Brian Taylor

Silver Star - 3,279 Points (England)

Brian Taylor Poems

1. Oxford: Michaelmas 12/8/2008
2. Returning To The Root 12/18/2008
3. Blondin Walking The Tightrope 12/30/2008
4. Rainer Maria Rilke 9/24/2009
5. Long Snake, Short Ladder 1/11/2010
6. Perseverance 1/17/2010
7. Big Snake 1/28/2010
8. Deep Down To Death 3/2/2010
9. This Year 3/5/2010
10. Purity 3/20/2010
11. You Are At Peace 4/18/2010
12. Now 5/7/2010
13. Great Men 5/30/2010
14. Transcendental Rose 6/20/2010
15. Why? 8/1/2010
16. Waiting 8/5/2010
17. Prospero Burns His Books 8/7/2010
18. Freedom To Or Freedom From? 11/1/2010
19. The One And The Many 12/26/2009
20. Peace 12/26/2009
21. January 23 2005 12/1/2010
22. Shadows 12/17/2010
23. Speech 12/27/2010
24. Under The Dark Of The Vine Veranda 12/29/2010
25. Silence 1/5/2011
26. Cut Into The Human Wood 1/7/2011
27. Midsummer Dream 1/17/2011
28. Completing Cycles 1/31/2011
29. The Season 2/27/2011
30. Spring 3/8/2011
31. The Humble Were Great Once 3/27/2011
32. As You See It 4/6/2011
33. Raising The Dead 4/9/2011
34. Survivors And Inheritors 5/16/2011
35. Weekend People 6/2/2011
36. Normal 7/3/2011
37. Siva 5/4/2011
38. Ancient Mariner To Clerk 5/9/2011
39. Yes 7/24/2011
40. Open Asylum 8/11/2011
Best Poem of Brian Taylor

Cinderella's Shoes

The ugly sister, Alice,
glared at the mirror with reflected malice;
gave a grin
and blew a bubble;
stroked the stubble
on her chin
and simpered, in unbridled bliss,
'What a charmer I iss! '
adding, with a grimace,
'Who's the prettier, glass face? '

'Cinderella!
Cinderella. Cinderella. Cinderella.
Cinderella. Cinderella.'
The mirror twinkled a little wintry.
'Cinderella. Cinderella....'

The tiny fragments of splintery
glass were swept up by footman Fred.
'What a wolatile woman! ' Fred said.
'A weally, wolatile woman! ...

Read the full of Cinderella's Shoes

I, Me, Mine

In the Beginning
(or perhaps a little later)
there was I.

And then, because I was lonely,
there was ME.

And WE got on like a house on fire!
And, so that we could have something in common,

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