Author Archives: Eric

About Eric

Writer/Plumber/Poet/Father/Gentleman/Romantic

Are You Fucking New Here?- A Weyward Sisters Collaboration

Originally posted on A Global Divergent Literary Collective:
You dropped by today dissected my verse thoughtfully pointed out all the ways I could smooth out my edges improve flow to slide more gently past your discerning eyes you must be…

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Linguistics…

  let me be your mountain and you shall be the snow upon my weathered face against my chest lean your tired shoulders let your hair be a silk blanket to cover my heart I’ll curl my arm around your … Continue reading

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Fallen…

The glimmering early morning golden light filters in through the shadows of the city Coffee shop sidewalk table I sit with my cafe’ au lait Sipping creamy brown and wonderful between finger swipes I glance to the park across the … Continue reading

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Oubliette: Sir Eric Syrdal and Lady Kindra

I thought I had said all there was to say….Then she picked up her pen….and our Muses danced. So honored to have written this with an amazing and talented poet such as she.   Oubliette  The march began on meadow … Continue reading

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Indentured…

Ash and bark and brittle bone for one such as I, each day reborn in morning frost I walked winter fields blue and cold at dusk I scatter like a murder of crows Ash and bark and brittle bone I … Continue reading

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Petitions (A Collaborative Piece)…

  I am so pleased to present this work of art and I am lucky to have been a part of this collaborative effort.  To be in the presence of such wonderful poets is a true honor. I encourage you … Continue reading

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Redoubt…

  I built a wall of fire around the empty space you left at night, white-knuckled I sit here, gripping my blade knees to chest heart keeps beat to an agonizing song I listen to the howling from beyond the … Continue reading

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SisterHeart…

She was a shieldmaiden and nothing spread such a bright smile across my bloodstained cheeks so quickly than the sight of her riding into my camp Thunder-hoofed retinue banners caught in the winds of victory fire and ash flying among … Continue reading

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Poet’s Love Song

Originally posted on Brave and Reckless:
As I think about my blessings this Christmas Eve, I am filled with gratitude for the love, support, friendship, inspiration and mentorship that I have received from the WordPress writer’s community.  It has been…

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An Ember of Her Beauty…

    How long since I lost the War Queen’s favor? Since I have painted my eyes with the black of The Morrigan? Sung the keening notes of my WarSong to the stars? I danced amid the shadows of the … Continue reading

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