Defeated Story Poem For M Lady Ernestine
A yellowed skull, still on display
above the oaken fire place
A relic from a by gone day.
Which it is possible to trace... more »
I have been here before
and seen these sights
along this shore.
And yet before today
I have never passed this way.... more »
I have been here before
and seen these sights.... more »
Delayed Justice Story Poem
I fear no foe that I can see
but rather those who strike by night
They cloak their acts in secrecy
because they cannot stand the light.... more »
Delayed Reaction For M'Lady Tara
The grey dawn breaks over the sea
I watch and wonder wearily,
Why is it when I close my eyes?
Then sudden storms of thoughts arise.... more »
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I do not KNOW but I suspect.
The world is not as we accept.
Reality is mutable,
we tend to see what we expect.... more »
Democracy V Liberty
The fathers of democracy.
The ancient Greek philosophers
were dependent on slavery.... more »
Democracy I Beg To Differ.
I’m cynical and sceptical.
I don’t believe the promises
which are mainly rhetorical
and open to compromises... more »
Demystified For M' Lady Cate
The mist persists, it will insist
it has the right to block the light
with trailing wisps of dirty white.... more »
Denial For M'Lady Ann Beard
Why do we choose to rationalise
odd happenings we can’t explain.
The evidence of our own eyes
we all deny time and again.... more »
Desert Rain For M Lady Tara
A myriad of silver spears.
The raindrops pierce the earth below.
They rarely come and quickly go.
Then as expected there appears... more »
When twilight falls in shades of blue.
I turn my gaze towards the west
where clouds adopt a rosy hue
The setting sun goes to his rest.... more »
The priestess who officiates.
Clad only in authority
She very clearly demonstrates.
She's comfortable with nudity.... more »
I eat to live not live to eat
but I can still enjoy my food.
As I am quite sure I should.
I dine on vegetables and meat... more »
A cascade of bird song descends.
From a songster in the sky.
One of our small feathered friends
Who greets the morning joyously.... more »
Do not judge me by your standards
Because they don’t apply to me
Your punishments and your rewards
Are of no consequence to me.... more »
The stars look down indifferently.
The earth is bathed in pale moonlight.
The night is passing peacefully
or so it seems apparently.... more »
Afghanistan where young men die,
protecting us from terrorists
Here normal rules do not apply.
But still the powers that be insist.... more »
Disappointed For M Lady Ernestine
The Jackdaws are excitedly
feasting on the cast away
remains of someone’s takeaway.
Discarded by them thoughtlessly.... more »
Discredited A Lament
Alas and alack now life is hard.
They cancelled out my credit card
I used to live in luxury
now I’m condemned to poverty... more »
I was so trustingly naïve.
Too young and foolish to believe.
That though she promised paradise
all of her promises were lies.... more »
The sky today is dark and grey
With storm clouds slowly gathering... more »
A crafty cat crapped in the crypt.
A furtive feline felony,
it left its mark and then it skipped.... more »
Thou art a heartless lying jade,
With honeyed words thou cozened me
Thou didst not though one promise keep.
A cause to me of misery.... more »
I took the road less travelled by.
Impelled by curiosity
Simply because I wondered why.
It was disused apparently.... more »