Poetry Blogs (pounded)

pounded (Remove filter)

Popular last 30 days

Recent Comments

Paul Sayer on GARDEN MUSICIANS (22 seconds ago)

keith jeffries on Tears on the Typewriter & "WORD PLAY" (33 seconds ago)

Paul Sayer on Will (3 minutes ago)

Philipos on GARDEN MUSICIANS (4 minutes ago)

Paul Sayer on The Music Box (18 minutes ago)

Paul Sayer on The Music Box (20 minutes ago)

Hugh on Tonight I pray (1 hour ago)

Ghazala lari on Tonight I pray (2 hours ago)

Shifa Maqba on Movies at Midnight (3 hours ago)

John Marks on A permanent loss of happiness (5 hours ago)

The City of God

In the disturbed world of today, I believe we must look to the tragedies of the past for guidance into the future. This piece is based on one of my first efforts, now many years ago.


The City of God

“It stands on a hill,” you say,

"a golden fortress, buttress to our faith,

a Heavenly Jerusalem to Rome's decay”.

Such piety is useful

to commanders of the expendable,



Read and leave comments (0)


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message