Secondary Catalogue

Series: Poems by Luka Lesson


A Letter to My Daughter

"A Letter to My Daughter", written and performed by Luka Lesson. You are the sound of a birds wings unfurling the twitching of feathers hovering above the shadows Shimmering light reflecting off the waves in the bay of hope And when you are...Show More
Anonymous

Anonymous

'Anonymous', a poem written and performed by Luka Lesson. They say “come follow me, follow me" but they've forgotten that their prophecy is probably what's killing us all economies are costing me commodities accosting me constantly stopping...Show More
Antidote

Antidote

'Antidote', written and performed by Luka Lesson. In Ancient Greece healers used to keep snakes they’d let them live beneath the beds of the sick because they believed that snakes represented change, renewal and healing Now in Greek the word...Show More
Bones

Bones

'Bones', written and performed by Luka Lesson. There are 206 bones in our bodies and mine are just like yours but I’ll be white ochre if I want to I’ll bleached by sun and soaked by sand if I want to I’ll be eaten and reclaimed decomposed...Show More
May Your Pen Grace the Page

May Your Pen Grace the Page

'May Your Pen Grace the Page', written and performed by Luka Lesson. May your pen grace the page at the same pace as your brain May your grey matter From now on No longer be grey May you mean every word that you say And may writing your lines Be...Show More
Please Resist Me

Please Resist Me

'Please Resist Me', written and performed by Luka Lesson. Please resist me Colonise me, compromise me, conflict me Please don't risk me If you see me at the airport Please come and frisk me Please resist me Colonise me, compromise me and...Show More

Stereo. Type.

"Stereo. Type.", written and performed by Luka Lesson. Before they lock you in a stereotype speak words so deep they’re like burial rights write lines that unite every side of the fight so when you speak all they get is your STEREO....Show More
The Future Ancients

The Future Ancients

'The Future Ancients', written and produced by Luka Lesson. In the future the history books will study us our cities will have been renamed our languages slanged into something new and this moment will one day be ancient The future...Show More

What Will Become of Us?

"What Will Become of Us?", written and performed by Luka Lesson. We ask ourselves this question in the midst of this mess as our loneliness lowers our standards and we start to search for answers in the cynical speeches of political...Show More
Yiayia (Grandmother)

Yiayia (Grandmother)

'Yiayia', written and performed by Luka Lesson. My Grandmother grew up between two wars in Greece lost her brother Xristo to the Germans and named my mother Xristina after him Rare for a Greek woman she had a divorce at 50 has lived for 30...Show More