TEMPUS EDAX RERUM~ Time The Devourer

TEMPUS  EDAX RERUM What was once in this world  just considered impossible or even science fiction has now become a reality. We have lost so many human lives in such a short amount of time and we have seen our leader’s insincere, disturbed &  selfish reactions to it. We have all watched the news and…

It’s Official. Poets & Writers

It’s Official. After many years of publishing, writing and creating groups and poetry spoken-word events such as Albany Poets, Vox, The School of Night, The Albany WordFest, The Troy Poetry Mission and many others I’ve finally been honored with my listing in Poets & Writers. Thank you. Poets & Writers R.M. Engelhardt #rmengelhardt #albanypoets #poetsandwriters…

The Bones of Our Existence, A Journal 2046 Coming March 15th …

In the dark times Will there also be singing? Yes, there will also be singing About the dark times.” —   Bertolt Brecht R.M. Engelhardt‘s new book The Bones of Our Existence, A Journal 2046 will be revealed March 15, 2016 online and is “an entirely new concept in regards to the way the book is…

Chivalry

  If tragedy = permission If love = desire How much we could have learned. If knights could have defeated dragons, steadfast, strong and true, I would have been all of these things for you. But love thee, love thee not, cancel my thoughts beside the vast cataclysm of unwanted dreaming. And here in the…

NEITHER MEMORIES NOR MAGIC

Concealed, my many angers lay in my heart before this hour as brown seeds ripen within the apple-core, and I was always certain that, sword in hand, a friendly strong angel followed behind me, an angel to defend me. But when, one wild dawn, waking, you see your whole world crumbling to dust and must…

WRITER

                        These days Everyone Calls themselves A writer   But unless You have spent Most of your life Searching for The perfect words Unless you have lost Hours, years & moments Of sleep, unless you have Stalked, loved every image In your mind and…

Follow The Words …

How can we live without our lives? How will we know it’s us without our past? No. Leave it. Burn it.” ~ John Steinbeck . The Grapes Of Wrath Follow The Words … Follow The Words …

R.M. Engelhardt Poet~Writer, Albany, NY http://rmengehardt.tumblr.com Albany, NY based poet, writer R.M. Engelhardt has published several books over the last decade including Nod~Logos~Alchemy~The Last Cigarette: The Collected Poems of R.M. Engelhardt & others. His current experimental book of poetry & prose is called “Versus-Lexikon” A poet & writer, Engelhardt through his ideas & visions has…

UnSung Poets: Maxwell Bodenheim

Maxwell Bodenheim Birth: May 26, 1892 Death: Feb. 6, 1954  Blind     Blinder than oak-trees in the wind Endlessly weaving sighs into a poem To sight, He sits, the light of one pale purple lantern Seeping into his dream-hollowed face, Like floating, transparent words Pale with unuttered meanings. He mends a flute and sighs as…