Sirwin
Sirwin
Poetry / Prose
Poetry / Prose

Poetry / Prose

I compose poetry and prose about the disappointments of life; dishonest people we come across; crushed hopes and expectations; the corruption that lies within everyone, but also lighter stuff.


180°, ?

19 Jul 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

180°If love equals courageand hate equals cowardice,sending brave men off to warbecomes an impossibility,and "their world"would be turned upside down.?If it's true thatwhen you lose someone,a piece of you goes missing,I wonder if it's possibleto lose...

The Longing, Perception

18 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

The LongingHe yearned for it,like a wandering starbeing swallowed by a black hole,welcoming the end of loneliness.It had been a long and lonely life.PerceptionYou can't change the truth,but you can change the perception of it.Every generation,without...

AI, Betrayal

16 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

AIMen and corruption walk hand in hand. Only a non-corruptible artificial intelligence-enhanced leader can end this.Tongues will be cut out,eyes, whatever for?Ears will no longer hear;art goes out the door.No more money,no more bill,no one to take ca...

End Start, Guilty

16 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

End StartA lesson learned,but much too soon.Dividedbetween the sun and moon.Grab a hold,you're on your way.Tragedy followsthroughout the day.A new kind of home,a new place to start.A jailhouse builtaround a broken heart.GuiltyNo one can sleep with th...

Deception, Paper Crown

14 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

DeceptionThe insanity of make-believe.A forgery of history.That will one day make dowithout me and you.Words that mean nothing.Smiles carved in stone.Eyes cry forever.We'll leave them all alone.Lies become truth.Men of great warsreach eternal fire.As...

Without, Poison Arrow

14 Jul 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

WithoutOne day I'll forget about you.You won't be stored in flesh;be a part of my heart.You'll find a wayto a place where others can't see.Somewhere we can still existwithout me.A place of longing and faking,healing and breaking.One day you'll see,yo...

Stars, Imps

13 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

StarsIdeas are like stars in the night sky.The longer you look,the more will appear;they're the same ones every night,but you can connect dots indefinitely,create any shape,come up with anything yet unseen.Stars are the keys to the universe of white...

Attention

12 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

AttentionAll that matters seem so small.In the spring of summer winters fall.All the leaves die inside your mind.Stuck to the frozen tree of the blind.Closing credits start to roll.Everyone’s been in the play.Now they are all just waiting.For me to h...

Idiosyncratic, The End of Our Dreams

12 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

IdiosyncraticToday, a lot of people talk without realizing their words are pre-written and the sounds they make are already composed.When you think and speak against what is popular in this world, rest assured: you're writing your own song.The End of...

Heroes, The Fireplace

10 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent Van Zandvoort

HeroesYou're not supposed to meet your heroes,see them up-close,and talk with them.They should be shrouded in mystery,unmeetable,yet believable,magical,hope givingin all their invisibility,and untouchable,like Jesus.The FireplaceThe smell,the danger...