I wrote this a while back, I have recently had some positive feedback from it. Enjoy!
Just a quick thank you to everyone who has bought my book either on Kindle or paperback, I hope you enjoy it and are kind enough to leave a review on Amazon or Goodreads. I am currently working on my second book. Cheers
Hi All, My book is free on kindle from today until Friday, please check it out on Amazon. Just search "Words From An Unlikely Poet" If you are kind enough to give it a look please leave a review and let people know your thoughts. Cheers
Before the sun had raised his head I was up and out of my winter bed. Shoes laced and treading fast, my frightful time a distant past. The sun now blazes my soul alive, with burning fire this man does strive, For today is no longer yesterday it would seem, a new chance is born, … Continue reading Returned
I feel nothing as nothing has ever felt and feels, Nothing as in what lies between the land and the sky, Not a flicker of flickering flaming light, Nor wanting care, pass these rolled eyes that do stare, Upward, and always marble black. Empty as a cup that is all but sipped and supped … Continue reading Numb
I feel I am dead, as dead as a nail, All hammered and coffin All bent and rust. Buried back down deep beneath the cold And frozen black dust. And yet I still breathe, a tired man’s breath, Albeit a sigh, a solemn draw, While I hammer at the window While I wrap at … Continue reading Dead As A Nail
This is one of the first poems I wrote on here. I was in a particularly bad place at the time.
There are some books that make for bedtime reading and then there are those that give you sleepless nights. The good kind. These are the books that you shut every so often, close your eyes, take deep breaths and let the words seep in, commit them to memory and lay in bed pondering over them for hours on end.
Words From an Unlikely Poet is one such book. It is not everyday that one of your favourite bloggers comes out with his own book. Hence, I rushed to get my hands on a copy of it as soon as it came to my knowledge. Needless to say, I was very far from disappointed.
The book, an anthology of poems, is written by an unlikely poet who is anything but unlikely. Charlie Hasler’s way of writing is simple yet profound. He has a way of hitting the hammer straight on the…
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All quiet now against the roaring crowd, Head down through the taunts and cheers. Focus is what grips Not nerves Nor fears. A numb feeling of purpose and pride, All doubt is cast, all cares aside. It is now when the sprinting red eyed mornings will show their worth, Pounding those weary feet, Against the … Continue reading The Ring Walk
Few hours left to pick this up for free on Kindle Amazon guys for anyone interested. Below link is for UK amazon only so if you are based anywhere else you will need to go onto Amazon and just type in "Words From An Unlikely Poet" and I should appear, my book that is. Please … Continue reading Words From An Unlikely Poet