andrew mitchell : Writing

A monopoly of names displaced, hey Jack!

A monopoly of names displaced, hey Jack!

A Poem by andrew mitchell


Did the house that Jack built have a mortgage? Was it just another monopoly? Maybe Mayfair! Did he ever pass go? Did he go to jail? What happene..
Have you heard the empty pages of noisy thoughts?

Have you heard the empty pages of noisy thoughts?

A Poem by andrew mitchell


When thinking out loud silence was all but golden nothing was written.
What lurks in a meaning?

What lurks in a meaning?

A Poem by andrew mitchell


In the shadow of a word he hid behind the sentence lost in translation, giving up hope, he lost the desire somewhere in the paragraph before..
In the cold of night murmurs.

In the cold of night murmurs.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


In the cold of night thoughts that creak descend the stairs from the mind’s cemetery. Where they all come and go; some out loud, some in..
Musical fields above Woodstock.

Musical fields above Woodstock.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


I was too young for Woodstock and I was living in Australia.
By the rule of thumb.

By the rule of thumb.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


Just when we ponderedhow long is a piece of string,the end of the linegave us the answer.
A life's portrait portrayed.

A life's portrait portrayed.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


A brush with time a life painted memories canvassed framed on reflection.
All but dry.

All but dry.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


My thoughts are all but dry, sculptured by time now eroded. But where the sands turned to glass I saw myself old on reflection.
Universal wonderland.

Universal wonderland.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


So the sun dawns on time while evolution comes in waves the unknown lies in its shadows.
Characters never change.

Characters never change.

A Poem by andrew mitchell


The turn of a new leaf still had autumn tones gold and brown falling like a leopard that never loses his spots.