I AM THE DOG WHISPERER

I am the dog whisperer!

f-in swan 3

I am treason I am subterfuge
I am carnality in a hot dog sausage
abandon hope ye dogs of war
lay your weapons on the floor

I am the dog whisperer
I speak of honest toil and sweat
upon the brow, the calloused hands
the arms in sun are glistening

I am the undertaker’s boy in black
I dig graves, wash the bodies
of the dead with spirit and with care
avert my eyes from all corruption

I am the major’s son deserted
I polish the gun that hangs
upon the wall so royal blue
a partizan, a lieutenant’s skivvy

I am the miller’s lad
who turns the wheel of fortune
who grinds the grain of virtue
who drinks the shame

I am beelzebub’s brother
I have no mother only pain
to share with others, abject 
despair, cauterised confusion

I am the day beyond tomorrow
the cygnet of the Swan
to rise high above your trouble
to build bridges of regrets

I am the dog whisperer
who cannot see but hear you
your high-pitched pain
sense you in the quietness

©edenbraytoday13.12.2021

About edenbray

I'm a writer ... I write .. . I’m not sure why I ever stopped, was it 9/11? .. . edenbray is born ugly, wet and covered in blood, mucous and bodily functions ~ the effluence of my short life .. . I am a Writer and Artist since 1966 - I'm an avid Blogger ~ I write lots of poems, written essays, articles, reviews, opinion + comment .. . I have had many poems selected for Anthologies of verse and recently have published many of my poems in 24+ themed booklets ... please ask for details - join the shebang by leaving me a marker with a 'like' or a comment for my ego and encouragement and thanks for listening - I really value your interest ~ edenbray
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