after eyes (a night song, a street song)

he closes his eyes night suddenly has fallen a river of road flows past the other side of the window traffic roars the sound projection of a whirling round of tyres echoes round the street canyon walls bring a dream as gears grate through another change a b-double truck labors up the grade then it … Continue reading after eyes (a night song, a street song)

nocturne

it spreads like a sigh out of the silence of the night only a dog yipping yapping only the shadows stirring and the murmur rolling down from the height of the hill the car ploughing darkness is a ghost of after-light driving the wind before it shepherding this nocturne somewhere deeper © Frank Prem, 2017 … Continue reading nocturne