Archive for ‘chuck’

September 22, 2017

A WAY WITH WORDS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

They say
I have a way
with words 

I am honored
by the thought
but sincerely
doubt it,

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September 22, 2017

#64 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

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September 22, 2017

HAIKU: A PICTURE’S EGO

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

A picture’s ego

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September 21, 2017

HAIKU: IN SEARCH OF HAIKU

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

With pen and paper

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September 21, 2017

#63 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

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September 21, 2017

TRANSPOSER

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

filled with intensity
passion and emotion
a symphony of love
virtuoso of pleasure 

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September 20, 2017

COWARDLY CONFESSIONS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Do not sin and betray the trust of your lover,
but if you have or if you do,
you must keep silent
and bear the burden
alone – forever

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September 20, 2017

HAIKU: LIVING ON A BEAUTIFUL ISLAND

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The risk of living

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September 20, 2017

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by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

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September 19, 2017

HAIKU: RETIRE WITH ME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Let me be the last

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September 19, 2017

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by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

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September 19, 2017

PAYMENT DUE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

We believe that Love is wonderful and fair
but too soon we learn the truth
whether the outcome is a blessing or a curse

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September 18, 2017

#60 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

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September 18, 2017

HAIKU: MELANCHOLY FEELINGS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

A word of regret

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September 18, 2017

I CANNOT WRITE IN CURSIVE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

I cannot write in cursive
when I write poetry,
when I write about you
and the life we had 

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September 17, 2017

HAIKU: MY BROTHER’S KEEPER

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

My brother’s keeper

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September 17, 2017

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by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

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September 17, 2017

IT WAS FLEETING

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

It was fleeting
but it was wonderful
like a comet
through my life 

A love to last a lifetime

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September 16, 2017

ALLEY CAT

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

the soul of a hunter
restless
elusive
always on the move 

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September 16, 2017

HAIKU: SYLLABLE HUNTING

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Syllable hunting

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September 16, 2017

#58 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

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September 15, 2017

HAIKU: A WORD FOR DREAMERS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

A word for dreamers

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September 15, 2017

WATERCOLOR WORDS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

watercolor words
washing across
the white of an 8 1/2 by 11
piece of paper
changing it’s color to blue 

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September 15, 2017

#57 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

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September 14, 2017

CHEAP SHOTS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

cheap shots
hitting below the belt
unfair fighting
in an effort to win

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September 14, 2017

HAIKU: STANDING MOTIONLESS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Standing motionless

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September 14, 2017

#56 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

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September 13, 2017

LIVING OUTSIDE THE GATE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

eluding long his captors
and the slavery of the plow
the stallion knows no master
his head will never bow 

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