Anna Dragon : Writing

Altaïr

Altaïr

A Poem by Anna Dragon


Amethyst sky descends onLilac and sandstoneTwilight calls for peaceAnd safetyIntruding in the sleepy dunesRotting for the moon.
Andrew

Andrew

A Poem by Anna Dragon


Air that's misty, filled with saltNearing a sweetbriar bluff-Down in the cellars of manorsRemembered for cobwebs and dust-Even seagulls abandon this p..
Bourbon Graves

Bourbon Graves

A Poem by Anna Dragon


Justice isn't in meOnly fire in my wakeHoly Hell is burningNothing left to take.What scrap of home lingersIn theNothing in myChest?Heaven don't accept..
Sammy

Sammy

A Poem by Anna Dragon


Sacred lanterns burn toAshMother doesn't know my faceMonsters only know my placeYouth is wasted cash.
Begging Doesn't Count

Begging Doesn't Count

A Poem by Anna Dragon


Your voice is raw from howlingin empty diner parking lots;under flickering red signsand unfamiliar neon bar lights.You're now dry of any tears;you've ..
Eden

Eden

A Poem by Anna Dragon


I asked him how much he loved me,he said, "more than life itself."I told him it was easy to die,he replied, "I love you to the pointof creation--if yo..
You Said

You Said

A Poem by Anna Dragon


You said, "whatever happens between us--"and I didn't hear the rest of it.I fell into all the things that could bewrong with us.They crawled through m..
Tear Catcher

Tear Catcher

A Poem by Anna Dragon


I realized that all I write aboutis you.It's not that you are the rootof all my suffering-but that you are alwayspresent in it.I hurt myselfwith blade..
Motel Blues

Motel Blues

A Poem by Anna Dragon


I will start where there isn't a lie;somewhere in the middle, after it all-after the worst of itwhen we turned aroundand fell-into the darkinto the st..
Heart of Hearts

Heart of Hearts

A Poem by Anna Dragon


The burning of this world isinconsequential.I only care about what happensbetween yours and mine.Twilight passes and yourface changes color.From viole..