Browsing All posts tagged under »Politics and Religion Poetry«

Defiance

Nov 14, 2015

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Paris, the city of light and enlightenment The city of love and art Oh how we weep for the lost Those taken from the light Ripped from it in a horrendous way Peace and light over murderous hate The people won’t bow down to monsters! All stand as one All stand together Against the cowardly […]

Sit and Stare

Oct 20, 2015

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So I sit and stare Melting away as if but a dream I sit and drift My life parts in a sieve Falling away Falling away I see you but you not me What can I say, But I dream I drift, flutter away spread as if a dream But you never see Oh I […]

Parades and Banners

Oct 11, 2015

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*The following is not about one group, but all who strive for equality but fail in their cause in the end through pushing those aside who they have tried to gain as allies in their cause. I’m not interested in your colour Your Sexuality Your politics Your parades and banners Your closed-nit groups Or your […]

The Good Fight

Sep 12, 2015

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*For those who are feeling down. Don’t let life get on top of you. Seize the day and make that change! You are never alone… Her day almost over she hopes it to be Fed up to the back teeth of insecurity Of those that try to put her down And tread her under in […]

Distant Memory

Aug 29, 2015

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*The following poem is dedicated to Palmyra and its heroic retired antiquities chief Khaled al-Asaad who was beheaded by ISIL after being tortured for a month to get information about the city and its treasures, refusing to give any information to his captors and ultimately lost his life for it. May he always be remembered […]

Fire and Ice

Aug 22, 2015

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So I reside in fire and ice My heart split in two Daemons claw and fight My soul they devour true This inner rage burns Hot, its flame roars The heat rises in a crescendo My temperature soars And yet my heart burns cold too Icy tendrils clutch about My emotions raw with turmoil No-one […]

If Only I had a Time Machine

Aug 22, 2015

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I sit typing my life away Dreaming of all I could be Looking back on my past As far as the mind can see I shake my head in sadness At all that has gone on by Many opportunities wasted It’s no wonder inside I cry What with bills to pay, food on the table […]