Author Archives: rosross

About rosross

Editor, writer, poet.

Hollow

Thrum the hollow heartbeat, sigh the sodden mind, court the lethal hurtings; split the psyche blind. Deck the soul with ivy, strip the self till bare, fight the row of sorrow; murky glass of care. Stay the moment lost, hide … Continue reading

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Dabblings in oil and watercolour

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Stone did sigh

Stone did sigh in sympathy, leaf did listen close, ants in follow carefully; taste the crumbs of hope. Bird did reach in comfort, dog in turn of love, test the barrier of time; release the pure dove. Nail my heart to … Continue reading

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End of life

Pure luscious wings of life are spread, As feathered days on dusty nights prepared, To herald now the passing of our slowly drifting years; An honouring of all that has been shared. Surrendering of day and known self, Softened folding, … Continue reading

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Lullaby of Grief

  Crystalline the lullaby of grief, in shining, blackened, arched and keening sighs, vibrations which do resonate with angel smiles,  as spirit holds the bucket God has given, to fill with green and swaying leaves of memory, budding, like the … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaf

Laughter eloquent as leaf, in golden, shimmer shudders, to dress the sky so briefly; and haunt the soil in time. These offerings of Autumn hang lightly in the air, and dance decays becoming; twixt life and death ensnared. Each one … Continue reading

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Impressions

Your thoughts applied so physically; thick and barely formed, to paint the essence critically; dark colours, blurred, forlorn. And in the drip of wet, soft fear, the tones reduced my heart, with grey and black and solemn strokes, tearing me … Continue reading

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