Poetry Blogs (edits)
Jason Bayliss on Proud men i know (two short poems for father's day) (44 minutes ago)
Devon Brock on Shoeshine - Recalling the Lessons of My Father - In Memoriam (7 hours ago)
This officious darling, too old
for me, with steel-eyed glances;
offers me a hand and
a Fabergé egg.
The cold lights of the Malverns
in winter are anthills.
In my heart, I decline, and go
to prowl before the world's river.
Scooping up vanity in my arms
I deposit the screaming bundle
on steaming bank, smooth leaf
and unpick iron links.
Soon his money's out
of the question and I r...
Saturday 18th August 2018 2:25 pm