Poetry Blogs (Free Speech)
Sometimes you just have to
throw your cards
against the wind
and watch where they land
six plus five is eleven
shows me where to dive
how to jump
the mirror behind
the future a wall
Sunday 22nd October 2017 7:07 am
Saudi courts, your rule of fear is finished
- the sentence on this poet negates your faith.
Your hollow incantation "God Is Great"
is plainly false if God can be diminished
by lines of verse. Should murder be admonished
to Ashraf Fayadh, forevermore his fate
will hold as evidence that you're afraid
of poetry. Frankly I'm astonished:
astonished that a land so steeped in culture,
Friday 15th January 2016 5:57 pm
We're all in this together,
we're here to represent you.
We will protect the NHS,
pensions, public services, free speech,
the right to protest, journalistic independence
and repair the economy.
But we must keep money
we NEED money.
Generators will not work without capital,
the magnetic pulse of the world will cease
and the crust shall become me...
Tuesday 2nd April 2013 4:38 pm
2012. A new president of the United States
addressing to Congress:
You, morons with wood brain!
Sawdust your heads contain!
Listen to me, you fools!
Lift your asses from the stools!
Go! Toddle or hobble to do good deeds!
Grow fruitful seeds!
Moderate your own greed!
Find out what people need!
©Larisa Rzhepishevska (Odessa, Ukraine)
Wednesday 14th September 2011 2:35 pm
I've been asked, by people following my blog, to include the poems I read on my recent poetry tour, so I'm putting them on here, then will be providing links back here from the blog. Hence...
What are you afraid to say?
You stand and ask what I’m afraid to say?
I’m afraid to say lots of things:
afraid to say no, to say stop, to say sorry;
afraid to say I’m wrong....
Friday 8th October 2010 10:48 pm