Mark R Slaughter

Mark R Slaughter Poems

1. A Cast Of Shadows 2/16/2013
2. A Cloudy Thought 9/24/2012
3. A Country Path In Late Spring 4/20/2010
4. A Drink 3/5/2009
5. A Dying Brain 10/8/2009
6. A Flow Of Memories 1/27/2014
7. A Fresh Endeavour 12/5/2009
8. A Lake Of Lips 7/28/2013
9. A Life Half Lived 11/22/2010
10. A Little Ditty 12/7/2011
11. A Tomcat Tree 3/18/2009
12. A Valentine In Pain 2/13/2010
13. A Vampire’s Bite 3/17/2009
14. A Winter Message 1/4/2011
15. A Winter Pond 11/27/2010
16. Abstraction 3/15/2012
17. Accordance 1/27/2012
18. Adirondack Airs 11/19/2012
19. Adrift Upon A Ramble 2/1/2012
20. Agony 8/20/2010
21. Alcoholic 11/20/2010
22. All On Earth 11/21/2009
23. Alone 10/22/2009
24. 'Alone! ' I Cried 10/22/2009
25. Along The Promenade 3/21/2012
26. Ambiguity... 5/8/2012
27. Amen 1/22/2011
28. An Act Of Poetry 1/26/2010
29. An Early Day In May 4/28/2010
30. An Illusion 10/27/2011
31. An Image Of Your Gaze 8/8/2012
32. And A Big Welcome To 2012 1/4/2012
33. And How We Die! 1/27/2014
34. And I Shall Share Your Face 3/15/2012
35. And I Was All 7/14/2013
36. And I'm Besotted 5/24/2012
37. And Should I Move? 6/13/2012
38. And We Are Synergy 10/6/2013
39. Another Poem 11/14/2011
40. Apparition 1/10/2012

Comments about Mark R Slaughter

  • Melikhaya Zagagana Melikhaya Zagagana (10/21/2014 8:37:00 AM)

    you are the master poet and yet to be and again.

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  • Onzia Dan Onzia Dan (10/6/2014 4:37:00 PM)

    woow! your words can move a mountain In me and they are very inspirational

  • Onzia Dan Onzia Dan (10/1/2014 5:41:00 PM)

    you have left me speech less.

  • Dan Reynolds Dan Reynolds (6/9/2014 4:25:00 PM)

    Re Heaven.

    Bloody love it Mark. The repetition is well-thought out, the lyricism is truly poetic. But I feel as if you've been watching me in my garden.; ¬) Next time, I'll go cross ways instead of parallel.

  • Amir Mohammad Islami Chalandar (6/6/2014 6:59:00 AM)

    excellent poems. you are great in explaining your feels

  • Richard Beevor (5/24/2014 10:13:00 AM)

    excellent poems sir, I wonder if you could read some of mine and give me your advice please, I would like to improve, thank you, I am http: //

  • Love Poet Love Poet (5/10/2014 2:05:00 PM)

    that was awesome how you manage to describe everything with simple and yet beautiful word that explain and show an imagery of passion

  • Kevin Quero (3/9/2014 4:48:00 AM)

    Cool, you inspire me.

  • Daniel Y. Daniel Y. (2/5/2014 6:59:00 PM)

    I see you are a biologist. Makes total sense. I recently graduated with a BS in bio. Ever read a collection of science poems Radial Symmetry? You should publish your poetry. You have a really great style.

  • Cece Rodriguez (11/29/2013 4:42:00 AM)

    death smiles and so do you wow... power full its like getting involed with the bad when your innocent

Best Poem of Mark R Slaughter

It's Death Again

It's Death again - He's always there -
Watching, waiting - e'er the stare!
Every time I look behind
Or reach to pull the window blind,
I catch a glimpse of grubby hood -
A little clue to where he stood;
The glint of light that caught the scythe.
Perhaps if I could pay a tithe…
But O! no use, he'll never go.
The adamant phantom; don't you know
He will but wait until it's time
For me to hear His fateful chime? -
The toll that claims my destiny,
To Hail: 'You're next, it has to be…'

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Death, Inevitable Death

Death, inevitable Death.
So now You come to show Your world,
Hence the blackened cloak – unfurled.
And peering down upon my form
– Bereft of pity – Your eyes of storm.

Death, inexorable Death.
‘When? ’ The only question out of Thee.
My dream retorts 'But ne’er for me! ’

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