Biography of Philip Housiaux
Hello and sincere welcome to my poetry site. I am a very enthusiastic new poet. Your comments are important to me - particularly on the poems that did not really work for you or you felt had failings. So rather than leaving my site feeling that you could not leave a hurtful comment, please feel free to say what you think. So thank you and hope you found something worthwhile for you. Hopefully I will have added some new poems by the next time you visit. Yours Philip
Philip Housiaux Poems
Prosody Blues (Modernist)
Short drifting purposeless daring nothing lines
Falujah And 42nd Airborne (Iraq War)
Uncounted Iraqi cities dead achilles hung the history bleed out, crimes to hide, conquest vile, ordered by false prophets.
Morality Or Mutation
Into lives false prophets amble posing: villains or nature’s gamble? Eggs cosmic radiation’s banquet cruel near death doses of rads
The White Noise Of Water
Deeply into this ocean before me stare that I might learn and learning be released.
A Supermarket Christmas Allegory
Abandoned prams, empty identical wired with white typed feeding bibs about and missing their coin deposits, chains dangling, unhired. Staggering down the street they come, accepted
Apology (You Deserve It)
I am Sir poet to you, kiss my pen. Modern poetry of course, or is that chopped up prose with a few rhymes thrown in, that is so I can ponce around in pseudo artsy dignity
No Particular Reason
Modernists fall to saying shades of one aesthetic boastful genius skipping psyche shouting – mad writ.
Love Is Only Momentum
Kinetic energy is like my experience of emotion So powerful and painful and sad this is
So We'Ll No More Go A Fishing (Or Roving...
So we'll no more go a fishing only father proud son quiet strength of huddled waiting sharing enough reason.
Such Good Men (War Politics)
Bush G. and Blair T. two such good men but pure evil in the doing of things.
Sedition Or Justice System
Can the million smile, death maker on royal walk about, not shake? The truly righteous criminal menace - ancient civilisations his legacy
The Tawdry Apostrophe (Extended Metaphor...
Prologue Alas not just the pure search, and procreative struggle of poetry can a hood over psyche’s head put, and stumble out prison security but attitudes to communication generally, particularly where it is difficult.
Come The Whalers’ Final Cloud
In cunning oath vigil on coast with harpoon oomiak on sea ready, but ice rests while death looms. The cruel down thrust foot anchored sure and doom as innocence loved will swim past a man’s length
Humanity’s Rare Leaders (War)
How can our species leave the zoo? Or any of us, knowing that within our most sacred, that mother next to be a phantom that would wipe her face of glee.
Universal Gallows (War)
Washington and London, conquerors proud
penitents, Earth’s perturbation cowed.
Your torn ingested satellites held -
so much interstellar molecules
for mighty spiral galaxies to meld.
A hundred billion arms swirl and pull
your million killed, your hegemonic rules.
Men’s courts a gravity shallows