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When Darkness Slips

Each night When darkness slips When bone and flesh Begin to ache The land beyond The glass Beyond the face Of Time Summons our altered Mind To travel To that place Where dreams sit and wait Like trains To take … Continue reading

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On a City Quay

A constant drizzle Hits a pavement Wet… A hanging sky Just waits A city’s quay hides A menacing face As darkness gathers before a silent moon The stranger sees anger In a contorted shape The grey-headed man Is a bullied … Continue reading

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Did You Feel It?

Each evening the ritual repeats End of day The undressing begins Darkness presses against the glass Windows of light dotted Across the cityscape muted audience Silent echo Now, the building is Empty The day’s events questioning…. Those segments of hours … Continue reading

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Lingering in the Night Air

from the cafe bar the scribbler in the corner sees at this time of year at the end of day evening twilight surrender to the visitor the prince of darkness casts his spell…. human souls seek out the comfort of … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Of Year

green is slowly turning yellow autumn chill settles in alas, summer holidays done and dusted school is back the same, but different…. early morning traffic manic darkness creeping in It will insist on staying longer it’s that time of year … Continue reading

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Summoned By The Twilight

yellow lights sirens of surreality out of the morning darkness beckoning like lost souls summoned by the twilight curious about the dark side shadow makers shining in the night guardians until dawn witnessing the remnants of human dreams on buses … Continue reading

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Anything But Certain

last night i read some Philip Larkin words about the appraoching night how we lose our bearings in the darkness awareness…. somehow compromised second guessing those absolutes…. a future in flux at least disguised anything but certain til the morning … Continue reading

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