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English Poetry

Flames

The beauty of flames lies in their strange play, beyond all proportion and harmony. Their diaphanous flare symbolizes at once grace and tragedy, innocence and despair, sadness and voluptuousness. The burning transcendence has something of the lightness of great purifications…. Continue Reading →

Time Go – Caught a ghost

I’m in need of the answer, in search of the question, in love with being broken-hearted Days race by faster, it’s a made up lesson and I’m lost before I’ve started A little white lie, a big black sky, and… Continue Reading →

The End Credits

The brackish wind beats at the blinds like a vatic cudgel counting down the last of the day. On the final strike the night comes vaulting over the village, bursting with a thick dye to hood the sky, an eyelid… Continue Reading →

Big bird in small cage

There was a house halfway round the world And I was invited in for a small taste of gin There was a hallway a thousand birds long But the biggest one of all was in a cage too small I… Continue Reading →

Howl at Moon

“Have you seen a wolf howling on full moon nights?” she asked. It’s a Blackfoot legend, from when our people still roamed the earth. But I’ve got to warn you; it’s sad. Look outside. The moon is beautiful, isn’t it?… Continue Reading →

Milkshakes

Daydream delusion Limousine Eyelash Oh, baby with your pretty face Drop a tear in my wineglass Look at those big eyes See what you mean to me Sweet cakes and¬†milkshakes I am a delusion angel I am a fantasy parade… Continue Reading →

He wishes for the cloths of heaven

Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor,… Continue Reading →

Traveling On

You could never be a face in the crowd So you’re travelin’ on, travelin’ on out Well you know I’d never say it out loud But I’ll be travelin’ on, travelin’ with you Hey I’m too weak it’s too much… Continue Reading →

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