Treasure Island

William Blake Beckett

(May 15,1995 / Denver, Colorado, United States of America)

Poems of William Blake Beckett

1. A Child's Fragile Mind 4/18/2012
2. A Warmth Known Only to Me 9/1/2012
3. Adam and The Angel 2/20/2012
4. Back and Forth 12/11/2012
5. Beyond Words (Haiku) 10/16/2012
6. Coffin Confession 1/3/2013
7. Critical Reading (Haiku) 10/16/2012
8. Dangerous Pastime 10/1/2012
9. Gravity (Act I) 8/29/2012
10. I Ask Not for Sun 10/16/2012
11. Kindness (Haiku) 10/4/2012
12. Left Behind 10/17/2012
13. Life (Haiku) 10/5/2012
14. Looking out of the Window (haiku) 12/11/2012
15. Man In The Sand 2/20/2012
16. Midnight in Mississippi 9/9/2012
17. Oh, Irony (Haiku) 10/16/2012
18. Opaque 12/29/2012
19. Remember me 8/31/2012
20. Sailor's Tale 2/2/2013

A Child's Fragile Mind

Oh great-grandpa,
gone in a flash,
Survived three wars,
always under attack.
Fought under pressure,
never did he crack.
Gone with the wind,
and not coming back.
'Old age', they said,
as I started to cry.
'Who's next? ' I wondered
'Who's next to die? '

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