Blade of the Bards


echoes call out my name


of reputation silenced by intent
and words mean


cast out into the


with nowhere to go
and no one to turn to

but words are the blade

sharpened on the steel of experience
and the poet a warrior

ready to kill
for his is the sword
forged in history

and the wisdom of bards
the clear vision of his mind

as he fights for the future

©JG Farmer 2015

Form: Typographic poetry Registered & Protected QOFJ-VJHC-SJIL-SPGF


About Jez Farmer

I am a freelance writer and poet and started writing after raising my two boys as a way of discovering just who Jez is. That is still very much an on-going project but the journey so far has introduced me to many wonderful friends and fellow writers through an ever growing love of poetry.
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