time

time

Croydon
Started writing this at the cafe in the picture, also spent time studying an electronics module at TAFE on some kind of amplifier circuit; failed the module, as did a friend, Irving Rodriguez, and we revised it over many coffees here as well. Finally we passed, then found out we couldn’t graduate from the course as we shouldn’t have been doing the course in the first place as we’d never done the electrician’s prerequisites. TAFE got their class numbers up by advertising the ‘course’ as ideal for people working in IT….something of a ‘fiddle’, I think.  The ‘wisteria’ was out the back of the cafe.

no other time
will come,
the rooves
folding up
at the blueness
space of dreams
the long shore
deepening toward
its dusk.

no time.
wisteria along
a sun-split fence
shadow pegged out
over stone
laying the windings
of summer light
nothing harder
than this moment
whatever could
come to me
on its edge.

no time.
i have to
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