Christopher John Brennan

(1 November 1870 – 5 October 1932 / Sydney / Australia)

Black On The Depths - Poem by Christopher John Brennan

Black on the depths of blackest skies
whence even the levin seems withdrawn,
the cities threaten: burning eyes
ask what dread hand hath slain the dawn.


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  • Gold Star - 5,251 Points Patricia Grantham (6/27/2015 6:07:00 AM)

    Very deep and enthralling. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 1, 2010



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