Treasure Island

Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Poems of Gert Strydom

381. Aubade 1/14/2013
382. August 1968 10/26/2009
383. Auntie’s curse 8/30/2010
384. Autumn (In Reply To Archibald Macleish) 3/6/2012
385. Autumn Evening 6/6/2014
386. Awaiting execution (in answer to Dikobe wa Mogale) 3/15/2011
387. Awakening 11/10/2011
388. Awakening [3] 1/28/2013
389. Awakening storm 8/17/2010
390. Away into the wide world 3/23/2010
391. Axis 11/28/2010
392. Babylon 10/28/2009
393. Ballade of the entrepreneur 1/6/2011
394. Ballade of the guard commander 1/6/2011
395. Ballade Of The Headless Man 9/29/2011
396. Ballade of the hours of darkness 7/10/2014
397. Ballade of the hours of night 11/28/2012
398. Ballade of the Rose 9/30/2009
399. Banished 5/17/2010
400. Baptism of fire (in answer to Dikobe wa Mogale) 3/15/2011

One morning I saw a man

One morning I saw a man
who looked at me
with red eyes
and his beard,
was unshaven and grew
rough and untamed.

The man looked familiar
and in the look in his eyes,

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