Tag: poetry

In Your Time

You’re here to be forgotten That’s #1 Don’t walk with your head too high Lest the whetted hand of clock cut it off! In your time You might stand for something Stand against the crooked looks On a frayed high wire Above a spiked pit You might stand for liberty While the crowd breathes fire…
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April 15, 2019 0

The Gambler

Im a sick degenerate gambler Have been at the table for years Winning streak I watch the dealers sordid eyes But I risk it all again Loss is one hand away and the house always wins in the end


June 1, 2017 0

I AM the road

I AM the Road Ancient and worn With different colored masks they come I AM the road of Davids star The road built by Pharaoh The road of the Armenians   They come to me weary and without a voice Confused and abandoned by the world The road of the kulaks Or the Yezidis Paved…
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November 20, 2015 0

Lycan

Do you run? Do you run through the night? Not in groups with spandex but Under the stain of the sour moonlight Where the trees become monsters metaphorically I run from the serpent Despite my speed he is always underfoot His black skin dull under the streetlight   Are you a Lycan like me? This…
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July 30, 2015 0

A Man and His Hands

A MAN AND HIS HANDS A man should feel comfortable with an axe in his hands Whether it rest on his shoulder or slice through the air With the earth in his hands a man should feel at home A man should feel confident and produce with his hands And if that man be so…
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March 16, 2015 0