Category Archives: LIFE AND DEATH

ALL I SEE IS HATRED .. .

All I see is hatred .. . . .. (echoes of Masters of War) … I look at your stony face and all I see is your hatred the hatred you have unleashed upon this sad, worried world not curbed … Continue reading

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I SPOKE PEACE TO THE RAVEN .. .

I spoke peace to the raven .. . . Peace, I spoke peace to the raven a bird who takes his fill at any quarter I spoke love to the robin, red breasted and fun, a love that lingers longer … Continue reading

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YULIA’S PICTURE .. .

Yulia’s Picture .. . the bracken swallows the land green and gargoyled it destroys good black sod full of minerals and of meaning where the wheat corn might sway it travels at an alarming rate soil as dark and crumbled … Continue reading

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RUNES IN THE GRANITE .. .

Runes in the granite! Beneath stones of repetition      constructed stories thrilled the imagination history’s enclave subdued like      sleeping dogs replete who will waken their gnarled training fuels the corrupted      veins of their organic solutions … Continue reading

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TATTERED FLAG .. .

Tattered Flag .. . Down by the Ypres point     I thought I saw an old woman she was wearing a woollen shawl     and in her eyes I only saw aloneness In the dykes and in the … Continue reading

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THE LAUREL CRYPT

The Laurel Crypt revision: 9/11/21 .   .   . By the way of Dallinson’s dark alley I skipped the journey of the cold returning tortured souls I thought, their coats heavy with night, the burden of their daily wages … Continue reading

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BLUNTNESS WITH A LITTLE GRAVY!

BLUNTNESS  WITH A LITTLE GRAVY .. . A black sun sets on the yellow sea, splashed golden   trees whistling strangely, pyramids the grey mountains this mauved sea, twisting and turning, a whore at her work   turns men’s minds … Continue reading

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A VIEW BY THE SEA

A View By The Sea . .. The dead die young Ernest Albert Bett your concrete grave is a trough with no pigs yet in it just convolvulus and ivy I stepped across your withered torso the silence of the … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 5/6 – BRAVE NEW WORLD – everyman

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 5/6 – POEM 4 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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Heaven I

Heaven I .. . I went down to the edge of time today I heard the sounds and saw the sights of eternities dawn .. . The cries of lostness and alone the vision of creatures living and clinging to … Continue reading

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