Throwback poem: written in Portuguese on the 15th of March, 2011

Aqui jazo, estendido Esquecido por esse mundo de paixão que me deixa dorido, Extasiado pela dor infindável que me consome, Pelo amor ou falta dele que me rouba a fome. Aqui jazo, ao destino deixado, Outrora de amores imaculado, Durmo agora para esquecer, Renegado. O coração em tempos preenchido de paixão, é agora consumido por … Continue reading Throwback poem: written in Portuguese on the 15th of March, 2011

Suede nightmares – short fiction with characters in conflict

Sarah enters the flat and closes the door behind her. The dark room stares back at her as she inhales its odour, a fragrance she detests but has engraved in her mind. Layers of her clothing immediately start to shed like snakeskins in summer. The darkness that engulfs her naked body brings her some much … Continue reading Suede nightmares – short fiction with characters in conflict

Vicious circle (performance piece)

A play by Vasco Pimentel CHARACTERS MARIE- Somewhat underweight. In her late thirties. STEPH- Very promiscuous attire. In her late twenties. GEOFF- The group sponsor. In his late fifties. PAUL- Typical artist demeanour. In his early thirties. SETTING Addicts Anonymous circle of people. Set anywhere around Australia. SCENE ONE Late afternoon inside an old, beat-down … Continue reading Vicious circle (performance piece)

Poetry portfolio: Experimental Writing – writing from an object’s POV

Splitting selves I am The extension of the blade That has helped kill this planet bit by bit day   by   day. Regardless of the bluntness or sharpness the day finds me in, I am the movable force that pierces through years of living history. Swing me truthfully and ahead I shall crack, Use … Continue reading Poetry portfolio: Experimental Writing – writing from an object’s POV