Posts tagged ‘moon’

April 20, 2017

The Time Tonight!

by Tanya

I untied my hair
Swiftly carressed with my fingers
Fell on the bed
Magnetised by the pillow!

Looked up to see
And out of the big window
Ah! What a sight!
I stared and glared!

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April 20, 2017

Contemplating the Size and Nature of the Human Heart

by braveandrecklessblog

Is my heart

the size of a grape

that you pop absently into your mouth

a brief burst of sweetness

before realizing that you are still ravenous?

Is my heart

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April 15, 2017


by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The marmalade moon

spreads across

the still warm

crust of earth


by the midday sun

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October 24, 2016

The Pacific

by A. Marie

Heave, and brace: how one tethers the moon with lash and love.
The midnight’s gown drops down around,
but the ocean, she will not be sheltered – those stars must be held,
the watery bosom pulling heaven out.

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October 16, 2016


by Morgan



Shapes fall from heights Unknown

Figments of Forgotten Splendor

Whispers painted on Drops of Light

Sparkles that hum as they Remember

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July 7, 2016

The Grass Does Not Bend

by A. Marie

When the grass doesn’t bend, and the earth
Holds her breath, and the stars are drowned
By a pregnant moon at midnight, so I walk,
Down the empty road, a monk in my shawl

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June 7, 2016


by Venkat


The Moon I lit
         on my eyes
Gave a thousand candles
         on my palms

The Sun I set
         in my heart
Gave a thousand rays
         in my mind

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May 28, 2016

Scented Moonbeams

by Dorinda Duclos


In the quiet hours before the light

In the mystic call of the seas

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May 2, 2016

Ocean of Storms

by The Cheesesellers Wife

Oceanus Procellarum, or the Ocean of Storms is a large area on the Moon. It forms part of the Man in the Moon that you see at full Moon. One day the name just kept on rolling around my tongue, until this poem arrived.

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April 19, 2016

Chasing Sunbeams

by Scott Andrew Bailey

See the argent moon
Chasing the brightest sunbeams
Moments slip away

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February 7, 2016

Valentine Poem

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Valentines poem.


As I knocked the door, we made
Your steps knocked, my mind

As I left this world, in my shoes
Your heart left its smile, in my eyes

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February 5, 2016

Epithalamion -Valentine challenge

by The Cheesesellers Wife

 Poetry challenge: Valentines poem.

Moon dust pervades our lives
Giant steps were what we took
When we started aged seventeen
We have spent happy times on this moon

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October 15, 2015

The Window of the Night

by Dorinda Duclos

Make a wish upon a star
See the moon glow bright

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August 14, 2015

Swept Away

by Dorinda Duclos

By the light of the moon

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August 11, 2015

Midnight Light ~ A Musette

by Dorinda Duclos

Poetry challenge: Musette poem


The darkest hour
No light

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July 13, 2015

Dancing with the Midnight Sun

by Dorinda Duclos

Rising in the darkness
The full moon lurks

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April 28, 2015


by Karen



If you can’t read the poem, clicking on the image will enlarge it 🙂

Also published on 1000 words

April 7, 2015

Pink Moon-Haiku

by Elizabeth

Pink Moon @teandpaper

Pink moon reaches west

East sun vies with the darkness

Everlasting fight

March 20, 2015

Moonlit Plea

by Colly


The moon sighs.

Ev’ning light follows pathways.

Known by one but common to all.

Shimmers in romantic undertones.

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February 18, 2015

Oh, So Blue

by Colly

Autumn child.

Blue seas ~ auburn sky.

Sail boats and fishing rods.

Endless rolling waves.

Brightest gaze.

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February 1, 2015

The Sick Adulteress

by Colly


Enough has been said.
Hearts have been torn.
Wet with blood wound.
Saturated by contempt.

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January 10, 2015

The moon – Sun and You (sleepy time book)

by Colly

starlight kids

Clip-Art Photo

If I were the moon.
I would come out at night.
Decorate the dark with a little light.
I would shine along streams and ponds.

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January 2, 2015

~ Ebb and Flow ~

by ladyliterati


I’ll cast my cares
This bondage of cloth too
Shed them as tainted skin
Serpentine, I’ll make my way;

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December 15, 2014

An Old Man’s Thought

by Venkat


an old man
age of wisdom
holding his wrinkles
stooped low

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November 11, 2014

Apparently it’s morning

by Jem Croucher


The night is pitch, it’s raining hard
It’s not exactly warm
Apparently it’s morning but
I see no sign of dawn

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August 12, 2014

Because of You

by Tiffany (lifewithblondie)


May 11, 2014

Colors Of Night

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: English Sonnet 
Under silky mist of the mellow moon
As lingering, grey shades of the dark shine
A soft song on my throbbing heart to croon
Waves of heaven in eyes, felt of carmine

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April 24, 2014


by CW

Look at the sky tonight,
with the moon shining so bright.
Numerous sparkling eyes on the moon,
hoping that wishes will come true soon.
That soft and heartwarming feel,
as if letting all troubles and pain heal.
A flow of comfort flows through me,
an inner beauty we cannot see.

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