Posts tagged ‘meaning’

March 20, 2018

Lines Between

by Venkat

do I need wait
when I am the time
of your life

do I need say
when I am the smile
of your dream

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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 12, 2018


by Venkat

drank and I drank
waves upon wave
roar upon roar
hand upon hand

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February 10, 2018

Of Solid Gold

by Venkat

in glitter it wore hats
of crimson words
in meaning it bore stories
of velvet shades
love yet was not, nor ever
of solid gold

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January 27, 2018


by Venkat

off they swirl, your spinning words
between brows, into spaces
meanings bright, meanings dark
Some I read, some too far
gravitate me yet, on orbits apart


December 15, 2017

Limerick – Drops

by Venkat

Drops, they rained, cavalry in order and shine

Drops, they loved, million brothers divine

Clouds, in murmurs, shook in dance

Suspended in a lightning romance

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December 5, 2017

Limerick – Lies

by Venkat

Mrs. Android went to see where truth lies
She surfed through Google sea, being wise
Truths from cocoons be lies in bits
Lies from cocoons be truths in hits
She nodded, ‘Lies are truths written by mice’

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December 2, 2017

Limerick – Age

by Venkat

Limerick – Age

-by Venkat

Wrinkles they stood up, lined in stripes
As tigers they held voices, hollow pipes
Life’s jungle, dark stripes in white
Grew eyes to paint the night
Age in shooting aches, gives best wipes


November 8, 2017

Do we do?

by Venkat

8th Nov 2017

Note the position of the word *do* in each line

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1

do we grow bones of mind
or do we mow grime off thoughts
did they do life for horses
or did they do eyes for our hands

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November 3, 2017

Over and over

by Venkat

A poem with the same first and last words

look now look
speak they do speak
over and over

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November 2, 2017


by Venkat

they filled our icy breath

and rolled springs of laughter

bathing our arid hearts

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October 31, 2017


by Venkat



the stalk between us

we hold long

to hold our distance


the stalk between us

holds us long

to find concord, in the distance

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October 18, 2017


by Venkat

​*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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October 4, 2017


by Venkat

*Alliteration Poem – Drums*

4th Oct’17  ~by Venkat

Day’s dimples dug deep
Dangle dreams, dilemmas
Dancing daisies, daggers
Demons die, daffodils dull
Daffodils do, demons devour

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June 2, 2017

Time, A Marble

by Venkat

time, a marble

in our tender hands

hands held enough, to hold

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April 6, 2017

Little Words

by braveandrecklessblog

Little words

Can tumble

Out of


Into ears

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February 28, 2017


by Venkat

Words, they became mountains

Mountains, they became words

Eyes, they grew into silences

Silences, they grew into eyes

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February 16, 2017

Nest of Wonder

by Venkat

fires, they gleam in rings

on your fingers, molten in amber

winds, they clasp as chains
on your eyes, in hollowed homes

snowfall, dance in buried silence

your feet, dream of voices to hold

waters, they clink as fireflies do

your heart, drip thoughts in the dark

February 2, 2017


by A. Marie

Fever, like a wound,
twist of heat and burn,

we use to follow the stars home, we once
thought the Morning Star a god,

Lucifer was once tangled in love,
of Venus hue.

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December 26, 2016

Moulds Polyhedral

by Venkat

I am you in every light

in every bone, on every night

You are me in every mirror

in every dew, and every river


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December 8, 2016

In The End

by Venkat

this path, of golden pebbles

has thorny copper leaves

in the end

this path, of a crushed heart

has a love laid, of fine arms

in the end

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November 2, 2016

This World, A Seat

by Venkat

when fires dance in the sky

and eyes linger in deep caves

when snow flows into the heart

palms in love with fired coals


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October 30, 2016

A Truth Resplendent

by Venkat


petals I saw as broken
when the sky was young
broke in my heart

till your light blew
resplendent upon tears

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October 2, 2016

Circle of Life

by Venkat

the heights I grew

on my younger thoughts


the strengths I built

into my older feelings

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September 24, 2016

Between words

by The Cheesesellers Wife

Between words

Between words
When spoken, are the painful pauses
The hidden meanings
The thinking time
The space to ruin it all
With a trite response
A hurt reaction
When written?

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September 15, 2016

Bed of Fingers

by Venkat

dice, on this bed of fingers

found dreams to taste

snuggled soft

in sharp edges of sweet

and in warmth of bitter

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August 29, 2016

Roots of Amber Songs

by Venkat

grains of nimble thoughts

tilled into the silver mind

gave a thousand hands

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August 26, 2016

My Dolphin

by Venkat

waded we

on waters

sliced by laughter

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