Category: Poetry

My poems

Here is Oscar Wilde

In the library, here is Oscar Wilde,here is Kant,here is Hitler in Mein Kampf,here is Tolkien,here is Tolstoy,here is Sylvia Plath,here is Sigmund Freud,here is Winston Churchill, their brains at rest upon the racks,and as the avid reader awaits,ready to take them home and relax,ready to devour the pages of their autobiographies,and biographies,and their words…

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Good evening moon

Good evening moon,I see you,I see you and how you glow so beautifully in the black of night,I see you,and you fill me with wonder and delight,and I wonder,how do you stay up there all the time,hanging so beautifully in the heavens as you do,not meaning to be rude,but with all that weight,the weight of…

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Digital downloads

Digital downloads are now available to buy in the shop. An audio version of my book will shortly be available. Thanks to Markus Spiske for the use of the picture which is available to buy on Unsplash.

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A steady heart

A steady heart,a steady mind,an eye on the time,a sunset glow in the sky,with a sigh,as wispy clouds pass on by,and the sun it lights my face as I smile,and I blink,arising at the dawn,rejuvenated by the night,and I rub the sleep dust from my eyes,and I wake filled with the wonder of a new…

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A little lost

A little lost,a little lost in the mist and the fog,upon the grassy hill,where time seemingly stops,as I am stood by the foot of the trees,under the soil,there lays a box,there lays a box,a simple box,with the hair of my lost love in a locket,overlooking the sea,where she drowned unhappily,unhappily,and found herself out of her…

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About me

Hello, I am Ben Robinson, I am a writer and a poet from the United Kingdom. I have a new poetry book out called Alas the day, which is now available to buy on Amazon. Alas the day, my poem, is about oppression, ignorance and hate and the erosion of freedom of speech. I have…

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