Tag Archives: Roger Harkness

Don’t Let Them Take Hope Away

Don’t Let Them Take Hope Away He ask the good bird that flies What’s it all good for Why The raven full of craving Just laughed Refusing to cry Everyone lives Everything dies Said the bird that has craving for raving Clap it down the hill until you get your fill Around and around some will be found others will… (more…)

Making Peace With The Enemy

From a dream I had between 1988 and 1989. Making Peace With The Enemy Tonight, You’re going to break enemy lines Sneak aboard a Russian installation You’ll wait until morning They might shoot you dead They might put you away They might let you go But your job, men Is to make peace with the Russians You’re not going to… (more…)

When The Shit Hits The Fan

It’s so simple Love the gays and hate the men except the actors because they pretend But you haven’t walked on your feet See it all through a computer screen The TV tells lies Truth is found only in a song I don’t know Is it possible I have it wrong I’ve walked and I’ve seen People who have hated… (more…)

Judgement and The Judge

When a rose is accused of being a thorn Only because it is attached to the same branch The sound of rumor like rushing water splashing the eyes of onlookers They do not see but only hear the sound A cloud is accused of being rain Justice is pain Happy are the just who call the cloudrain They don’t feel… (more…)

May We All Rise

The ground is found when there is no video around A clowns in town but he’s not coming down Raise those signs and shout about Loud enough until its found out With TV cameras turned away No one sees it anyway Then the ground shakes after the takers take all that could be took TVs fall from their nook Radio… (more…)

For My Wife

My wife wants me to write a poem just for her Ive written nothing for no one for such a long time Magic speak is in a book on the top shelf Out of reach Reaching up in myself I think its time I write a poem for someone My anchor who never leaves me alone Turning this one bedroom… (more…)

Men Are Only Good When They Die From War

  Men have hands But cannot touch Arms But cannot hold Hearts But cannot feel For this They are bad Men are only good When they die From War For this reason No boy will ever strive to be a passionate man Rather Boys Play war By: Roger Harkness The Okcitykid (now shepard of peace)

Our Way

  OUR WAY A ship sails through the darkness of the 21st century, AD The dolphins make its escort Overhead it has a rainbow Following its stern are the Sea Gulls taking thier turn catching the updarft Light shines down threw the clouds Captain orders it helmsman, steer by the helmsman’s eye, keep a stay on the light A mariner… (more…)