Tag - Poetry

Poetry from Andover’s Poet Laureate and collections of work from other Andover poets.

Poet's Corner

Black Rose

You look like a black rose in full bloom. Your pose and the clothes you wear make me stare. I am entranced hypnotised by your glance your raven black hair...

Poet's Corner

Hero

In the lost words of language in the gaping hordes of time there stands a hero he fights with rhyme. For the pen is mightier than the sword his words we lean...

Poet's Corner

The Mask

I hide behind layers of onion like skin you can’t see my soul, what is within? I am a fragment of the universe you will never realise my true worth. All the...

Poet's Corner

Poppy Red

Out of death comes a poppy red like blood the soldiers bled their sacrifice still shows In the red flowers that grow where they fought for our freedom. Someone...