JW (26/4/65 / Melbourne Australia)

Behind Each Charge Of Valour

Behind each charge of valour
Undeflected off Death's stare
Spirit is confessed. A shield
Held up of self-luminous, scorching ware.

Search the histories, thick, for
The unfanciful! In vales'
Open wounds of disclosure
That shine out with great sacrificial tales.

by james watkin

Comments (2)

Open wounds of disclosure That shine out with great sacrificial tales// beautiful expression
A well written poem, sir James....10++++++++++