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matthew bottomley

free verse|poetry of sorts

The Vampire Who Loves the Sun

the Machiavellian beast, or perhaps the demagogue

the mystery man; the beast
shrouded in such hypocrisy
hidden behind a saviours mask
smiling so radiant, so tall and straight
whose rods twist and turn, writhing snakes
honour once valued now glossed over
gilded in gold, lost in such fever
fearful of death, so

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a blog created by Matthew Bottomley to capture his work and thoughts on life. thoughts captured in work of fiction, within poems and haiku to describe the natural wonders of the world and the nature of the divine and the nature of man.

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Matthew Bottomley

analyst, strategist, activist, philosopher and poet — a guy, from England, dreaming of humanity.