Author Archives: rosross

About rosross

Editor, writer, poet.

What is love?

What is love, beyond that yearning for connectedness, the desire to join together, to unite, establish union in all forms, become as one, be held together with bonds unseen, and unremarkable, but strong all the same? What is love, but … Continue reading

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Aeons

Bequeathed in endless images, stories trailed through earth, clay clenched drowning water – painted face and breasts. Distant was the inner yearning, mournful was time’s cry, joyful was life’s great promise- no sound, but sandy sighs. Lost in aching age … Continue reading

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We dance the steps

We dance the steps eternal, long written in old realms, remembered now as feelings; so do we live this world.

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Little bits of life

The little bits of life, collected, drawn and tethered to memory, holding together as if they had known their form, before they existed; snap shots of time and being, pressed dry between the pages of years, held in place so … Continue reading

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Possible

The route we take is written, no dearth of chances there, what’s possible is limited, by natures individual, the bulk of being long decided, the stars do tweak the light, but some pretense can drug our minds, and challenge who … Continue reading

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The Ground

stood upon the ground where they had been, among the fallen stones and dark timbers, and dreamt of life as they had known it once; now gone, all broken, dispossessed around, as detritus and ruin of a home once loved. … Continue reading

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Chiselled

I chiselled at your image, revealed the puzzle clear, made luminous your heart, left nothing else to fear. Dumb were left the angels, superior and wise, lucid was my loving; hollow were your smiles. Foreign were the moments, feckless were … Continue reading

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