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Beastly Bones
by Mark A. Rockeymoore
Wednesday, May 02, 2007
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Life's fell purpose, remorseless fate.

A beast of a man
he was
solidly comfortable in
his disfunction.

Earth-like he moved
with his anger his
a tectonic tempest
his breath muddy with
the turgid ruminations of
so subtle insinuation
his shortcomings legend in
certain circles.

Watery ripples of tepid
marked the concentric circles
of his emotional life
the outermost a welcoming
crest of wave-like motion
drawing the curious and
lost alike
each succeding circle denser
molecules packed tightly
bemoaning cruel fate's
moment upon moment
gathering, crusty and green
like barnacles and

Fiery tempest contained
lid barely retained
trembling streaming vacuum
swirling vapors scalding hot
phoenix-like emanations
bursting incandescent
wispy vacuous visions of
emotional satiation
salvation sought in the
heat of a flame's golden

Windy breath of whispered
airy openness emulating
egress upon High
transcendent soaring
a falcon's eye glaring
farsighted vision otherworldy
in nature opening eyes
seeking light
focusing sight upon the
most intimate and holy
of delights.

A contradiction of a man
body wasting away
time's irreversible march
calling his beastly

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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
So well done, showing the passage of time and the toll it takes.

Be safe,
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU
I have enjoyed the subjects dealt in "Beastly Bones".

I salute You, Poet.

In admiration,

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader)
Great write
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
I agree with Regis here.....well done Mark!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Your "whirlwind" of meaning and emotion leaves me reeling. So you've done a good write, bro. Love and peace to you,

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