOLATION ROW   They’re selling postcards of the hanging They’re painting the passports brown The beauty parlor is filled with sailors The circus is in town Here comes the blind commissioner They’ve got him in a trance One hand is … Continue reading

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DELILAH’S THORNY BUSH

Delilah’s Thorny Bush .. Obsession was never ever the mother of invention The host always has the advantage over the willing guest We all long for the valley even when on the mountain tops Deep down in the gulley, it … Continue reading

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THE SWITCH IN OUR HEADS

THE SWITCH IN OUR HEADS .. Marlon fingered the marbled, glass cubes he held in his other hand His fingers explored the shallow dints like he was feeling his woman’s body He enjoyed the gentle scrape as they rubbed against … Continue reading

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Entity and Arched Ingenuity Spawned

I am a defender of the free spirit, a champion of the open mind A bastion of the right to speak, a marvellous moment in the day That shines silver in the new dawn of mans reason & determination That … Continue reading

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FRAILTY and DISCORD

FRAILTY and DISCORD! We watched the fields burningThe sky turning black then goldWe saw the dark birds fleeingSmart animals running crazy-free I, am not embarased by my honestyLike a bloody steak laying on a cold plateLike a mysterious line from … Continue reading

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WHITE POST – TWO

White Post – Two .. I’m on my way to the white post again The white post calling me since I was six? I follow the dog who is pulling the hardest I always get to the white post the … Continue reading

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BATHSHEBA’S PROMISE

Bathsheba’s Promise . O’ tumbled then the fairest whiskey both an’ the flowered wreath in Crispin’s wake Who lit a flame and carried bower o’er’ morning dew whoever slew the fatted ox Or caught the sun it’s nestled slew which … Continue reading

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WALK WITH ME A LITTLE WAY

. Walk With Me A Little Way . .. Let’s not talk about our saddest stories Let’s not spoil this moment we have shared With darkened tales of pain and sorrow With cold memories of what we’ve endured . Let’s … Continue reading

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BOB DYLAN .. .

Bob Dylan . . “Bob Dylan”, he said. “You musta’ heard a’ him.” “Sure, I heard a’ him. He sings songs done’ he?” The question in his voice kind of riled me. “A’ course he’s a singer, fool!” I kinda’ liked … Continue reading

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ITS A BAILEY

when I was eight years old   in nineteen fifty-seven    on a sunday morning  with  2 way  family favourites playing on the radio    I came down late for breakfast    which was a weetabix   and I observed the actions … Continue reading

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