Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 90. Run, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 90. Run.The starting-blocks we push from seem to beBuilt into us. As soon as sporting starts,We run towards a love we cannot see,And think we win by merely taking part.That tape we’ll breast kept out of sight, the trackMu......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 93. Connection, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 93. Connection. For Angus Gallagher.The large, great canvas structured with the boldAmbition few would, could, attempt today,With rhyme and image scrupulous controlledBy writers whose lives earned the right to flayEmot......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 96. Stillborn, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 96. Stillborn.A child who starts a story, “And they died,”Believes he’s tricked the uncompleted pageTo silence, stopped the pencil’s needless strideThrough pointless possibilities, assuaged The need for journey by the outc......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 98. I Know, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 98. I Know.I know your wish to build a real life drawnFrom moments meaning much to you on film.You want the wave-crash kiss, the love-sweat dawn,The mist-wreathed evening’s tear-wet parting chill.I know this makes you sens......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 2. The Snail by Andrew Barker. - YouTube
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 2. The Snail, by Andrew Barker.Upon the well-walked path, the snail faced north.A trail of slime spread from the southern wall.One eyestalk lay apart, spread over earth,The logarithmic spiral crushed in fall.I bent to help......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 92. Rock Star Photograph, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 92. Rock Star Photograph.Old youth, old friends, old pictures. So dragooned,I’m back there with the brick and flint-stone wallWe built to pay for nights slumped sofa-stoned;The footing finding teenage carnival.That wasn’t.......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 5. Sci-fi Love Song by Andrew Barker.
Sonnet 5. Sci-Fi Love Song by Andrew Barker.A twilight scent of New Earth apple-grass,Beneath a Star Trek orange sky I lie,To know that Empire incest after-kissRecline of satisfaction and surprise.To feel it, know with Mormon certainty,Belief as stro......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 91. Letter to A Friend, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 91. Letter to A Friend.So restless. Sick, with nothing here to do.I hate it. Hate disperses coy ennui. I dissipate, I gaze apart my food.You’ve no idea how much is leaving me.Without the grip of movement I feel lost,To wee......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 81. Dinosaurs-Themed Birthday Party, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 81. Dinosaur-Themed Birthday Party.And there is life with kids that bursts with joy.The Barney birthday parties, cakes and games, Where dinosaurs in costume play as toys,And simple feelings show in simple rhymes.Where simp......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 100. Student Songs in Student Rooms, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 100. Student Songs in Student Rooms.Fast Car, then Baby, Can I Hold You play,The right words at the right time have been told,And you are someone’s. Elsewhere, far away,An inkling of this happening unfoldsA hazy atlas, man......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 95. Sung with Force of Epigram, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 95. Sung with Force of Epigram.Ennui, not understood but felt, low humOf youths’ velleity, the listless tryTo think yourself away from chewing-gum-Existence-apathy’s affected sighs.“We all must live until we die,” you hear......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 99. A Vision in a Nightmare, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 99. A Vision in a Nightmare.Their fool-packed stomachs full in poisoned glutOf undercooked stuffs offered to the crowd.The knives of truth can scar, so these are putBeyond all reach. Those points are not allowed.They move......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 28. "The Real Tragedy of Willy Loman," by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 28. "The Real Tragedy of Willy Loman," by Andrew Barker After Arthur Miller’s "Death of a Salesman."That dream you had is not the only dream,And never was. Your life? Your life was good:Your mortgage had been paid, new......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 97. Trump-mock or ... Successfully Ridiculed by SNL, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 97.Trump-mock or The Danger of Thinking Something is Over Because it has been Successfully Ridiculed by Saturday Night Live.I’ve heard it said the greatest flatteryIs imitation. And there’s truth in this.Perhaps to Trump-m......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 94. Echoes of Love in the Subway System, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 94. Echoes of Love in the Subway System.And underground we go, the way well litFor all who’ve been before us . . . (been before)Assuming, as they do, that this is It,The place where looking forward . . . (looking for)We fi......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 89. On Hearing of Gore Vidal's Death, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 89. On Hearing of Gore Vidal's Death. My re-born brain confused by what it heardPresented as acute analysis,You helped me put suspicions into words,Demisting thoughts through crisp, clear sentences,Articulating what I’d al......
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 52. A Cautionary Tale I've Heard Often but Never Seen, by Andrew Barker
Modern Shakespearean Sonnet 52. A Cautionary Tale I've Heard Often but Never Seen, by Andrew BarkerThey let me take the basement-room back home,And thankful for the dark and quiet damp,I rested, world shut down, at peace, alone,To read old comics, li......
Shakespearean Sonnet 130
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Shakespearean sonnet Meaning
Video shows what Shakespearean sonnet means. A sonnet comprising of three quatrains and a final couplet in iambic pentameter with the rhyme scheme of abab cdcd efef gg.. Shakespearean sonnet synonyms: Elizabethan sonnet, English sonnet. Shakespearea......