Category Archives: poetry

  1. Cat!


    October 18, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    a tangle of catin the crook of my leg, arranging the blankets

  2. No Ending


    September 29, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    Copyright Petru J Viljoen decades of journaling too much perhaps the stuff I want need to write is so humiliating …
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  3. Shame


    August 17, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    unblamethe selfreaches the sky

  4. Periodical


    August 15, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    By the bloodof Jesus, they cry– menses

  5. Music


    June 30, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    I would just standthere, let the jazzcrash right through me

  6. Love


    June 24, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    To knowthe debillitating inabilityto know love

  7. Night and Day


    June 20, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    the night descendsfrom its waiting –velvet dawnbreaks, rises(the) earth

  8. Shush

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    June 12, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    shutteredshatteredssshh – don’t tell

  9. Writing life

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    May 31, 2021 by petrujviljoen

    novel advicecharacter plus action= Karma!

  10. Through the Looking Glass


    May 29, 2021 by petrujviljoen Out now. Six of my poems feature!

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