THE WOKEN DREAMER

I am the woken dreamer, Lost from all faith In the magic. Finding an impossibility In the longevity Of ever after. Is it really no more than The stuff and nonsense Of fairy tales And children’s dreams, Not fit at all For real mens lives And the in betweens? I was willing once To find […]

Read More…

THE STRUGGLE

To be a poet of The heart and mind Is to step away From all that is close And to look back From afar. To struggle With the truth Of what we are told And to search for What we believe. To fall on the road And document the struggle To stand again. To be […]

Read More…

TEMPTATION

Tongue tickling With the thought Of trilling you, Teasing you, Tempting you Down and deep And dirty… Fingers fidgeting With a feeling To frisk you And find fun And frolics Flirt with flesh and fondle… Submitting To a supple session Of scandal, Seeking the sinner To satisfy the senses Sweaty and sweet And sexy… Panting […]

Read More…

CINQUAIN FOR SORROW

We hold On so tightly To so much of the past That it can make the future seem So far… We are What we make us But we are fragile folk Frequently falling too far from Our fate…

Read More…

CINQUAIN IN FRANCE

I see In a vast bar On the edge of my past A boy so lost amid the crowd And you, There was, In the mayhem, A sense of happening, A feeling of the familiar In you, Brown shirt And dark blue jeans, Gaze so deep to drown in And a gentleness that caught me […]

Read More…

A LOVE OF LAND AND SEA

We were the writers Of our own world, You and I, Creators and curators Of our own course And from that first embrace We built the blueprint Of our future Together, We burnt our imprints Onto each others flesh And built a life around The connection we made Far from a world Waged on wealth […]

Read More…

WHILE TIME STOOD STILL

You were watching While I was sleeping When time stood still. Was I dreaming We were loving While time stood still? In our meeting There was comfort And time stood still. I was hungry, You were chocolate When time stood still. In the morning You were pensive And time stood still. Were you thinking Of […]

Read More…

QUESTIONS FOR THE NIGHT

The trees have lost their branches, Their leaves long since took flight, Barren, bare and lifeless they stand As the mist engulfs the night. The playground hauntingly sits alone, Where have your petals gone? You are the seed upon which they can grow, Oh, where have your petals gone? Pools of water lying still on […]

Read More…

ALONG THE WAYSIDE

Subdued by circumstance, Sitting soulfully In the shadow Of uncertainty As situations Settle themselves Into scenes played out Beyond reach of understanding Or certitude, I succumb To the subtle shifts In atmospherical changes, Accept the silences As essential escapism And shake In the fallouts from storms Rained down only In the calmest corners of the […]

Read More…

COLOUR ME

White light And blue skies, Ice cold And endless goodbyes. Maybe tomorrows And meaningful glances, Everything to risk So neither advances. White light Brightens the skies, A frozen moment When eyes are on eyes. Forbidden fruit Could taste so sweet, Getting hard to resist But never we cheat. A white light From a clean heart, […]

Read More…