Poetry Blogs (mermaids)
Don Matthews on (2 hours ago)
In search of mermaids and lighthouses is where you will find him and me.
Seeking sea things sets us free from daily monotony, broken hearts, Advil bodies.
We thrift shop with childlike wonder, forgetting about adult things like growing old, settling debts, stagnant relationships...
Mermaids and lighthouses beckon us to dive into a green-flag ocean of time where life is sublime.
Monday 24th February 2020 5:15 am
At the end of the world where the sea meets the sky,
there's a small strip of land where the mermaids lie.
Where they chit and they chat, or play and have fun,
and top up their tan in the midday sun.
Now it's rare to see a mermaid, and you may never again,
so to see a whole shoal is a rareness x 10.
But this is what happened, or so it is told,
to a young keen explore...
Saturday 27th April 2019 2:45 am
I could fill a barren sea
full of tears I've shed
for a moment with you.
I learned to focus only
on the good it led to.
What purpose does it serve
to open old wounds
except to serve the
So, I bellow not
unless it can be
Sunday 27th January 2019 6:09 pm
Three of my poems have been published by Poems Underwater.
Laura Seymour and Kirsten Tambling, the authors of the Poems Underwater blog are conducting a project exploring mermaids through poetry and artwork.
Please do click the link below to find my poems about mermaids published on their blog alongside a brief explanation of the meaning behind my words:
You can pre-o...
Friday 12th July 2013 3:12 pm