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My Tune

The room grows dark

velvet curtains are drawn,

the crowd awaits.

A light shines down,

hitting me like

sun rays through a window.

Each breathe of air… 81 more words

Poetry

THREE WISE MONKEYS - BURST OUT MAGAZINE

My poem, “Three¬†Wise Monkeys” has been featured in Burst Out Magazine.

Click the link to read the article.

http://magazine.burstout.net/2017/02/poet-profile-darren-scanlon.html

POEMS

Oscillate

The tree swayed

back and forth

You and I

danced together

in the meadow

on a warm

summer day.

You wrapped

your wings

around me… 11 more words

Poetry

Speak

Speak

 

They say the walls can feel

the hands that built them,

hewed them out of stone,

that the stones remember the songs

they sang when they thought… 128 more words

Poem

Judgement

Here they stand

side by side

separated by a small

blank space,

ending with

a pause.

Their words

convey a message

of emotion waiting

for you to… 20 more words

Poetry

The Man in Sleeve Tattoos

Their eyes throw stones of mockery,
Insolent and filthy, that’s what they see.
In every line drawn into his skin,
They believe he doesn’t fit in. 74 more words

Poems

Overworked

There you are,

so crisp & clear

almost in reach.

All I hold are

parts of what

will be.

Each hand

overworked.

My mind

drained. 23 more words

Poetry