Gordon R Menzies

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Gordon Richard Menzies, a.k.a. “GRiM” is a speculative fiction writer and poet currently based in Ontario, Canada. He is a Son of the Exiles descended from Scots Pioneers who homesteaded in Upper Canada in 1830, owns his own island, is an honorary Blackfoot Chief, a portrait artist who works in graphite and oil, a seasoned real ...

Gordon R Menzies Poems

1.
Where The River Ends

I follow the pale, silken river
of your outstretched leg
from the river mouth, where
your painted toes glittered
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2.
I've Given Up Poetry

I've given up poetry

no more pulled faces, long
as autumn grey shadows,
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3.
Discarded Love Letters

Silver leaves beneath the water
lay layered and unmoving
as though painted on the stream bed
discarded love letters, inkless
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4.
The Blood Stream

I have bared myself
a black wind blows
the night snow falls
falling flakes touch
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5.
Last Leaves

These last leaves between us, Mother
falling from our old family tree
your last few clinging in your winter
mine, yet coloured in my autumn days
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Gordon R Menzies Quotes

18 January 2020

What can a day present that daunts a man who has awakened with an angel?

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