Category Archives: POEMS

Posts that read like Poems to me

Dragonfly

Dragonfly I owe God a question And I know he will answer I love it when it rains I love the feel on my face I love the thunder I love the lightning I love the crashing of the waves … Continue reading

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Blank

Blank I am blank Like a blackboard Freshly blacked Streaks of nothingness I am blank Like an expanse of the ocean The leviathan rules the depths So false is the surface calm I am blank Like a field freshly burnt … Continue reading

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Sergio

I wrote the following some time after I learnt of Sergio’s passing. It’s on my Facebook timeline. It contains a lot of references to events during the short time I knew him so it should be read “as-is”. It’s roughly … Continue reading

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She is Iwo Jima

She is Iwo Jima She is Iwo Jima Men like myself Hoped to survive Make it to the end To plant the flag Amidst the raging storm To make a stake Never mind the shells But I broke myself on┬áher … Continue reading

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The Lone Walker

The lone walker I met a man Spotting a tan Sitting by the quay Looking at the bay I sat by him Didn’t say a word Solace in silence Or maybe it was shyness He said he died yesterday This … Continue reading

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