Friday, December 21, 2018

Christmas Chaos by Ken Allan Dronsfield


Bundled wishes
and rowdy crowds!
Holiday cheer;
a long nip in the mug.
Awaiting the parade;
careening balloons
screams in harmony,
Caroler's galore.
A tempest within time,
but year after year.
A Constant Chaos;
I still Merry on!










Ken Allan Dronsfield is a disabled veteran, prize winning poet and fabulist from New Hampshire, now residing on the plains of Oklahoma. He has three poetry collections, "The Cellaring", 80 poems of light horror, paranormal, weird and wonderful work. His second book, "A Taint of Pity", contains 52 Life Poems Written with a Cracked Inflection. Ken's third poetry collection, "Zephyr's Whisper", 64 Poems and Parables of a Seasonal Pretense, and includes his poem, "With Charcoal Black, Version III", selected as the First Prize Winner in Realistic Poetry International's recent Nature Poem Contest. Ken won First Prize for his Haiku on Southern Collective Experience. He's been nominated three times for the Pushcart Prize and six times for the Best of the Net, 2016-2018. Ken loves writing, hiking, thunderstorms, and spending time with his cats Willa and Yumpy.

3 comments:

  1. Ken always has an interesting twist with his images that hold attention such as 'A tempest within time' implication with in the window of Dec 20-Jan 3 a strong wind storm, but contained within this time. Clever man that Ken guy.

    A tempest within time,
    but year after year.
    A Constant Chaos;
    I still Merry on!

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