poem by Chris Arcus

The Clash

by Chris Arcus, copyright 2014 Five minutes to breath Five minutes to sleep No time to get hungry No time weep Half a block of frozen ice Littered in a pen Nothing but noise and confusion But then A stolen… Read More ›

The Calendar Remembers

by Chris Arcus copyright 2011 The calendar remembers your guilt Your diary remembers the fight you had The day the robin died That sniffle that broke into a cough The itch around your ankles From too much sun The way… Read More ›

Dream Forest

by Chris Arcus copyright 2010 … I don’t care if I lose you in the forest of my dreams wander through the marsh Lost Swim the pool Talk to the fool On the hill Return with no answers Not remember… Read More ›