Starlit Anarchy

The whispers of dawn de-throne streetlights

Who they themselves committed mutiny in an outcry

What other reason does the dark need for corruption

Except that it was led by a false light, a half-light

But now the half-light has had its anarchy

The darkness, its unwholesome frivolity and revelry

So I say to the sunrise: reveal me and burn my cloak

I shall wither and be singed, every piece of me that clings to shadows

Oh Dawn, show me for all that I am

Whether a mountainside of violets and primroses

Or a grain of jagged sand

Dawn, reveal the Real inside and leave me with no hint of silhouette or shade

4 thoughts on “Starlit Anarchy

Add yours

  1. “So I say to the sunrise: reveal me and burn my cloak” oh lovely! I loved it sooo much. It makes me think of my creation “seize the day”.

    Great work friend! Keep writing. Every night i check WordPress and love to read your writings 😃😃👏

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑

Kailee Vander Maten's Music Education Blog

"Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent." -Victor Hugo

Just English

A little bit of this, a little bit of that


- Verse Seventeen -



%d bloggers like this: