Posts tagged ‘human’

March 16, 2018

Pool of Love

by Venkat

words croaked, in blown slurs
And they slipped off the breath
for a heart, held by a pool of love

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March 9, 2018

Senses Treacherous

by Venkat

coffee tracks, fresh drops
brew memories over the brim
words in sweet, crooked wit
play echoes on the wall

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January 25, 2018

Gentle

by Venkat


gentle became the moments
our smiles wore
gentle become the smiles
our moments wore

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October 18, 2017

Earth

by Venkat

‚Äč*Alliteration Poem – Earth*

17th Oct’17  ~by Venkat

Edges evolve, epitaphs etched
Eyes echo, ears ensnare
Ears enchant, eyes eschew
Eagles exude, embers emaciated

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March 25, 2017

Love..I just wished..

by Tanya

I so wished to be loved
Love
I was not entitled to..

I have been a lonesome boy
Lonely
I had none to call mine..

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September 28, 2016

Brain

by Miriam Hurdle

brain

Human brain,

The most amazing thing, that

The Creator has made.

It imagines, creates,

Perceives, appreciates,

Learns, participates,

Reasons, articulates,

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February 21, 2016

Shine

by Venkat

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I am a drop, miniscule
Wearing a shine
As a razor’s edge
But the shine is not mine

It is from the feet
Of a light, I kiss

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February 11, 2016

Horses – Of Reasoning and Delight

by Venkat

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As horses they come
From corners of the heart
Echoing thunders, in delight
Dimming, the dark of the night

As horses we go
Lost in high dust, of clouds
Leaving footprints larger, longer
Of those, which drummed on the heart
And they became men, pulling reins
On the back

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February 9, 2016

Fearless Reason

by Venkat

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I am a lion, in jungles of thought
A king of jungle, on muscles wise
A wind on nerves, of distant paws
Master of the game, when hunger roars

Jungle, my master
Dark spaces, my mother
Whispering leaves, my father

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January 18, 2016

Walls and Doors

by Venkat

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Every layer of brick
not a wall

Every opening
not a door

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December 25, 2015

Wise Delight

by Venkat

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Every pain, an imagination
As unreal, as stones fell depressed
Sinking into thin waters
As unreal, as stones raced happy
Rolling upon wet slopes

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November 20, 2015

The Busy Man

by Venkat

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So busy I was
Feeling the corners
The heart, slipped
Out of my hands

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November 4, 2015

Those Little Men

by Venkat

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You make the moon
As you should
And I make the stars
As I should

In doing so
We behold the same night
With our backs on the same grass

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October 19, 2015

Temples of Clay

by Venkat

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This song, in notes of clay
Weaves new sounds
Soft and young

This song, but
Weaves not new notes

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October 17, 2015

Child of Time

by Venkat

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This thought
A child of time
Has no roots, to hold
Has no fruits, to bear
Then come its sisters
And it finds roots, to bear
Then come its brothers
And it finds fruits, to hold

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June 21, 2015

Truths, Never Touched

by Venkat

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When I be a ball
Spinning around
Bouncing off every touch
I see you rolling down
From your glued thoughts
Bouncing off worlds
you never touched

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April 22, 2015

How Long, How Long

by Venkat

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how long, how long
would we bounce on

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April 18, 2015

Man’s Passcode

by Venkat

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trees, rocks, sand
snakes, lilies, moss
bees, butterflies, sunflower
horses, bears, snow
parrots, hornbills, twig
lions, camels, desert

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April 13, 2015

Fifty-Fifty

by Venkat

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This blessed life, bestowed in halves

Stories etched on the heart, but half
Keys wound on thoughts we toy, but half
Doors of love on our path open, but half
Castles in Ivory, painted by dreams, but half

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April 6, 2015

Tendrils

by Venkat

Tendrilas a tendril, splays the heart
twining with ends that never meet
dragged infirm by its own slender weight

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April 3, 2015

Life in Backspaces

by Venkat

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Life, made from paper and pen
When nerves tingled, a century back
Before keyboards invented by men
Where thoughts ran as trains on track

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December 18, 2014

What Went Wrong

by Venkat

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ages that went past
ages that will come
the age we are in

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November 27, 2014

O Frog, In Human Form

by Venkat

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be not on the same rock
o frog, in human form
croak not from high ground
it is not a melodic song

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November 14, 2014

Someday

by Venkat

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someday your heavy tears
would flow through my eyes
someday your hopeless fears
would make me shiver as I rise

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November 12, 2014

Irony

by Venkat

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eyes made to see
itch ever to glimpse
yet can I see?

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November 1, 2014

Ownership

by Venkat

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nothing in the world
so pleasurable
to assume we could own it

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September 28, 2014

Human Principle

by Venkat

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human principle
fallen on its own weight
embrittled by rigidity
persistent

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September 26, 2014

Mind Within Mind

by Venkat

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in misty dark
shadows of mind
waves of tide count
bobbing up and down
measuring heights reached
and the depths fallen

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