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Basilisks Poems

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Premium Member The Lake that Ate Me
I Almost drowned,
which is to say,
I fell upwards into a darkness
that contained no earth or sky.

Ten years old and a strong swimmer,
but that lake only buoyed up
its own natatory denizens, 
it allowed some to swim,
some to glide, dip or delve,
but...Read More
Categories: basilisks, poetry,
Form: Blank verse

City of light
This beautiful breathtaking city is not near the sea
It is in the sea
Like Venice it has sublime majesty
With water channels stretching for infinity

But with one difference while in Venice people travel by boat
The one used to sail across river, sea...Read More
Categories: basilisks, appreciation, city, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Phoenix Rising
A mysterious chamber lies hidden deep within;
Where fire breathing beasts skirmish, wreaking chaos,
And basilisks slither in a cesspool of mass confusion.
Facing the creatures of darkness is a daunting endeavor:
Neither easy nor comfortable,
Yet must be entered freely without fear.

To conquer them,...Read More
Categories: basilisks, words,
Form: Free verse