American Poet

AMERICAN POET   I.   I awake In 2019 From A Dream That is Just Another Nightmare   II.   This Is one Seriously Fucked up Place   I choose To go back To sleep Wake me When the Sonnets Return To life The living Wake me When the Verses Breathe Once more When all…

REPETITION

  REPETITION   So let us call this Ruin Civilization Written Upon an ancient Wall Built By the Living Dead Without Empathy Mass Hysteria A history Without Clarity Created By egos Inhuman And not True men A standing Headstone Marking The end Of freedom     ~ R.M. ENGELHARDT/2019

In The Silence

In The Silence Political headlines The same ol’ shit Not a day passes Without anger Somehow The gods of war The gods of pestilence The gods of media Have destroyed our Inner peace as each Part each peace of Our soul fades away And dies a little bit As the darkness Overshadows our Faith Our…

I Hear America Screaming

I Hear America Screaming (Inspired by Walt Whitman) I hear America screaming, the varied lies I daily hear, Those of politicians, each one singing their own tune   for each and themselves alone, And in the background; The soldier crying  as the doctor measures his amputee  leg, The businessman singing  as he makes his fortune off…