what did you do today

you what did you do today well I got abused by my mother and you what did you do today I hospitalised my father she did it for her own true sake had to keep some control and I did it for his very own good he doesn’t like it but that's the way it's … Continue reading what did you do today

sea, the desert

oh sea separated so far from water always your waves shimmer dance with promises drawn from the deep oh sea I will drown in your bed of dust clouds and sand I flounder bereft of water beached and burned by the sear of your heat © Frank Prem, 2017 Poem #33: what did you do today

like rain

from above there is little to note his progress is steady as though slowly moving through snow from below silver white in an expanse flecked with continent shapes that stretch seemingly forever occasional blue patches glimpsed momentarily then swallowed up again it is when on the level plane looking across that he is revealed his … Continue reading like rain

making home

I will away from here into the easy breeze unravel a silk trail behind I’ll fly to find a new anchor | ....| ........| ...........| ..............| ............| ..........| ........| ...........| ..............| .................| ...............| ............| .........| ......| ...| .| ...| ......| ...| .| oh my shining line my gossamer I see where I have been but … Continue reading making home

a contact for astro-man

he's like an astro-man at the wireless sending messages into the sky waiting for a contact from far away places he’s never been but believes in with a fervour like religion a kind of mania that drives him every night even when the sounds start out with the oooo-eeee-oooo that hints there'll be nothing out … Continue reading a contact for astro-man