Lead me across these dark waters, With a sprig of yew and elder crossed upon my brow. To lands unknown am I bound, Let me forget the world I came from. Drifting upon these silent waters, As a solid ghost paddles us on. To Chimera do we drift, Past where the sun goes down. That … Continue reading To Chimera- Michael Erickson
Sometimes I walk along these shores, And dream of hearing dragon song. The world seems so dark and forsaken, In the harsh reality of daylight. I long to find a forgotten hole, Into which I could fall into another world. If only this world could stretch and bend, To accommodate the far reaches of my … Continue reading Rising Imagination- Michael Erickson
Close your eyes and think of time before, When knotted pines were young, And roots of yew reached to Mother Earth’s core. Where mankind were but innocent babes, Playing at the feet of folk so fair, Who’s blood was as ancient as the deepest sea. Close your eyes and smell the earth, Rich with gardens … Continue reading Close Your Eyes- Michael Erickson
I forget that not all of you know that about a year and a half ago, I co-founded a teeny, tiny publishing company with the amazing Kindra M. Austin. We made a commitment to ourselves from the start that we will only publish books that we love to read. When I say that Eric Syrdal’s … Continue reading Your Next Read (or it should be): Pantheon by Eric Syrdal
I once forgot your name, Upon the edge of this my frosted reign. Your voice cried out from the deep, Wondering in who's arms your memories would keep. I fled upon a dragon hide, Watching our world raised by flames as hope died. And beneath the fear and rising shame, I willingly forgot your blessed … Continue reading Legend’s Shame- Michael Erickson
By Charles Robert Lindholm POETRY = A Magic Carpet Ride Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved
By Charles Robert Lindholm how can my soul be so bonded to you and my heart hold such love for you deep inside and yet we cannot be together? The reality of sharing life seems to escape us like the disappearing shadows on the ground teasing us with hope and a future that never … Continue reading FOREVER FANTASY
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = A Broken Heart Speaking Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - The Reluctant Poet All Rights Reserved - Please Come And Visit My Archives!!
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = Words The Universe Whispered Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - The Reluctant Poet All Rights Reserved - Please Come And Visit My Archives!
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = Words escaping from dreams Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - The Reluctant Poet All Rights Reserved - Please Come Visit My Archives!!!