Posts tagged ‘November’

November 1, 2019

First III (tanka)

by Jem Croucher

3 of 12 in the Jemverse ’12 months III’ series

And so November
Colder days have taken hold
As wrapped up people shiver
into the winter
with the swansong of Autumn
for the year-end’s curtain call

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November 3, 2018

Tri-Haiku III (Windy)

by Jem Croucher

Blustering it blows
Yet autumn’s chill is present
Windy November

In between the grey
white clouds blown across the sky
Sunshine shows its face

Stormy yet still warm
Threatened rain in cloudy skies
Autumn windiness

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November 1, 2018

November II

by Jem Croucher

No. 3 of 12 in the Jemverse ’12 months II’ series

November and the brittle chill
settles on the land
Winter time has come to stay
felt by its colder hand

Eleventh of Gregorian
Chrysanthemum its flower
Topaz as its birthstone
to give the month its power

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November 1, 2017

Almost frame-like

by Colly

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The calendar has flipped a page.

The month of November is on its way.

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November 1, 2017

Twelve Months Eleven

by Jem Croucher

No 4 of 12 in the Jemverse ‘Twelve Months’ series

So, rhyming with Chrysanthemum
as that’s November’s flower
I’m struggling I have to say
and I’ve been thinking for an hour

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November 18, 2016

Lazy day – tanka

by Jem Croucher

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Breakfast in Brighton
November morning sunshine
follows after rain
Both providing sustenance
for lazy Sunday slowness

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November 6, 2016

November sun II

by Jem Croucher

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And today the sun shone bright
on a November day
Not unpleasant out there
warm, I’d even say

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November 24, 2015

November Mnemonic: Acrostic Poem

by Jem Croucher

 

Now
Overtly chill
Vacant
Echoes
Move
Briskly across the
Ephemeral
Remains of an ever

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November 3, 2015

November

by Jem Croucher

 

Leaving the colour
of October behind
I walked into November
with winter in mind
But the ethereal light
spilling there
through the green
made this the warmest
November I’d seen

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November 1, 2014

November sun

by Jem Croucher

 

It’s the first day of November
And it feels like summer still
Yet just days ago I fetched my coat
And felt the winter’s chill

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