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
3 months 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.

by Lindsay G H Hall

added by LindsayGeorge
3 months 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
3 months 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
3 months 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
3 months ago

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