Category Archives: Poetry

Haiku: Desk job

  I hear the raindrops Marked reminders of freedom Whilst here, I slave away   (c) John K. Baw – March 2013  

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POEM: AUSTERITY

Austerity, that dreaded word; Never bites the shepherd, as it does the herd.

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Poem: Arise and Shine

Let incense rise up A weary pilgrim’s offering Knights with tattered armour Returning from afar Arise holy bride Embraced by the King Kissed by the maker And shaped by His love Gather together the warriors Let the wind bring forth … Continue reading

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Poem: Dreams like driftwood

Majesty, wonder, awesomeness Mystery and more Like driftwood now have washed ashore At atheism’s door Give me spells, give me magic Give me prayer to explore But spare me the rationality I want to dream once more. (c) – 2013 … Continue reading

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Poem: The Window

I see that window, mocking me The place where he once stood His smile, his wave, like mist have gone I wish I understood That scream from the emptiness It’s real and it’s cruel The sadness of the memories A … Continue reading

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POEM: RENAISSANCE

(BORN)2 At last arriving, I cease At last looking, I see With hopes and dreams that die I rise to live once more Scales. Falling from my eyes I behold. I do not see the light But by the light, … Continue reading

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Poem: Under the whips of underrate carriers

(Photo credit: pixelfahrenheit20)   Under the whips of underrate carriers, Like the emphasized, We row to harder shores.   Under the whips of underrate carriers, Our breath is shackled, Our strength nigh gone.   Under the whips of underrate carriers, … Continue reading

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