David Lewis Paget : Writing

Spider Bait

Spider Bait

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


I’d seen her wander along the streetA number of times, or more,And know I should have approached her thenBut she might have said, ‘what fo..
The Stile

The Stile

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


I always knew there was something strangeAbout that farmer’s stile,For no-one ever climbed over itAnd I’d watched it for a while.The field..
Facetimed

Facetimed

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


I sit entranced by the silver screenTo watch and wait for your eyes,To peer on out, as I sit and dream,Between the clouds in my skies.I’ve carri..
Missing

Missing

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


He kept them locked in a tower,And I’ll let you guess the score,The thirteen women that disappearedTo leave not a sign before.We thought we woul..
Vengeance

Vengeance

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


She shouldn’t have been on the platformOn that fateful day in June,The train she needed to catch would leaveLater that afternoon,But I would nev..
Tax

Tax

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


This government’s greed’s cut into my needBy taxing tobacco smoke,I needed my weed to concentrate,They’ve turned it into a joke.So h..
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..