A Dagger To The Heart
is kissing the hilt
of the dagger,
that thrust itself... more »
I'm like an old familiar shoe, back of the closet
out of view,
The sole is worn, the polish gone, in fact it's not worth
putting on.... more »
Am I Defined?
I am a poem that makes no sense.
Read and reread me,
turn me over in your head...
Speak me aloud.... more »
An Ignoble Passion
I would not release her
lest she be
an avenging angel,
come from the higher and lower realms.... more »
The silence before was palpable, as pure as the wintery blanket,
swaddling them from the imminent cataclysm.
The crisp, dry air suddenly shattered by a roaring, thunderous crash
as the snow started its relentless journey.... more »
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Do It All Again
I wanted you to know, just once before I go,
how special loving you has been for me.
It brightened every day,
and coloured things I'd say,... more »
There is a chapter still left blank, the ending not yet clear.
The body of the story weak,
I will leave my bookmark here... more »
You think you could do better-
You look into a mirror and see a fake image smiling back.
Baring your teeth in a grimace- you don't like what you see... more »
Ode To The Cosmos.
My bright Cosmos, you inspire me to write,
I love the way you move and roar.
Invading my mind throughout the day and the night
always dreaming about my dark centaur... more »
Breaking the silence of the umbrous night,
your voice so dulcet and pure.
Fashions an image of the renewal of seasons,
when the trembling roses drip with crystal dew.... more »
In the blackness where only the silver elements see me
enfolded bythe watery glow of the lunar light,
I wait for destiny to find me……
To seal or reveal my fate... more »
Sometimes I hear your voice, rasping, cruel, releasing venom drip by drip,
burning like acid on contact.
Remembering instead, a winter sun and our cheeks brushing softly together,
whispered breath, misting, whilst kissing.... more »
Water droplets giving life to the fog.
A swirling, motherless opaque ghost-grey mist,
slowly rolling with the sea breeze following.
Mystic, noiseless, silence pervades the open plains,... more »
The Perfect Body?
Too fat ....Too thin
Too ugly .... too plain
Too spotty.... too pale
Too broken.... toofrail... more »