Tag Archives: forest

Entering

Entering from the very end The follower plays chess On empty boards And runs down forest pathways To unreachable lights The ferryman is laughing In this good but darkened night And the clowns are crying At the parties We dismiss … Continue reading

Posted in Air, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Walking

Walking alone So far from home Paths littered with debris Dank mangrove waters Clutching your courage Watching the pathway What have you known? Walking alone Walking alone Birds above winging Trees leaves are rustling Quiet in waves Hoping you’re brave … Continue reading

Posted in Earth, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Within

The light barely breaks The cloying darkness Here within I’m wild with longing Never dreaming Of anything but sin The gentlest creatures In my forest Should harken to the sound For every promise There’s the whiplash Coming silent, sure around … Continue reading

Posted in Earth, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Pan

Wild forest whispers Ancient secrets Rising on the summer wind The moon’s riding high tonight Bathed in blood-red light He calls us to places where Our very souls begin Spirit of desire sublime Dark green forestry Coiling tendrils round each … Continue reading

Posted in Earth, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

The Wild

The wild emerges, antlers raised Ancient eyes excoriate the horizon Bellowing echoes across crevices and caverns of funereal thought Hunger stalks its prey Carnivorous dreams etched deep on tattooed, ravaged skin Wearing the mark of Cain as a badge of … Continue reading

Posted in Earth, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments