Posts tagged ‘filipino’

September 19, 2020

Six poetics #6 (Dalit)

by Jem Croucher

6 in a series of 6

Six poetics come to an end
with Filipino ‘dalit’ here
This poet hopes you enjoyed
six explorations into verse

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September 18, 2020

Six poetics #5 (Tanaga)

by Jem Croucher

5 in a series of 6

‘Tanaga’ here now in view
which I think is overdue
Filipino verse for you
coupled with a lovely view

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June 13, 2020

Tanaga week VII (Saturday)

by Jem Croucher

7 of 7

Culmination here today
Not much more for me to say
Done Tanaga every way
Absolutely come what may

©Jemverse

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June 12, 2020

Tanaga week VI (Friday)

by Jem Croucher

6 of 7

So the end is in my sight
Waiting here as well you might
Questions that are not contrite
All within the readers’ right

©Jemverse

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June 11, 2020

Tanaga week V (Thursday)

by Jem Croucher

5 of 7

Finding rhyme sometimes is hard
Even though a seasoned bard
Often crossed and often starred
Words they come and none are marred

©Jemverse

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June 10, 2020

Tanaga week IV (Wednesday)

by Jem Croucher

4 of 7

Midweek reaches us today
Bringing us here to Wednesday
With tanaga for a play
Which we’d have here anyway

©Jemverse

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June 9, 2020

Tanaga week III (Tuesday)

by Jem Croucher

3 of 7

Simple every day for me
Always voluntarily
Portrayed very happily
In this form so fancy free

©Jemverse

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June 8, 2020

Tanaga week II (Monday)

by Jem Croucher

2 of 7

Each line ends here with a rhyme
Same at end of every line
Four with rhythm each in time
Bringing verse that is sublime

©Jemverse

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June 7, 2020

Tanaga week I (Sunday)

by Jem Croucher

1 of 7


Japanese departure to
Filipino verse for you
Seven syllables as a clue
Starting now this series new

©Jemverse

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March 21, 2016

Ravens

by tinethewordsmith

 

There is a ruckus

within my skull:

ravens are perching

on the nerves;

pecking at the walls;

etching their names.

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