Posted in Creative Writing, General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Class of Blood

By Scott Bailey © 2013

You people don’t understand.
It’s tradition.
It’s sport.
It’s in our genes.
Blood.
Jobs are created
By the sport we choose.
By the blood we shed.
Surely that’s enough.
Of course
The same can’t be said
For you
And your cock fights.

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

Sparks

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By Scott Bailey © 2013

A sad shadow falls
Casting gloom over our dreams:
Sparks dispel the dark!

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Posted in Cinquain, Creative Writing, Etheree, Haiku, Nonet, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Self Publishing, Senryu, Tanka, Writing

A Spring Of Dreams

The result of a year-long challenge to write a poem a day for a year. Raw and accessible poems of many moods.

Presented as they were written and so reflecting my mood, my life and my time constraints at the time.

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Kindle

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A Spring of Dreams – Trench

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Trench

By Scott Bailey © 2013

Dancing with my wife,
last week the telegraph came:
Coughs ring round the trench.

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Short and Sweet

A Spring of Dreams

Some poems
Short and sweet
Unlike me