General, Poetry, Writing

Where the Red Fox Roams

Where the Red Fox Roams By Scott Bailey © 2014 Image from Pixabay The timid beasties scatterWith tiny racing heartsThe scent of blood approachesThe herd all ways it partsFor hereThe red fox roams The scent of fear it risesAnd fans the fox's fireInto enslaving passionTo raise the killer higherThusThe red fox roams Filled with hate… Continue reading Where the Red Fox Roams

Creative Writing, General, Poetry, Writing

Where the Grey Wolves Grieve

By Scott Bailey © 2014 Image from Pixabay On a barren plainWhere food and joy are sparseThe desolate packs wanderWatching slow time passHereThe grey wolves grieve With rose stained eyesPatrolling their border widePreserving what is leftOf what they hold insideIt’s whyThe grey wolves grieve They gaze across the deltaTo far off distant timesWhere game and… Continue reading Where the Grey Wolves Grieve

Creative Writing, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

A Spring of Dreams – Distant Clattering

Distant Clattering By Scott Bailey © 2014 A white wedge Spotted in the corner Of a run-down shop Off the track Joyful memories swell And from the past I hear the clattering Of a metal bowl Filling with a quarter pound Of sherbet lemons   Available as Kindle or hardback from Amazon or CreateSpace  … Continue reading A Spring of Dreams – Distant Clattering

Blogging101, Poetry, Writing

The Silliness

Did get time to do blogging101 today - but have already done it really. So in lieu - here's an old poem of mine. The Silliness By Scott Bailey © 2014 We were the wise ones. Wandering in from all over the world. High on the haze of laughter and drink. Occasional lovers, always just friends.… Continue reading The Silliness

General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Poem a day challenge #363 (Distant Clattering)

Distant Clattering By Scott Bailey © 2014 A white wedge Spotted in the corner Of a run-down shop Off the track Joyful memories swell And from the past I hear the clattering Of a metal bowl Filling with a quarter pound Of sherbet lemons Get the previous ones herehttp://wp.me/P3kG6h-bb  and get my début novel Mankind Limited

General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Poem a day challenge #250 (Old Silver)

Old Silver By Scott Bailey © 2014 The purr of the projector Warm popcorn scent Dust motes dancing in the light Deep, dusty heavy red drapes Mumbles and fumbles in the shadows Hand brushing hand by chance Close, sweet breath and perfume The excitement of the old silver screen Get the previous ones here http://wp.me/P3kG6h-bb  and… Continue reading Poem a day challenge #250 (Old Silver)