1. Doing the City


    October 18, 2016 by petrujviljoen

      The confines of the flat too oppressive to be in by myself. Nearing Rockey Street two guys wave a …
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  2. Yesterday, today, tomorrow


    October 4, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    Old Survivor, Young Hopeful (copyright Petru J Viljoen) “We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it’s …
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  3. The road


    October 1, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    At a junction – no signpost. No rainbow. Enjoy the journey they say: the uncertainty, the unknown, alone … draught …
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  4. Storied Bird


    September 26, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    The timbre of the cat’s mewling had me drop everything. It’s the same – holding a small bird, holding a …
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  5. Gardening

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    September 26, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    The image, sans the text, first appeared on Strata of the Self ages ago.

  6. Charming Insects


    September 24, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    Copyright Petru J Viljoen Found Poetry from a gardening magazine. It reads: rambling stunners help with ways to Choose Everything …
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  7. Going Offline


    September 7, 2016 by petrujviljoen

    If it appears as if I’ve disappeared, I haven’t. A pinched nerve in my shoulder due to incessant use of …
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I make art, I read a lot and I'm now trying to write as well. Otherwise I belong to a cat by the name of Charlie that drives me nuts sometimes and other times makes me melt with love for her.

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