Basil Gentleman Poems
- The Golden Field I Wander -new- the golden field i wander teems ...
- As My Lover Swims -new- as my lover swims in the blue ...
- The Stars Shine In Your Naked ... -new- the stars shine in your ...
- Follow Your Heart My Love follow your heart my love let it ...
- Your Blue Eyes Shine In The Gr...
- I Saw You Standing Wearing A W... i saw you standing ...
- As She Steps Out Of The Blue W... as she steps out of the...
Basil Gentleman was born in 1986 in Quimperlé, France and educated at the prestigious Lycée International de Saint-Germain-en-Laye near Paris and the Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle in London.
Basil's poetry is influenced by classical poets such as Catullus, Ovid, Archilochus, Callimachus and Sappho as well as more modern poets like E. E. Cummings and Charles Bukowski. more »
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''We are made to feel as though we're nothing; when we're everything.''Basil Gentleman
''Sometimes, to get ahead, you have to run away.''Basil Gentleman
''When you've got nothing to live for, you've got nothing to die for either.''Basil Gentleman
''Fear leaves you at the gate.''Basil Gentleman
''The real fight is not to be had with some other, but with oneself.''Basil Gentleman
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As She Steps Out Of The Blue Waters
as she steps out
of the blue waters
a thousand mysteries
dance all over her skin.
the ancient goddess
holds up the night sky.
the rider rides
his burning chariot
across the stars.
and i am alone
with my love