Category: Poems

Beyond the World

Beyond the World The poet will never forget the roots of fire nor the light of the word. His eyes, widened with wonder, see beyond the world behind
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POETRY DAY

POETRY DAY So grey this cold winter morning. Within sight the monotony of by passing cars Behind it the sea devoid of the sun disconsolate and dull like
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Dawn

DESCRIPTIONS OF A HARBOUR for Roberto Montenegro 1. Dawn With heavy colours the seascape paints itself. Things are asleep. Arising, dawn looks like a bubble over the sea.
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THE BIG LIES

THE BIG LIES   The big lies don’t really have short legs. Their legs only appear to be short because their arms are so long. The arms of
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WORDS

WORDS How false or worn out they yet may be, some words remain as hidden traces etched in the soul that even time is unable to erase. GERMAIN
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CHRISTMAS

  CHRISTMAS Since the sky is empty, the earth has become fuller with a thousand electric stars and bargains that retailers use to tempt. Shepherds preach a lot—
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INFORMATION ON POEMS

INFORMATION ON POEMS A poem is sometimes a timid hand, reaching out in the dark to a fellow being. You there, I’m here. I’m happy, I suffer, I’m
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I WRITE

I WRITE I write after sundown at home. I write about the morning when I listened to the sound of the lime or to the fire, and only
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WORDS

WORDS As many before me, I wrote I love you in the wet sand and also drew there a heart. As many before me, I saw how the
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