Robert Dummett Poems
- When Darkness Falls The moon slides peeling the orange ...
- Lest We Forget Ten years have etched the face of time - ...
- No Love, No Light, No Logic Sons of Earth, catastrophic ...
- Homecoming Asphalt smacked the plane hard at touchdown. Bins...
- Today With Thanks Today with thanks you adorn this home, ...
- Sugar Cane Cane cuts across a braid of bamboo, Blades ...
- To Daddy....In Loving Memory Saw you struggle with the fading...
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When Darkness Falls
The moon slides peeling the orange sun.
Seaward seagulls sign a truce of silence,
But cricket has not read the script
And bowls a babble to bats leaving crease
Running out for the night,
Frog, prince of the slime and puffed up like a
Pharisee notes the pitch, pulls no bull,
Hops and tosses a beamer in bass.
The beach buttons up its khaki suit
And sands the galvanize sea smooth,
Save for lover's slaps upon rocky heads;
The lighthouse stands as proud as a phallus-
To ships a friendly flasher,
To buoys a phosphorous professor,
A blast from a ...