Background Score

Background Score SK (For a girl who was lucky enough to die)   She really missed it It had never left her before The pain she was born with Her teachers had told her Only lepers missed it She wanted to pinch herself To see if she was dreaming How can all her pain vanish … Continue reading Background Score

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News Review

News Review SK (For a girl who was murdered many times by the media) Looking over the prospective corpse Headlines vied at each other Pools of blood on the roadside Blackened into ink on newsprint Those who had done it Told those who were shouting That everything will be done, Though nothing could be undone … Continue reading News Review

Frost at Midnight by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Frost at Midnight Samuel Taylor Coleridge It is a calm and quiet night and the poet is in his cottage.  His infant son is sleeping silently in his cradle. It is winter and the frost seems to be performing a secret duty without the help of the wind. The only sound is an owl hooting … Continue reading Frost at Midnight by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Ode on a Grecian Urn by John keats

O my dear Urn, Lemme see how I can greet you properly. You, the unspoiled bride of quietness, the adopted child of silence and slow-moving time, history written using scenery (and so can express a beautiful story more beautifully than my poems). I know I already messed up. I wonder what stories found in old … Continue reading Ode on a Grecian Urn by John keats