Poetry Blogs (2010, greenroom)

greenroom (Remove filter)

Popular last 30 days

Recent Comments

poemagraphic on Throw Down Your Arms (16 minutes ago)

Greg Freeman on There, there (37 minutes ago)

Greg Freeman on Deleted User (39 minutes ago)

poemagraphic on Times of yore (49 minutes ago)

poemagraphic on Times of yore (1 hour ago)

Moon.girl on Moon.Girl! (1 hour ago)

Moon.girl on Times of yore (1 hour ago)

Moon.girl on Deleted User (2 hours ago)

poemagraphic on Times of yore (2 hours ago)

Don Matthews on Two Dealers in Death (2 hours ago)

Hero

entry picture

Once-upon-a-time, a barman worshipped the Sun.

Worked nights so didn’t see much of it

but in his head he’d got stories of

the Fire God supreme,

Blaze Lord,

vanquishing monsters who'd eat out your dreams.

 

He called the Sun ‘Hero’,

believed it had six pairs of arms,

giant wings of flame

and the handsomest nose in the galaxy.

Made moons blush

and g...

Read and leave comments (7)

alcoholanxietybarbedbeliefbenefitscontactdepressiondoledominic berrydragondreamdrinkdrunkfaithflapjackflatfreed upgaygodgreenroomheroilljoblight sabermoonnightperformancepoempoetpubqueersicksleepstarstar warsstresssuntheatreunemployedveganvegetarianwizardworkworship

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

Find out more Hide this message