Buxton Shippy

Rookie - 234 Points (7-27-55 / Montego Bay, Jamaica)

Buxton Shippy Poems

1. When Earth Quaked 5/13/2011
2. Architectural Thesis 5/13/2011
3. Bitter Heart 5/13/2011
4. Evil Blind 5/14/2011
5. Master And King 5/15/2011
6. Money 5/15/2011
7. Lake Of Fire 5/16/2011
8. Hunger 5/16/2011
9. Heart 5/16/2011
10. O Jamaica 5/19/2011
11. Tribute To Mom 5/20/2011
12. Poem Versus Prose 5/20/2011
13. Machines 5/21/2011
14. Before Twilight Dawns 5/24/2011
15. Crown Of Thorns 5/26/2011
16. Devil Heads 5/26/2011
17. Paradox 5/28/2011
18. Cell 5/30/2011
19. Exposed Reds 5/31/2011
20. Anemic Capitalism 6/1/2011
21. On A Day Like This 6/6/2011
22. Children 6/6/2011
23. When We Were Young 6/7/2011
24. Deception 6/13/2011
25. Tribute To Oku Onuora 6/16/2011
26. Ashes 6/18/2011
27. Diabolist 6/20/2011
28. Temptation 6/22/2011
29. Eternal Hope 6/22/2011
30. Erotica 6/24/2011
31. Third Heaven 6/25/2011
32. He Saves 6/25/2011
33. Grandmother (Hepseba Richards) 6/26/2011
34. Ode To My Father 6/26/2011
35. Beyond The Grave 6/27/2011
36. Ode To Phyllis 6/28/2011
37. Transformative Ink 6/28/2011
38. Ode To Phebe 7/6/2011
39. Dust 7/9/2011
40. Virtuous Queen 7/10/2011
Best Poem of Buxton Shippy

Anansi

Anansi, the clever trickster
Always takes center stage
Hard as he tried
Could not trick brother dog
See
He smells him, miles away.

So it is today
Political monsters, concoct, in secret
To bind us again
Pungent schemes discern
Before they are legislated.

Would tell us nursery rhymes
But the cadences are not riveting
Time they change some strings
The old tunes, not captivating.

We know, we are convinced
The laws are not always just
Most times
they are the instruments used to cage us
Shackles are hardly used anymore
The ...

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Abba Sigh

In the midst of terror
Dry bones sing
Earth vomits
Innocent blood shed
Creation shudder

Heart stained
Where greed left its mark
Human predators multiplied

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