Phillip J Clayton : Writing

Swallowing Suns

Swallowing Suns

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Strong and Stern, fierce in anger;Resentful indignation.Vengeance becomes them;Giving birth to moons, thrive in darkness,wombs impregnated by snakes.N..
Rust

Rust

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


When there's no more;No more worry, no more pain.All progression will cease;Humanity will bleed;Limbs will tremble, it will all crumble.Worthless gutl..
Cigarette Burns

Cigarette Burns

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Apologies are over!Who are you?One spoonful at a time;Drag you out no one can hear you.Cut you a pretty smile;Serpent knives;Hope creeping away;Empty ..
Destroying Adam

Destroying Adam

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Nothing left, destroying self! All or nothing, kill everything!The thrill of knowing that all hope is lost;A life we once knew faded away like ashes...
It could rain today

It could rain today

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Menacing clouds hovering like vultures.The sun peaking ever so timid, defeated by a dismal future;Dry sandy ground, an apocalyptic metaphor for death...
Screams Of The Tyrant

Screams Of The Tyrant

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Looking back at me;An abyss with promise of limitless potential.Not certain of it's past.Always arriving; Constant change is in inevitable.There will ..
Defiance

Defiance

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Self destructive;Pulsating urge for death;Drugged and drunk.Repeated faces, same places;Each day exactly the same... Mundane actions.It's not that t..
5 Past Midnight

5 Past Midnight

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


A persistent black trails my wake,haunted faces linger in a mirror;Taunted by existence.Shattered...Thoughts, failed by actions;A letter written, ink ..
A Goblet of Blood

A Goblet of Blood

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


A mundane taste returns;A rotating cycle of tragedy;Hollow need for living, for breathing...For love.Each soul passing by, window shoppers.Illusions o..
Nectar

Nectar

A Poem by Phillip J Clayton


Feel my roar, hear my pain,stab the heart it's weak, tired.Tear the eyes out they are blind,curses carved into skin.Absolution is not what I seek,but ..