Semi-poetic attempts at becoming the Black Country bard
By The Walrus
My poems. If you can call then that.
Those lips were as red and bloody as the jaws of a tiger feasting on a fresh kill.....
WORK IN PROGRESS - Experimental, Black Country slang. Comments please.....
Then, I guess He'll wipe every last detail of our shoddy credentials off His chalk board in one fell swoop
It might have been brillig, but I'm not entirely sure of that word's etymology so I can't say for sure.....
“As you know, love, my sister's worked in Tesco for years, and they don't 'ave 'alf the weirdos we 'ave in soddin' Boots.”
Racked with guilt and a tangle of abstract furies the monster said that he didn't want to hurt her, but he hurt her anyway. He said he couldn't help it.
In this never-ending miasma of nobodies I am searching for a special someone, and not just anyone will do.
“I'm going now, Sarah-Jane, never to return,” I said blithely, waving like a fruit and nut case on a day trip from a hospital for the criminally inept.
Only a few non-random molecules of the big picture, the big, fat, juicy dream of you and I will stick in my mind, sugar lump.....
I need a jolt from your electrodes, I ache for a vivifying shock as much as a soft caress.
the whys and wherefores of that devastatingly brutal rejection are lost in the mist of past lives lying one atop another like so many shed skins.
“Footbig?” I'm sure he would grumble if he could talk. “Too right - unfortunately such is my name, and I blame it all on a certain would-be comedian not a million miles away.”
Besieged by an ever increasing heat the monster Eros (if that its real name) rears its ugly, deceitful head one last time
If you like I can try to explain the subtle ins and outs of this particular branch of celestial mechanics, but I doubt if you'll believe me or even begin to comprehend.....
I growl malevolently at the brawling thugs around me, vultures and sewer rats and shit eaters all.
She caught his eye as she admired the butterflies on the flowers that he squashed as he stepped out into the open.