The world groans In its agony. For decadence Pollutes its people. Darkness enriches itself As light is snuffed out, Everywhere retreating, Disappearing. The art of butchery Is highly honed As war spreads Its tendrils Across the globe. Terrorizing the weak, Emboldening the strong. Suffering has become The norm which Life is based upon. ©2018 If … Continue reading The World Suffers
Voice about me never cease in the cacophony. Why can't they realize that they obstruct my thoughts so to seize my muse who is throttled and bashed by their incessant chatter. Dragged through the mud to be lashed to a cross of death. Their laughter rings in my ears, damn demons, for which I have … Continue reading Silence!
An excerpt from my book POEMS: AN EXPLORATION OF LIFE page 68. Available of Amazon in paperback and kindle.
An excerpt from my book POEMS: AN EXPLORATION OF LIFE from page 22. Available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle.
I have always enjoyed this poem since the first time I read it so many years ago. I love the imagery and how he philosophizes about life and death. In the first stanza he gets right to it and shows how he is different than the average person one who is wont to wander in … Continue reading Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray