Poetry Blogs (2013, Ekphrasis)
Helix barriers all over the world
Riddles flow through digital death traps
What is a man now with no cheap cigars
A mad dead love of afterthoughts gone
Mad Tony's hologram cycles around the
Lanes of South Wales as Alexa
Shouts "Give us 20 pence!"
Ooh! I can see Winnie the Pooh
In The wardrobe!
The candle, the book, and the wardrobe;
Wet washing and dag...
Monday 11th February 2019 11:06 pm
D’you really think I’m gonna serve you, kid?
That fake ID won’t do no good in here.
The Follies ain’t some dive run off the grid,
Where punks like you can go to blag some beer.
You can’t fool me, I’ve seen it all before;
I bet your mother doesn’t know you’re out,
And if we have to kick you out the door,
She’ll hear about it, and you’ll get a clout.
Yeah, just beca...
Thursday 22nd November 2018 1:45 pm
This is an ekphrasis on L'Agonie by Felicien Rops.
Sonnet on Death
Demons clutch at your rib-cage ladder
Grasping the arteries, choking your veins
Your bones are now fragile and ready to shatter
Oh dear, you're looking quite pale.
Your bloodless skin is as thin as paper
With cavities where worms slither in.
A struggling heart still resisting the Taker...
Friday 25th January 2013 7:53 pm