Where are we? by Jonathan Beale

After ‘Lane with Poplars’ by Vincent van Gogh 1885

The pathway we trod and tread –
The roots hold hands – out – of – sight.
In some private affair – the poplars
Prepare for winters winter.

The village blind to this place and scene being
concerned with its own meaningless
Minutiae, stumbling.  This golden age
Wondering as the child of Ovid’s Metamorphosis.

the earth is the same as soil as is air everywhere –
so they can meet and mingle and make whole
new worlds between these lifes connection
of all the invisible cities  within this blue print of blood.

Evening light and the unwritten point between
Somewhere of two termini’s existence ever present.

Jonathan Beale
Jonathan Beale has poems published in Penwood Review, Danse Macabre, Poetic Diversity, Down in the Dirt, Mad Swirl, Deadsnakes, Bitchin Kitsch, Pyrokinection, Ygdrasil, Van Gogh’s Ear, The Beatnik Cowboy, The Jawline Review, Bluepepper, Jellyfish Whispers, The Outsider, and Yellow Mama. His work has appeared in such books as ‘Drowning’ (Scar publications) and ‘The Poet as Sociopath’ (Scar publications). He is currently working on his second volume. His first collection of poetry ‘The Destinations of Raxiera’ is published by Hammer & Anvil. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Destinations-Raxiera-Jonathan-Beale-ebook/dp/B018F6GWQ6/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1452199641&sr=1-1&keywords=jonathan+beale He studied philosophy at Birkbeck College London and lives in Surrey England.

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