LindsayGeorge
Joined: Apr 2021

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Submitted Poems 11 total

Homer (Rhyme Royal)

From the Aegean’s ancient shores, with wingèd words Homer sang of lust and pride and ire, Vain princes’ scourging arrows, swords, Battle-clangour, blunt blood, fear and fire: How Achilles wept at Patroclus’ funeral pyre Before blind wrath drove hi...

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
9 days ago

Hungry Gnome

On a tussock 
In the glades of evenstar
 Sat a green-faced garden gnome 
In a crimson cassock. 

Snow was falling
 On the lodestone land afar, 
Limpid shone moon's glimmer-loam,
 Glint-eyed owls were calling. "Time now", said 
To himse...

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
11 days ago

Halloween

Flaunting idle, evanescent charms
 Banshees prowl, befoul, besmirch 
 And stalk the streets of sense
 With ghastly howl, screeching lust
 For blood or ale, cheap thrills or vain
 Tricks and treats; and, having wailed
 Their hymns to infernal deiti...

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
11 days ago

Heron

In the Kelvin Gorge 
The river platters past, and sings
 Its gentle, winding tale of centuries – Long before we things
 Of dust and shadow
 Trailed blasphemous feet
 Upon the blessed earth–
 And, long after we are gone,
 Of ages yet to come. Whi...

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
12 days ago

Homer

From the Aegean’s ancient shores, with wingèd words 
Homer sang of lust and pride and ire,
 Vain princes’ scourging arrows, swords,
 Battle-clangour, blunt blood, fear and fire: How Achilles wept at Patroclus’ funeral pyre
 Before blind wrath drov...

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
12 days ago

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