Archive for ‘Linda Lee’

August 22, 2017

Cinquain: Troubles

by charmedchaos12

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Cascade

Of misery

As I ache for your soul

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August 21, 2017

Elixir

by charmedchaos12

Homemade honey iced tea

Elixir

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Ice tea
Heat elixir
Sweet, spicy, exotic
Eases the thirsty soul craving

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August 20, 2017

Common Life

by charmedchaos12

Dawn in mountainsCommon Life

-Linda Lee Lyberg

To love
This common life
Traditional routines

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August 19, 2017

Summer Rain

by charmedchaos12

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Summer Rain

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Can you smell the summer rain
As it trickles, trickles, trickles down
Washing away the grime and stain
Appeasing the thirsty ground.

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August 18, 2017

#Tanka:Awash

by charmedchaos12
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Awash in a sea
Tides roll to the distant shores

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August 17, 2017

In The Garden With God

by charmedchaos12

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In The Garden With God

-Linda Lee Lyberg

In the garden with God
As the wind softly blows
I bow my head, awed
By the beauty of the rose.

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August 16, 2017

Love’s Gate

by charmedchaos12

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Love’s Gate

-Linda Lee Lyberg

As I stand at love’s gate
With my heart in my hand
I ponder life’s true fate
Will he be the one man?

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August 15, 2017

Diamante: Taste

by charmedchaos12

Salted caramel pieces and sea salt. Golden Butterscotch toffee caramels. Toffees.

Taste

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Sugar
Luscious, delicious

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August 14, 2017

#Tanka: Scorching

by charmedchaos12
A Mirage on high speed
Scorching summer sun

 

Throws shadows on hot pavement

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August 13, 2017

#Tanka: Reflection & Vision

by charmedchaos12
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Memories fill hearts

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August 12, 2017

The Poet

by charmedchaos12

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The Poet

-Linda Lee Lyberg

The house is quiet so I write
While my Viking soundly sleeps
My rambling mind soars, takes flight
As my humble pencil weeps.

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August 11, 2017

Afterglow

by charmedchaos12

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Afterglow

-Linda Lee Lyberg

I savor each precious hour
When you and I are one
As our love blossoms like a flower
And leaves me all undone.

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August 10, 2017

Courage

by charmedchaos12

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Courage

-Linda Lee Lyberg

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August 9, 2017

The Sound of Night

by charmedchaos12

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The Sound of Night

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Listen to the whisper of crisp autumn leaves
Where by design, He magnificently weaves
An aria of sweet music for the weary soul
Void of silence broken as darkness slows.

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August 8, 2017

The Collector

by charmedchaos12

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The Collector

-Linda Lee Lyberg

How lovely is the bumble bee
As he floats from flower to flower
Storing pollen on his knees
Seeking bounty under the bower.

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August 7, 2017

His Spell

by charmedchaos12

His Spell

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Bury the past, leave it there
For it does no earthly good
To reexamine and lay bare
Some deeds may be never understood.

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August 6, 2017

The Measure of a Man

by charmedchaos12

Truth

The Measure of a Man

-Linda Lee Lyberg

The grit of a man is measured
When you look into his eyes
Is he one to be treasured
Or is he made of lies.

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August 5, 2017

Carnival Games

by charmedchaos12

Black venetian mask

Carnival Games

-Linda Lee Lyberg

You’ve gone on with your life in a spectacular manner
As if I were only a minor distraction,
So I am raising my hands, waving my white banner
And giving up this cruel caper of attraction.

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August 4, 2017

#Tanka: What Is Love

by charmedchaos12
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Savage heart ponders

 

When desire runs rampantly

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August 3, 2017

Morning Praise

by charmedchaos12

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She sings

A song of praise

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August 2, 2017

Feeding Frenzy

by charmedchaos12
Love birds tree
Morning
Sunny new day
Intense heat once again
Love birds feeding furiously

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August 1, 2017

Tangled In Love

by charmedchaos12
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Detail of church in Norway

Tangled In Love

-Linda Lee Lyberg

My heart such a mess
As it jangles in my chest
Who is this honest man
That took my soft hand
And made a statement so grand?

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July 31, 2017

The Truth of Love

by charmedchaos12
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The Truth of Love
-Linda Lee Lyberg
Words so stark on papyrus
From my bleeding quill
A sonnet of love so amorous
As my emotions gently spill

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July 30, 2017

Hello

by charmedchaos12

Hello

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Hello.
Here you are in the
Winter of my life
With a delicate blossom.

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July 29, 2017

The Silver Cord

by charmedchaos12

Realms of Geometry

The Silver Cord

-Linda Lee Lyberg

My soul
Though tethered here
Drifts into the night sky
Bound to my body by a silver cord

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July 28, 2017

Daisy Love

by charmedchaos12

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Daisy Love

-Linda Lee Lyberg

As I pluck each tender blade
From this beautiful daisy
He loves me, He loves me not
I ask, am I sane or indeed crazy?

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July 27, 2017

Curtain Call

by charmedchaos12

Curtain Call

-Linda Lee Lyberg

Did I miss something?

What happened?

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July 26, 2017

The Gypsy

by charmedchaos12

Gypsy Wagon, Caravan

The Gypsy

-Linda Lee Lyberg

He was a wayfaring gypsy man
Traveling from town to town
Selling his potions and love charms
Never caring to settle down

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