The Forest of Dreams


The Forest of Dreams By Scott Bailey 2015 Dark, thick between the trees No light shines off The dull black armour Of the horseman as he rides Slow through the forest of dreams. Pale the winding path The black knight follows His weary steed plods steadfast As it’s burden heavy grows Head hung low This … Continue reading The Forest of Dreams

Hunter


Hunter By Scott Bailey © 2015   Amber brown bristles Fletched true Sighted On the smooth straight shaft Knocked Creak of wood And leather Tense flesh Strength of arm Years Of hard work Hard life Peaked In tense flesh Aimed Deep russet red Undulating tight Over perfect form Moving with surety Strength and grace Slender … Continue reading Hunter

The Forest of Dreams


The Forest of Dreams By Scott Bailey 2015 Dark, thick between the trees No light shines off The dull black armour Of the horseman as he rides Slow through the forest of dreams. Pale the winding path The black knight follows His weary steed plods steadfast As it’s burden heavy grows Head hung low This … Continue reading The Forest of Dreams

Poem a day challenge #300 (Windy Forest) (Tetractys)


Windy Forest (Tetractys) By Scott Bailey © 2014 Trees Shifting High winds howl Whistling, screaming The trunks are strong, sturdy and hold the ground http://www.scottandrewbailey.uk  

Poem a day challenge #221 (In the Hood)


In the Hood By Scott Bailey © 2014 Brushed by crowded, swaying ferns The scent of warm loam arises Silence reigns, no birdsong rings Signs missed by the men approaching With their plunder they blunder along Beneath the high arched canopy And a new scent mingles with forest smells fear and anticipation Smooth and straight … Continue reading Poem a day challenge #221 (In the Hood)

Poem a day challenge #135 (Night Forest)


Night Forest By Scott Bailey © 2013 A silver sylph slips silent through the trees Spreading silver stardust upon the trees Disappearing into the deep shadows Where foxes hunt http://www.scottandrewbailey.uk