Geraldine Moorkens Byrne

Rookie (8 November 1968 / Dublin Ireland)

Geraldine Moorkens Byrne Poems

41. Ancestor 7/25/2006
42. Ruminations On Eternal Love 7/28/2006
43. Firewall 4/4/2006
44. Beauty At Dusk 10/16/2007
45. The Commitee For The Formation Of Pagan Creation Theories 7/25/2006
46. Saving Sylvie 3/31/2006
47. On A Long Road In Summer 3/31/2006
48. Cliona By The Shore 3/31/2006
49. Secrets Of The Dead 4/4/2006
50. On A Midsummer's Day 4/28/2006
51. January Is Freezing 7/28/2006
52. The Madness Of The Woman 3/22/2007
53. Sleeping Dogs 3/31/2007
54. Irish Cowboys 3/30/2006
55. Night Chorus 4/4/2006
56. Pooka In The Summer Sun 10/29/2008
57. Death Of The Hero 3/31/2006
58. Green Party On 6/14/2007

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Green Party On

I walked Tara as a child
on ramparts ancient paused,
while parents stared at vistas far beyond
our youthful minds.

They were from a generation
far different from our own;
not for them the instant or the undeserved,
unearned reward.

Now matrons move their children
to the sticks, to mix with others
in surburban bliss, sans roads and schools
and infrastructure.

The chattering classes sit on
their ass and talk about recycling;
while sympathizing with those who would
bulldoze Tara.

The Green voter pledged to Save
Tara, til they ...

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Irish Cowboys

The wild west for us
was never the stone walls
and fragments of land between them
the ragged, wild, bog-spawned
west of Ireland
It was a topography, a dialect, a code
as familiar as our parents
or our national tongue
gleaned from Television, old movies

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