Posts tagged ‘danger’

February 21, 2018

HAIKU: TEACHERS TAUGHT COURAGE

by thereluctantpoet


By Charles Robert Lindholm

Teachers Taught Courage

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September 10, 2017

HAIKU: MOTHER NATURE’S WRATH

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Mother Nature’s wrath

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August 27, 2017

HAIKU: THE STORM APPROACHES

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The storm approaches

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August 15, 2016

Crash

by Renwick Berchild

This moment is the heightened senses, a rose unraveling
quick as an explosion, the sudden shattering of a window
from a planetary baseball, fast rushing of my hidden bones
into the oncoming pavement, there is no holding it in, I am

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December 10, 2015

Unbound

by Morgan

Unbound

Hush in the Stillness,
My Beating Heart to Hear;

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December 12, 2013

Driven Fools

by Kerrie Ann Salsac

I sit and stare at the TV’s glare,

wondering what to do.

Lost in thought, head up in space,

approach the sound of the boys that race.

A sudden change, there’s a vicious crunch,

I wonder what, but I have a hunch.

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October 16, 2013

Girl, you’ll be a woman soon

by Devina

(@Vladimir Mukhin, click to view gallery.)

Girl child, listen to your mama

Listen to your daddy

You might scream and shout

But more often than not they know

What they’re talking about

Because once upon a time

They were where you are

Young, new, untried and not yet at your prime

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Girl you’ll be a woman soon

The slick black crows

will be circling you from all sides

The world outside is a wonderful place

But like every garden, it has its snakes

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