A battle well fought
valiant stones reach for the sky,
yet crumble to dust


– – –

Photo: Clonmacnoise, Ireland, c.b.w. 2009
Words: c.b.w. 2014

Special Note: This poem is part of the 2014 November Poem A Day Challenge in response to the prompt “Game over.”


13 thoughts on “Downfall

  1. michael

    the depth and power of just your words truly capture beauty of Clonmacnoise, even after 5 yrs.. and I’ve never been there.. A (another) POWERFULLY BEAUTIFUL VERSE from the master..


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