Leslie Philibert

Bronze Star - 2,779 Points (6th March 1954 / London, England)

Dark Church - Poem by Leslie Philibert

angular
behind black,
a suggestion of brick;

the spire moon
shadows the roots
under stars

slight warmth
of sandstone
and ticking birds,

small movements
between gravestones
and curled brass

a dark box
of stone waiting
for the edge of light

Topic(s) of this poem: death

Form: Free Verse


Comments about Dark Church by Leslie Philibert

  • Kelly Kurt (9/24/2015 6:52:00 PM)


    A wonderful poem, Leslie. I live in a 160 year old church (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 24, 2015

Poem Edited: Thursday, September 24, 2015


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