Throwing off poetry 2

A couple of years ago, I published this post: Throwing off poetry.

In that post, I wrote down a poem I had made up.  Inspired by a “thrown off” poem in a book, I hadn’t spent a long time revising it and making it better or anything.  I’d just thrown it off.

Today, I “threw off” another poem.  Here it is:

The trees sway in the breeze
The chainsaws rust and freeze
The trees are bare of leaves
But they cannot be cut down
Because all the lumberjacks in town
Fell down
In faints
Like saints
Of paints
Because, you see,
Their chainsaws be
Their chainsaws be…
Their chainsaws be…

This entry was posted in By Khiyali, Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.