L. B. Mek

Pisces, Seasons


I am

that grateful, thread




bobbing, flailing

defiantly; while




 life’s: tidal wave

of fate



© L. B. Mek

December 2020


  • Teddy.15

    saved by your gills or be done for by the guillotine? lifes tidal wave of fate, brilliant you are.

    • L. B. Mek

      I flipped a coin, dear Poetess
      and while waiting for it, to answer
      I scribbled a few lines
      and worded, a relatable interpretation
      to frame: our experience of life... lol
      Thank you! as-ever I'm humbled
      by your sincere generosity, of goodwill

    • Neil Higgins

      Exceptional words LB.You are thus a poet extrordiare indeed.

      • L. B. Mek

        lol, I wish...
        I'm glad you could relate to these
        humble few words, dear Poet
        I thank you, for such an empowering
        and emphatically generous
        declaration of support and encouragement

      • Neville

        weight for weight and size for size you have poemed and packed one hell of a tsunami into an otherwise lonely page ........... and quite exceptionally so my friend ... N

        • L. B. Mek

          'packed one hell of a tsunami
          into an otherwise: lonely page'..
          best line of poetry, on this page
          in my humble opinion
          thank you! my poetic journey's
          unassuming pillar: of unwavering support
          in that guise, of a most cherished friend!

        • Coyote

          Reminds me of Dylan Thomas, 'Rage, rage against the dying of the light'. Brilliant sir. Your poetic abilities are extraordinary.

          • L. B. Mek

            wow! what a favourable comparison
            that's one my favourite lines of impassioned poetry;
            to receive your words of support
            is such a warming experience
            on this: a cold, rain pummelled and dreary
            Monday morning, of our beloved Blighty's
            as-ever: temperamental Summer, lol
            Thank you, kind poet

          • SureshG

            There’s a saying in Hindi, “ to a drowning man, even a straw is a life saver”, while straws are difficult to find in an ocean, your fateful words will surely show the way

            • L. B. Mek

              (if it be - but true;
              from your lips
              to those Ears, kind enough
              to permit mercy
              above all else: despite, our failings)
              thank you, dear poet
              what a very kind interpretation of my humbled words

            • Trenz Pruca

              So light and airy for a water sign. Thank you, I enjoyed it a lot.

              • L. B. Mek

                oh good, I was hoping it wouldn't come across
                as too dramatic or heavy
                thank you, for your considered review
                glad you enjoyed the read, dear poet

              • Goldfinch60

                May that fate lead you into a great life Mek.


                • L. B. Mek

                  thank you, Andy
                  but, truthfully I'll be just as happy
                  to settle for a humble life, my friend;
                  for I fear those vices, that inevitably lurk
                  in those egotistical shadows
                  of supposed greatness... lol

                • Dove

                  Awesome! On a scale of scales! I give this an Astral kiss of 100 fins

                  • L. B. Mek

                    oh dear awesome poet, how I cherish
                    your unique poetic imagery's: quirky zest
                    thank you!

                    • Dove

                      You’re most welcome Mek!

                    • William Marshal

                      Well expressed who knows when our calm may be swamped by a tidal wave of cruel seas

                      • L. B. Mek

                        what a wonderfully spirited interpretation
                        of my humble words,
                        thank you!

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