Mark Heathcote

Silver Star - 3,433 Points [none] (22/03/66 / Manchester)

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I like all kinds of poems but I tend to gravitate toward eastern spiritual poetry.
My muse almost demands it of me. So you may find quite a few being poured out from time to time.
I all so write many songs, when the poem spring runs dry, as a form of creative writing.
I work with adult learning difficulties as a support worker in the UK. Home town is Manchester. My other interests ... more »

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  • ''God, he would catch a hornet on the wing
    Relish infinite beauty, not its sting.''
    Have insight appreciation of all things either great or small.
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  • Veteran Poet - 1,560 Points Dinesh Nair (10/7/2014 9:53:00 PM)

    Mark Heathcote has been accidently met by me here. His late entry into PH is nothing before his being a truly prolific writer of poems. Mr Mark retains authenticity and is very genuine in voicing out his thoughts through his short and powerful poems. He says he likes all kinds of poems but he tends to gravitate toward eastern spiritual poetry. I hope to see him championing for more for humanity than for the world of spirituality so that he would make a difference.
    From a random reading of Mr Mark`s submissions I assume that he will soon be very popular in the PH as he is gifted with all the wherewithal for embarking upon the mission of writing good poetry. I wish Mr Mark all the very best ahead.

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River Street Urchins

River street urchins,
The gutters are swelling.
[Waiting…] for the sky—you and I
To reach—the storm drains of joy.
Before we go…
Before we let, go.
We too will rain…

River street urchins,
Before we go…
Before we let, go.
We too will rain…
River street urchins…

Paupers oh, so giving, don't you know.
We'll queue in the streets
And pray to be free!
Till we go…
Before we let, go.
We too will rain…
On every official bank holiday parade:

Till we're free, till we're free
Till we're free, till we're free
Till we're ...

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