beetle circle



I have seen black beetles blindly

stagger through the dust,

limbs entangled

in some spider’s web,

drunken dragglings in the dust

mark its painful progress.

A pathetic sight,

yet I confess,

I feel a kinship, out of all size and place,

for this blind and bumbling insect

in its doomed and futile race.

beetles cropped 


humble pi



The Reverend Hellfire is a practising Performance Poet, President of the Kurilpa Institute of Creativity, and an ordained Minister of the Church of the Universe AND the Church of Spiritual Humanists.

Try getting a job with that on your C.V.



~ by reverendhellfire on March 16, 2014.

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