Thomas Golding Poems
A Word About Love
How light the space when you're all near
A flight of swans across an evening sky
Who wheel and turn with grace before descent
To mirrored lakes for lovers to admire.
If you loved yourselves as lovely as you are
Then pursuit of love would never cause you pain
Which I share when the world turns away
Unable at times to say what I might feel.
Recall the words of Propertius
'Love could recall beauty where none was.'
When you took up these lowly creatures
Reason called you were still embracing frogs.
Know I love you all in my own way
Even when you ...
From Here To There
I love walking through the finite streets at night like Alice you have to regress in order to arrive sometime I pondered then thought of poppies and you were there as we watched the stars fly through the overcast with one eye on the four wheeled beasts as they belched disdainfully past towards the north their eyes cutting passages between the safe