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When Sleeping Lions Woke
When Sleeping Lions Woke

When Sleeping Lions Woke

Poetry


Games in the Shadows

16 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Bart23

You are developing within the money economy.  You know we play here a game called monopoly.    You might still stand while everything goes down.  But you know that we all lose our crown.    Cogs in a wheel in perpetual motion,  Steer towards a financ...

Inevitably

10 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Bart23

(written by @KiBLS and @Bart23) I am speaking to every nation! I am here for your inspiration!   I will show you what is wrong! I will show you where you belong!   We finally see what we can achieve, when in each other we truly believe.   Our conscio...

The Web

5 Mar 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Bart23

Fibres of fiction form the web that has been woven Each strand a different story that has carefully been chosen. These stories span the eons, covering every place on earth And we’re tangled in their pieces from the moment of our birth.   Those pieces...

The Enemy Within 

28 Feb 2020 1 minute read 6 comments Bart23

It’s an autoimmune disorder When white blood cell protectors Switch into overdrive Attacking, becoming defectors.   Perceiving threats which don’t exist And going on full alert They misidentify the enemy And it’s you yourself they hurt.   They’ve had...

A Journey Calls

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read 7 comments Bart23

Deep within my being Burns a flame of indignation Unextinguished fury And absolute frustration At what’s happened to my nation.   Needing to feel useful So they don’t feel so alone I rant on social media Or blog or write a poem On what’s happened to...

Unashamed

20 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Bart23

Not dwelt upon in consciousness, Nor source of contemplation. Not part of everyday discourse, Or point of rumination.   There’s more vital things to fill my days, More fruitful things to ponder. As I meander through this life, Of deep and awesome won...

Daughters of England

19 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Bart23

Daughters of England We let you down so much We chose to look the other way And left you in the rough.   We stepped around the issues We covered up the crimes To not upset the other ones Your needs were pushed aside.   Your white skin was a beacon To...

RE: United

18 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Bart23

  Fathers, brothers, husbands, sons A war has been declared And you are now the enemy From which we should beware.   Your toxic masculinity Has reigned for far too long And certain vested interests Will be happy when it’s gone.   The core of your ide...

When Sleeping Lions Woke

18 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Bart23

It happened while we slumbered, We didn't see the signs. Too distracted and complacent To read between the lines. We swallowed up the mantra, We lapped it up with glee. For we were the enlightened ones With a university degree. We opened up our heart...