Time

K. Barratt   Time takes and takes and Never returns what it has taken. It forgives not; it listens not…

And Then, The Silence

K. Barratt   He killed me. He kicked, he struck, he bit, The flow of my blood spraying The walls…

A Lighter Shade of Grey

K. Barratt A lighter shade of grey her eyes were, No quite solid steel, no exactly misty sea, And under…

Because of You

K. Barratt (To all service men and women fighting for freedom and justice) I do not know what is like…

Exhaling Dragons

K. Barratt Exhaling dragons, Is all I do, Their sinuous shapes Once the home of my hates, My anguish, my…