Tag: writing

Dance Hall

salt stained boards long ago trod, in joy, fused with music laughter leading to love’s caper in summer’s night dream photo and poem © DC Lessoway

Plain Sight

A Pen’s Respite

hardened, the ground, here perhaps, the spade, dull can’t mine, unearth truths, illuminating hurt, ache, worry, till releasing anxiety a soothing liberation finds a deep longing of a vague, fleeting, peace photo and poem © by DC Lessoway


writing finds my soul perhaps… writing defines my soul creating worlds, delving into human conditions, scripts poetry, novel, plays, all there started, 1st-9th drafts, completed waiting for final cuts…   I’ve not written for a while work and life, burdens of time roll onward,…

Language’s Ordnance

a master poet’s script, a rapier, swift to the bone, cuts leaving the reader shorn, unsure, pondering an indistinct light, illuminating a cloaked dark night of the soul, then comes instinctively, an urge deep for another strike another, another, another exposing buried wounds, as…


flittering glints on skin hushed, aside blood’s rush in the ears, munch of gravel echoing bird song reoxygenated, dewy air ambrosial mix of sap, earth enlivening, invigorating weaving, entwining, mingling freeing the mind to meander the unvarying past the rousing moment the differing future…

Of Robust Armour

this, I wish of brass made indefatigable matter void of grief, ache digging at my bones perpetually smiling, finding the light in all things joyful in company than in solitude, broadening that interdependence upon one another making us greater, stronger beings generating ramparts against…