Daily Archives: April 6, 2011

Origins …

Atoms of stars shine in our eyes, creatures of earth and celestial fire .. Earthlings to Mars stargazers still drawn by the moon’s magnetic desire .. Splinters of stars in atoms of mud Lodestone of life heaven- inspired .. In … Continue reading

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A pearl …

Tell me, O Oyster, Philosopher of the sea, becalmed beneath the ocean’s swell, with what patient alchemy within your ridged and roughened shell, you formed a lustrous pearl from a chafing piece of grit; an irritation in the rainbowed chamber … Continue reading

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On not writing …

There is a silence in my head; no words clamour for release, and yet in this quietude of mind, this stasis, I feel no tranquillity or ease .. I hear the silence of the dead. I take my pen and … Continue reading

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