Treasure Island

David McLansky

[David McLansky] (5/24/1944 / New York City)

Poems of David McLansky

261. Lainey on the Cam 6 1/1/2014
262. Lainey’s Out Of The Rain Rewrite 12/23/2013
263. Land of Shinar 1/25/2013
264. Last Poem 8/1/2013
265. Last Will 6/25/2014
266. Laurel's Song 10/21/2013
267. Le Retour 9/27/2013
268. Lenny the Leeprechaun 3/14/2014
269. Life On The Serengeti 5/14/2014
270. Like a singer in some dark cafe 6/12/2013
271. Lillian Runs 4/9/2014
272. Limerick: There Once was a Stripper From Bagdad 3/17/2013
273. Little Girl’s First Train Ride 8/27/2013
274. Little Red Fingers 12/14/2012
275. Liu Xiaboo 6/9/2013
276. Liu Xiaobo 12/19/2012
277. Living Suicide 5/12/2014
278. Looking Back 5/23/2013
279. Lost Poems Found 10/23/2013
280. Love in Age 1/26/2013

The Cloak

The Cloak

Give to me
Your web of sorrow
And I will weave it
On the morrow
Into a cloth of shimmering gold
Interlaced with spells of old,
Chants against the days of sadness,
Armor for the days of madness;
Protecting hearts not meant to be
Stunned by life's harsh threnody.

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