A Poem by Gongleshanks

Here’s a poem from my magnificent book which came out last year. See how far you get before you guess who/what it’s about:-)


In a winter white room

Stands a Grand piano


Untouched by human hands

Un-played and silent


That piano stands

In a shadowy jail cell

Sits a man


Untouched by emotion

Unloved and silent


Sits that man

In that winter white room

And that shadowy cell

A ghostly voice

Is often heard

Echoing through the walls

[1] ‘Nothing to kill or die for

And no religion too’

[1] Extract from Imagine by John Lennon

You can buy the book here:  http://www.lulu.com/shop/gongle-shanks/life-lines/paperback/product-21128331.html

It is also available on kindle: amazon.com/dp/B00E7GWDWG 


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