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A-Maze

A.-MazeMy world is in upheavalFor you have comeOpened my eyesOnceAlwaysStunned my heart with…See More
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Wasted chance

All the world all the wrongsSo many lives so many songsHoping for a chanceWaiting for a danceAll…See More
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The Black Window

Posted by Michael Foley on October 30, 2014 at 17:22 0 Comments

 

Do you dream in black and white, as the bogie man drags you under the bed?

And when you wake up covered in a cold sweat, can you remember what you did,

Did you cry out for your mother, like you used to do when you were a child?

As he pulled you kicking towards the black window, him…

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All Souls

Posted by Michael Foley on October 30, 2014 at 17:19 0 Comments

 

October winds cut to the bone, this night all souls will rise and roam,

We keep our candles burning bright, to guide them home on this dark night,

The windows rattle the doors creak; old ghosts walk the tiny streets,

But tonight they have not come alone; something else has come to…

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A-Maze

Started by Kerryn Lee Bon. in Member Poetry 1 hour ago. 0 Replies

A.-MazeMy world is in upheavalFor you have comeOpened my eyesOnceAlwaysStunned my heart with radianceThat echoes in me now, new life tracing my soulWhere I never knew there was room for more love than thisMore love than could be bearable in this…Continue

Wasted chance

Started by Sasha Jaan in Member Poetry 1 hour ago. 0 Replies

All the world all the wrongsSo many lives so many songsHoping for a chanceWaiting for a danceAll the while I would rather notAnd all their pain has been forgot                       A wasted chanceA wasted lifeA soul that would flee           …Continue

023: MANCHESTER REVISITED

Started by Dermott Ryder in Member Poetry Oct 14. 0 Replies

For Bill Grundy [1923-1993] and good times at Granada Studios Manchester UK Grey days always remind me of Manchester,Salford Docks, kitchen sinks, Archie Street,of Rita Tushingham in Shelagh Delaney’sbitter Taste of Honey, of Albert Finney inAlan…Continue

Tags: Ryder, Grundy, Manchester, Granada, BBC

022: THE ROAD

Started by Dermott Ryder in Member Poetry Oct 10. 0 Replies

For Appius Claudius Caecus, he recognized the need for good roads. The water lies beyond the ridge,over the water, the ancient bridge,across the bridge on a tedious road,a weary pilgrim, in twilight, strode. The road went far without a bend,a…Continue

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