Daniel Partlow Poems
Howl Allen Ginsberg
Howl Allen Ginsberg with Nebuchadnezzar’s
For this generation’s minds lie bleeding and ravished
in the streets of the libertine-philosophic
Your angel-headed hipsters of darkness marshalling
the hollow-eyed masses to their graves.
Israfel softly sings his damnable odes in the classroom
and o’er the air-waves.
Two hundred million saxes wail false laments
like the butchered-truths of the painter Francis Bacon
But when one prays at the altar of Damien Hirst
(or de Payens) just Who and what has been forsaken?
I believe In God the Father Almighty, Maker of Heaven and Earth,
I believe In Jesus Christ, His only Son our Lord, only Begotten of the Father, Born a Human Birth.
I believe in the Holy Spirit, The Communion of Saints, The Forgiveness of Sins' sentence.
The Life Everlasting, and The Holy Christian Church (that which teaches repentence) .
Indeed, I believe in one God, the Father Almighty, Indivisible
Maker of all Heaven and Earth, of all both seen and invisible…