profile image

So Far From Home

 

So Far From Home

Under a curving shimmering blue fish bowl of the sky the small Patrol Torpedo boat cruises over the gentle summer swells in the distant Pacific under summer skies torn apart by brutal bitter total war. Small PT boats crewed by fifteen men ranging far and wide hunting for fat Japanese merchant ships. Boom! Go the torpedoes when a nice juicy target is found and a quick ...

Read and leave comments (1)

Tags: boat,japan and america,war at sea,world war2

Filter Tag

war at sea (Remove)

Previous Entries

  • 2012 (1)

Tags From Last Year

history (7)

events (5)

nick armbrister (4)

people (4)

life (3)

andy n (3)

me (2)

young people (2)

anti war poems (2)

movement (1)

air war (1)

gothic solitude (1)

secrets (1)

total devastation (1)

walk (1)

surrealism (1)

andy n book (1)

close to nature (1)

dark topic (1)

mental illness (1)

time travel (1)

anti war (1)

jail (1)

new book project (1)

later (1)

accident (1)

film it (1)

life times (1)

singer (1)

war (1)

John Masefield (1)

empty (1)

life moves on (1)

soviet bombers (1)

cargo (1)

hidden events (1)

old box (1)

happy days (1)

true events (1)

ww2 (1)

violence (1)

old year (1)

nsa (1)

slow and fast (1)

drunken builder (1)

black place (1)

uk government (1)

survival (1)

biplanes (1)

outdoors (1)

yahoo (1)

world changes (1)

fruit and veg (1)

rain (1)

life events (1)

pagan festival (1)

thin web (1)

new book (1)

stanzas and clauses for the causes (1)

sectioned (1)

old things (1)

conflict (1)

bad ways (1)

death (1)

random line poem (1)

mystery of life (1)

emotions (1)

wreck (1)

stupid acts (1)

you (1)

alanis morrissette (1)

bombs (1)

poem (1)

deadly things (1)

hold no grudges (1)

mementos (1)

ships (1)

secret usa base (1)

naval war (1)

oldham (1)

old memories (1)

poems (1)

sunk ships (1)

tool bag (1)

new year (1)

cia (1)

varied speed (1)

battle (1)

darkness serene (1)

no privacy (1)

life underground (1)

ww1 (1)

dovestones (1)

spying on us (1)

natural disasters (1)

plants and crops (1)

bad weather (1)

gothic poem (1)

book project (1)

harvest time (1)

heavy world (1)

neda (1)

wrong path (1)

old people (1)

things (1)

criminal intent (1)

injuries (1)

stop it (1)

life and death (1)

songs (1)

car crash (1)

neknonominate crze (1)

time (1)

jet planes (1)

the ocean (1)

crash (1)

forgive and forget (1)

keepsakes (1)

1996 poem (1)

ufos and aliens (1)

death at sea (1)

bad event (1)

new beginnings (1)

anti war book (1)

science (1)

manchester bus (1)

beauty (1)

gchq (1)

Recent Comments

nick armbrister on Where Will We Be Tomorrow? (Sat, 26 Apr 2014 02:37:01 pm)

Lillian on Where Will We Be Tomorrow? (Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:42:16 pm)

nick armbrister on Data (Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:54:19 pm)

Harry O'Neill on Data (Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:21:25 pm)

nick armbrister on neda poem from our new book... (Wed, 5 Mar 2014 05:57:03 pm)

G. Nichol on neda poem from our new book... (Wed, 5 Mar 2014 12:44:46 pm)

Lesya Grass on GLIMPSE OF OLD THINGS . (Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:22:59 pm)

Moriam Nesa on GLIMPSE OF OLD THINGS . (Wed, 19 Feb 2014 04:48:50 am)

Harry O'Neill on my 1st ever poem published as ode to Alanis in the pill issue 3 Alanis morrissette zine in late 96 (Wed, 12 Feb 2014 03:28:35 pm)

nick armbrister on OLD (Fri, 7 Feb 2014 08:45:28 pm)

Starfish on OLD (Fri, 7 Feb 2014 07:10:49 pm)

jan oskar hansen on Pure (Wed, 5 Feb 2014 09:00:50 am)

nick armbrister on RAGING EARTH (Tue, 4 Feb 2014 06:42:49 pm)

Harry O'Neill on RAGING EARTH (Mon, 3 Feb 2014 09:33:03 pm)

nick armbrister on Very Nasty Builder (Mon, 3 Feb 2014 02:15:45 pm)

Feeds

Subscribe feed icon