Hilda Oakley

Australian author and poet

Archive for December, 2019

   Dec 12

Our Bushfire Heroes

An unearthly scream, “Fire! Fire! rent through the air, Scorching hot flames aglow, a living nightmare, Fierys worked hard, conditions difficult, intense heat, Trained volunteers in action, a perilous feat. Choppers came, ‘Angels of Mercy’ heaven sent, Top gun were our fire-fighters, dicing with death, Fires running rampant across the dry land, Come together and […]

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