Reedville, VA (PRWEB) January 06, 2012
Like “A Pawn in a Chess Game,” the poems in “Flowers of the Night” are written in a prose style that leaves room for reader interpretation but is concrete enough to display non-abstract ideas.
An excerpt from “Been There, Done That”:
“Of myself I had thought of a suicidal death
To be a death of cleansing sometime ago
Being killed never looks good
Life just goes on
Life is a lot of present tense
The blood on the streets in the news once turned me on
At the thought of it wishing it happened to me, you see”
It is the honest hope of the author that the reader finds this poetry valuable in its intent to provide new insight into old concepts like dreams and the love.
About the Author
Gordon Evans has written over a thousand poems in his lifetime. He received his education from Edison Community College in south Florida on the G.I. Bill, and also attended the University of South Florida. He was a drummer for The Puns, a new-wave band during his college years.
Evans, former boat captain of the Teresa Ann, often finds his inspiration for his poetry while reflecting on life out on the Chesapeake Bay of Virginia near where he lives.
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