Posts tagged ‘fate’

March 1, 2018


by thereluctantpoet

Back to the Future DeLorean Time Machine

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Sometimes I Have Fantasies
About How Great It Would Be,
To Be Able To Go Back In Time
But Then I Wonder?

How Much Of A Mess
I Might End Up Creating

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January 21, 2018


by thereluctantpoet

 By Charles Robert Lindholm

Into The Wild
            Blue Yonder
Or A Forest
            Dark And Deep
With A Canopy
            Of Stars Above
There’s No Need
            For Counting Sheep

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September 26, 2017


by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Better that we know

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August 2, 2017


by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm


choices, choices everywhere

but not the will to think

wanting to just wait and see

and hide behind a drink

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July 20, 2017


by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 


doing nothing’s still a choice

so choose you must

and choose you will

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December 27, 2016


by Renwick Berchild

To keep a body inside the ribs of a behemoth roaming
along the shores, we question this, this dying within
a larger shifting breathing form. And this,

this rolling, this captivity, amongst the innards
of a faceless creature; with frequent gasping and clutching
we tarry, and hurry along the tongue-like road.

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November 17, 2015

Shadows of Darkness

by Dorinda Duclos


And so the shadows cast the darkness
Into the hearts of those who hate

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February 19, 2015

When She Dances

by scottishmomus

I don’t hail coincidence

as fellow-well-met,

Too astounded at odds,

what’s the chances,

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October 1, 2014

Look Ahead – a Rispetto

by graypoet

Quiet moments deep in thought
Little emotion for others to see
Past experience is all for nought
What the future holds is yet to be.

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August 21, 2014

I Want to Know Why…?

by Emily Page

I want to know why I wasn’t brave or strong or true,
Why all I’ve ever done is love only you?
I want to know why I’ve been so selfish and so weak,
Why, when it mattered most, I could never bring myself to speak?

I want to know why I walked away from the love I needed best,
Why you could always be trusted to respond to each request?
I want to know why I promised to honour Him and forsake You,
Why You later had to go and do the same thing with Her too?

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February 27, 2014


by Emily Page

Were we destiny?
Or were you just my fate boy?
Did I walk away?

© Emily Page

March 4, 2013

In A Nutshell

by tjtherien

My entire life I have slummed and schlepped
I have dried up more tears than I have wept
I have lain awake more than I have slept
I have burned more writing than I have kept

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February 7, 2013

Take to the Road

by Kerrie Ann Salsac

Listen to the engine purr,
all that disturbs the silence.
See the bright lights glimmering,
beacons providing guidance.

I drive alone, late at night,
as most travelers prefer.
Lean back upon soft leather,
listen to the engine purr.

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