Barbara Gurney

Barbara Gurney lives in Perth, Western Australia. She writes across several genres including fiction for adults and children and free verse poetry. Barbara enjoys creating memorable characters and exposing life





Colour Me Black

The malignant hue reflects from the mirror
Covers me
Envelopes perception of my day

I see only discouragement
Feel only discontent

Carry pain with every step
And know no future without it

Colour me black today
For my world is monochrome
And I grieve hope

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