Death

Poetry by Ross Adamson

Original poetry about dying, loss, grief, murder, suicide and all aspects of the Grim Reaper’s ghastly trade. Rhymes on demise, destruction, the improbable afterlife and the inevitable eternal sleep.

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Snowflake

Snowflake

Peerless falling snowflake, Effervescent diamond tear; A fleeting glimpse of beauty, Then you fade and disappear. ...

Self-Destroyed

Self-Destroyed

As ghostly as a graveyard In the murky depths of night, His eyes are like extinguished fires, Long gone the gift of light ...

Je suis Charlie

Je suis Charlie

Charlie Hebdo. Mindless slaughter. Hopeless dogma. Inhumane ...

In The End

In The End

I’ve reached the conclusion That life’s an illusion And death’s just the end of the show. But one thing’s uncertain: At the fall of the curtain, What happens and where do we go? ...