Treasure Island

David McLansky

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

Poems of David McLansky

361. Papa's Eyes 2/25/2014
362. Paris Cafe: For Lillian 1/23/2013
363. Paris Hilton on Justice 4/16/2014
364. Paris,1896 6/12/2013
365. Pere & Fils 11/24/2012
366. PJ' Meets her Old College Career Counselor: 6/15/2014
367. PJ's Answer to Her Old College Career Counselor: 5/12/2014
368. Planting Bulbs 6/2/2013
369. Poem for Eugenia Semyonova Ginzburg 6/2/2014
370. Poem in Praise of My Love's Second Toe 10/16/2013
371. Poem To A Fellow Poet:: Pradip Chattopadhyay) 3/22/2014
372. Poem to a Taliban Daughter 1/26/2013
373. Poem To Elaine 12/23/2013
374. Poem to Michael's Girlfriend 3/29/2014
375. Poem to Valerie 8/18/2013
376. Poetic Mornings 4/9/2014
377. Pope Pius XII 5/28/2013
378. Porcelin Doll 10/13/2013
379. Prayers For Kay 5/3/2013
380. Proposal to Dijuana 5/24/2014

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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