Blackboy Grasstree  A Sonnet     Myriad of creamy spikes rising from dead Proudly growing from charred burnt bodies Strangely adorn spiky green grass like head Blackboy flowers bloom after fire tragedies Awakened by thick smoke and searing heat Blackboys’ battle for survival comes to life Ash rich soil is exactly what they need They are now showing their beauty and strive Brilliant and vivid, fluffy spikes grow in plenty Cheering up the sombre blackened gum trees O … Read More

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