Author Archives: Eric

About Eric

Writer/Plumber/Poet/Father/Gentleman/Romantic

For Halo

Originally posted on TheFeatheredSleep:
My debt rests in your fur as they light it and it burns and your form shrinks from this world your black and white paw limp against my clutching fingers wishing you here those images are…

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Stormsurge…

early August swelter banana leaf shaped fan blades spin 15 feet above my head the old plaster ceiling full of cracks and divots my eyes follow the broken rhythm of the lines as if they were etched by a low … Continue reading

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Transmogrify…

Originally posted on Whisper and the Roar:
? She lay back into the plush green of the meadow with lids closed she turned her face to the warming embrace of our radiant star hands cupped under her belly she pulled…

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Redolence – Eric Syrdal

Originally posted on FREE VERSE REVOLUTION:
When I passed this pretty flower I thought to bring it to thine heart ? For all things beautiful must attract and in each others company so create a world in which I wish…

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Mortality…

By what will do I live? heart? aye a heart to move crimson rivers betwixt my wingspan an aging man who sweeps his arms out wide to encompass the soul of mankind and like a hearbroken father whispers unto his … Continue reading

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Eric Syrdal Reviews Conversations With My Higher Self by Rachel Finch

Originally posted on Indie Blu(e) Publishing:
To walk outside your own body. To look back and see yourself as the universe sees you.? To see the entire story of your life laid open before you and to thumb through…

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Through…

I carry the blade over my shoulder it used to ride upon my hip until it was needed but now I carry the blade over my shoulder the weight of it reminds me of the burdens I carry the prickle … Continue reading

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We the broken…

Hundreds of gallons Of water Rumble and crush against My feet Standing here I feel the sands Pulling at my skin Downwards Ever downwards To drown the light Behind the shadows Of a ribcage split wide Upon this shattered shore … Continue reading

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Eulogy – Eric Syrdal

Originally posted on FREE VERSE REVOLUTION:
We laid him down on a field of flames in the ruddy glow of sunset’s blood ? Upon his breast lay his shattered shield in clenched fingers was his notched blade ? Upon his…

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Reflections 6

with reverent awe the cradle of my blasphemous hands lowers her foot into the cool water of the tub her skin shimmers beneath the aqueous barrier lifting the dust from her travels from her tired flesh no words are spoken … Continue reading

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