Werner Schmidt Poems
|1.||The End Of Days...||2/10/2019|
|2.||Stuck On You||3/24/2019|
|3.||Ignition Sequence Start -new-||4/6/2019|
|4.||Captain's* Prologue -new-||4/7/2019|
|5.||Mystic Berry 2016 -new-||4/7/2019|
|6.||Sea Spot Run -new-||4/7/2019|
|7.||An Ode To A Maur* & A Dor -new-||4/7/2019|
|8.||Two Stories & A Song For Us And Them -new-||4/8/2019|
|9.||One Day When I'm Dead -new-||4/8/2019|
|10.||The Story Of Stories -new-||4/8/2019|
|11.||We Are Not Like Them #2 -new-||4/9/2019|
|12.||Fishing For Soul -new-||4/10/2019|
|13.||Dogs Playing Cards -new-||4/11/2019|
|14.||Sustainable Sex -new-||4/13/2019|
|16.||South Africans Love Them -new-||4/13/2019|
|17.||Laniakea Blues -new-||4/13/2019|
|18.||It's About Time -new-||4/13/2019|
|19.||If This Life -new-||4/13/2019|
|20.||Universal Sandbox -new-||4/13/2019|
|21.||Perhaps I Am A Flask Of Flesh -new-||4/13/2019|
|22.||To All The Girls -new-||4/13/2019|
|23.||Late Morning Siesta -new-||4/13/2019|
Comments about Werner Schmidt
Stuck On You
Steam rises from my cupped hands.
Sickle Moon dances on my black rooibos tea.
Dirty, orange City Night Sky.
Trying not to blink. What am I looking at?
On a slow, hot summer afternoon
we watched our little prince flash
from his favourite branch and
smack down onto concrete.
Two weeks later, we were entertained
to our fairy's maiden flight.
A miracle as she flew from a picnic branch
to an inner-city emergency ward.
If angels are
to carry our children down to earth
why should they be in such a hurry?
What if our children grow to ...
Mystic Berry 2016
A fasting Yemeni Sufi mystic ate berries in the year 1230
after noting birds bubbling around the sun and back.
Eager for their gummy berry juice
his eyes became crystals
as enlightened taste buds
painted his way.
An exiled Mochan healer roasted berries seven hundred years ago
to take away the bitterness and end his stomach's claims.