Posts tagged ‘joy’

December 26, 2017

#144 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =              

Christmas Joy

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December 25, 2017

CHRISTMAS HAIKU: YOU KNOW IT’S CHRISTMAS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

You Know It’s Christmas

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December 25, 2017

A soliloquy for Christmas

by Jem Croucher

A soliloquy for Christmas
with a little introspection
Thinking of the year that’s been
in pensive contemplation
And looking forward to the next
anticipation growing
For all the promise that’s in store
A smile, as I’ve the knowing

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December 25, 2017

HAIKU: THE BEST HOLIDAY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Children At Christmas

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December 24, 2017

MY CHRISTMAS WISH – 2017

by thereluctantpoet

MY CHRISTMAS WISH
By Charles Robert Lindholm

As I make my wishes for Christmas 2017 – the best gift after a wish for world peace and the love of my soulmate and family is for a lifetime of friendship with you!!!

CHRISTMAS PRESENTS

WISHING YOU THE GREATEST GIFT OF ALL  –  SPENDING CHRISTMAS WITH THE ONES YOU LOVE

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December 24, 2017

HAIKU: THE FIRST CHRISTMAS SONG

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The First Christmas Song

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November 25, 2017

#123 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

POETRY =

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November 23, 2017

I WAIT FOR THE NEW DAY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Each morning
I sit and watch
the Eastern horizon
start to glow 

with the tiniest
sliver of light

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October 30, 2017

Ode to Postman

by Venkat

No beard, no red fur
A smile of the moon

No cap, no sledge

Come hopping rockets

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October 25, 2017

Snapshot

by Jem Croucher

Once more I am waiting
on a station, it’s dark
It’s been a long day
and I was up with the lark

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October 20, 2017

AUTUMN

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

the change is so obvious, so dramatic
leaves changing color
bird’s flying south
the chill in the air 

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October 18, 2017

The red

by Jem Croucher

I stopped, reduced to tears
when the red before me lay
Tear of joy for splendour
shown to me upon this day

Walking down an avenue
trees on either side
Then this, the most spectacular
to leave me misty-eyed

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September 4, 2017

THE CADENCE OF MY HEART

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I lie alone in bed
with words
and rhymes
and rhythms
beating
in my head 

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August 13, 2017

#25 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Poetry =

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July 31, 2017

Morning Meditation

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Wind whips indiscriminately

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July 30, 2017

Fullness of Joy

by Angela Umphers Rueger

A stream flows freely from my heart;
It cannot be stopped—
Laughing, trickling, gurgling, bubbling,
Over weed and rock.

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July 24, 2017

The beauty of language

by Jem Croucher

I’m happy when writing
It fills me with joy
and it’s done this for ages
(since I was a boy)
I’ve written most days
sometimes just a few lines
to capture the years
the moments and times

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July 21, 2017

HAIKU: MYSTERY OF LIFE

by thereluctantpoet

 

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

Mystery of life

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July 9, 2017

HAIKU: BE LIKE THE SNOWFLAKE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Be like the snowflake

live the life you intended

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July 7, 2017

I Look Up and Rejoice

by Angela Umphers Rueger

I have put my trust in God; I look up and rejoice.
To tell of all His praise, I gladly lift my voice.
For He is my Defense, my Comforter, my Guide,
My Shelter from the enemy; in Him I shall abide.

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July 6, 2017

DEEP INSIDE OF ME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

why do you inspire me
like water quenching thirst
filling me with so much joy
I feel like I shall burst 

you fill me up with feelings

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July 3, 2017

DOUBLE DOOR ECSTASY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

it’s never been like this
for me before
coming into heaven
through a double door 

sharing in the pleasure

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June 27, 2017

TIME WITH YOU

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

time with you
is such fun
it’s so easy
to be with you
and it’s such a joy

every second
packed with
as much activity
and fun as possible

like a kid
in a candy store

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June 14, 2017

Joie de vivre II

by Jem Croucher

Don’t let me sit inside
when there is sunshine to enjoy
Fill me with the wonder
that is out there to deploy
Give me the enthusiasm
to be out there on a whim
just lapping up the atmosphere
with an expectant grin

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May 30, 2017

THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT YOU

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

there’s something about you
that even a blind man can see
there’s a joy in your soul
that even the deaf can hear

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May 28, 2017

I LEARNED OF LOVE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I thought I knew what love was
but I found out that’s not true
I lived with the illusions
so long, but never knew

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May 20, 2017

The Dreamy Glow

by Venkat

where lights bend not

when fires lose breath

where tears reach not

when leaves miss a hum

 

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March 28, 2017

Our Unknowing

by russtowne

May our unknowing lead to breakthroughs and growth,

And our impediments inspire songs of gratitude,

Whether sung aloud or only within our hearts.

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