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Friday, 14 February 2014

THOM THE WORLD POET: The Daily Poem


Rob Ayling writes: 

"Thom the World poet is an old mate of mine from way back in my history. Even pre-dating Voiceprint, when I was running "Otter Songs" and Tom's poetry tapes and guest appearances with Daevid Allen, Gilli Smyth Mother Gong are well known and highly regarded. It just felt right to include a daily poem from Thom on our Gonzo blog and when I approached him to do so, he replied with in seconds!!! Thom is a great talent and just wants to spread poetry, light and positive energy across the globe. If we at Gonzo can help him do that - why not? why not indeed!!" (The wondrous poetpic is by Jack McCabe, who I hope forgives me for scribbling all over it with Photoshop)

VALENTINE FOR THE LOST AND LONELY
VALENTINE FOR THE TOO-MUCH-ALONE
Valentine for singularly depressed ones
Valentine for the unsatisfactory bond
Valentine for the elderly Alzheimer
Valentine for the too-young-to -care
Valentines for all altruist volunteers
Valentine just because you are here
You each have a heart within you
Full moon shines for every one
Does not matter if you are unhappy
because you are not with "someone"
You have beauty inside you
Your heart is a flower of blood
and every day is yours-every moment

dedicated to the way you love!

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