David Lewis Paget : Writing

1400

1400

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


I’ve devoted my life to poetryWhenever I’ve had the time,Created whole towns and villagesAnd even the people rhyme.There’s only supp..
Godless

Godless

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


He was often at the marketSigning books that no-one read,If they had, and known the targetThen they’d not be lying dead.For the mystic glyph ins..
Coconut Ice

Coconut Ice

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


She lived in a strange old gabled houseBut she rarely came outside,I’d glimpse her up on the balconyBut she’d see me, and she’d hide..
The Wander

The Wander

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


She used to walk in the woods at night,She said she needed the air,But didn’t want me to go with her,She said that it’s cold out there.&ls..
Three Days in a Cave

Three Days in a Cave

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


We were on a tour of the Breton CavesThat had stalactites galore,A one-time trip to that limestone dripForming stalagmites on the floor.There were onl..
Wedding Day (for Tiff)

Wedding Day (for Tiff)

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


Written at the request of my granddaughter Tiffany, to read at her wedding in October.
The Wind in the Wires

The Wind in the Wires

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


She went with a friend for the evening,But she wouldn’t tell me where to,Just turned as the two began leaving,Said, ‘Where I go’s no..
Twin Paths

Twin Paths

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


The day had been rather stormy whenI walked in the garden gate,With lighting flashing around me,It was dark, and getting late.I tried the key in the o..
Do or Dare

Do or Dare

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


I watched her dance with her bright red cropAt a party of Do or Dare,Strutting her stuff on a table topI knew I could have her there.For she mouthed a..
Time Waits for No Man

Time Waits for No Man

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


‘The time’s become fleeting and flying,And rushing me off to the grave,’Or so would say Roderick Styling,‘It’s sweeping ..