Poetry Blog by Wolfgar
This bed my nightly raft to sail a thousand seas
descending into darkness the davit lowers me,
cast and swept, ripped and hauled beneath the waking world,
through silver blue translucent light some other plane unfurls.
Mirrored scales reflecting cool peaks of milky foam
my cells mitosis multiply renewing then regrown,
from the healing of a timeless womb cocooned in vacant...
Thursday 14th February 2019 10:59 am
I kissed your hand you held it out to me in a song
you were taking photographs of children dying
I was shooting madmen in a jungle
I came home took drugs and fucked whores
you went home and fucked life and decried wars
I stripped skin from my worthless corpse
you put flesh on lost causes and pissed on cornflakes
I hated you and loved you too
you hated me and ...
Monday 11th February 2019 10:01 pm
The skyline spattered by air bursting shells,
canvas of grey, the birds have flown free.
The Belfry relieved of its heavenly Bells,
the crucifix splintered to saviourless tree.
Rats eat bootlaces through to the bone
then we eat the rats and so eat our own.
God has deserted what we now defend
but the Devil is stoic, the Devil's a frien...
Saturday 9th February 2019 8:43 pm
Sycamore seeds turning like keys,
unlocking new seasons
blown on a breeze,
but now they lay dormant
through Rain and through Snow,
colours fast fading no warming red glow.
Within them sleep Summers and Winters unknown,
but all shall rise up
wherever they're sown.
Thursday 7th February 2019 4:44 pm
Nothing can be written of beauty
for serenity is silent.
Only cannon and drum
can pepper the page.
These hallowed places cleansed by blood,
their gift is peace.
Across history riders rode
Angel and Demon,
Tyrants sent emissary’s,
altars smashed and crosses burned
From darkest night
came the brighter day....
Sunday 3rd February 2019 8:02 pm