Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Harry Rout
14 followers -
Poet & Philosopher
Poet & Philosopher

14 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Forsaken and lost
"You tremble, carcass? You would tremble even more if you knew where I am going to take you!" Vicomte de Turenne from the tree of life we gorge in greed on the fruit of knowledge all the apples have been made holy...sacred but hidden beneath the belly of th...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Untitled
sedated you squander passion for fear while all the time waiting for someone to come and save you here you are numbed and nailed to this cross of your own making abandoned by a longing long since forgotten here you are… pretending to pull petals from roses ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Everything will be okay
we humans can’t help but crave romantic endings throwing ourselves forward into fantasy futures of religious or scientific heavens of happiness where the dead don’t die and evil is refused entry at the gate of course… there is always a price to pay for all ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Genesis
Look over there All the butterflies Have lost their colour While perishing Beneath our sins Poisoned souls Intoxicating The purity Of things While In the garden Adam and Eve Stand in line For a ticket With everyone else © Harry Rout 2017
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Hope and horror
tragedy? oh there's tragedy alright all those putrid fairy-tales we stuff into the minds of little children are disasters waiting to implode in the kitchens of the future too many happy bloody endings give a false impression of life Snow White's prince was ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Neon dreams and miracles
between the concrete and dead carcasses moonlit shadows trapped in neon city madness with insignificance scrambling thru shopping malls of paradoxical pleasure a fine scribbled line of melancholia as screaming faces linger in boredom waiting for miracles wh...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
After the battle
“When fighting with monsters take care not to become a monster yourself.” Nietzsche when all is said and done when the war is fought and won the hardest thing to do is show kindness to the enemy
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
There's no ark this time
here I stand defeated by the hate beaten by the fear bones broken by the beast crumpled & crushed here I stand waiting patiently for the flood like all the other sacred sinners look… there’s Jesus …slipping beneath the waves © Harry Rout 2017
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Our heart of darkness
in the name of progress we march into the future on the backs of unknown slaves while we shut our eyes so as not to disturb this fragile economy but we know the truth… we see them clinging desperately to the walls of our hungry shopping malls while we buy a...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
What’s happened to all the children? (For the kids of Yemen)
beneath the soul of God a million unknown decomposing bones lay hidden by the weight of time little boys and little girls dead and damned their fragile hearts had no hope in this world of man while in heaven no one hears them cry
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded