Posts tagged ‘OctPoWriMo 2015’

October 26, 2015

Morning Haiku and Waka

by Bastet
Jujube Tree

Jujube Tree

under the jujube tree
three sparrows chatter with glee
free fallen fruit

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October 25, 2015

Morning Haiku and Waka

by Bastet

through the leaves
the splendour of mid-autumn
no thoughts for winter

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October 23, 2015

Regrets – Echo Verse Poem

by Bastet

through a tree

Ah – these endless streams across the sky
– I
See these wretched contrails weaving between a tree
– Free
Coming – going they’re never still
– Will
I find the peace with-in me to remain …

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October 22, 2015

Trinet Challenge with a Wordle

by Bastet

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Hummingbird moth
[Nexus nunchi]

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October 21, 2015

(The Sea) – Free Verse Quatrain

by Bastet

 

Echoing voices in the wind –
Rumbling waves call unto me …
In sombre black unhappiness,
Between yesterday and tomorrow.

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October 20, 2015

(Amberous Light) – Trimeric

by Bastet

in a cavern an amberous light
shimmering ghostly shades – set off the night
chilling whispers echo all around
reminding me of lives long gone

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October 18, 2015

(The Finch) – The Paradell Structure

by Bastet

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the finch sings a sad lonely song
the finch sings a sad lonely song
there, there in the poplar tree at dawn
there, there in the poplar tree at dawn
lonely the finch sings a sad song
at dawn in the poplar over there

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October 17, 2015

First Snow – Trinet

by Bastet

Snowy Mountains

snow fell
last night
whitening the mountains
chilling the green valley
at dawn
wood doves
bubble

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October 16, 2015

The Warrior – Choka

by Bastet

Moonlit Vineyards

The Warrior

under the moon light
in the last days of autumn
the warrior stood tall –

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October 15, 2015

Tanaga

by Bastet

wet leaves

Vibrant reds and yellows glow
Brighter under rain and snow

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October 14, 2015

The Door (Free Verse)

by Bastet

Wooden Door

The Door

this old door
is
sometimes squeaky

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October 13, 2015

Rorschach Ink Stain – Decuain

by Bastet

 

Rorschach Ink Stain

Rorschach Ink Stain

The steps were wet after the morning rain
As we tried to capture a spider’s web.

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October 12, 2015

City Life – Wordling

by Bastet

Brynn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City Life

With all her courage
she faced the traffic
running the risk
that she might get hit,

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October 11, 2015

Splashes Golden Fire – Chained Shadorma

by Bastet

Sunset_2_small

 

in the sky
splashes golden fire
majestic
resplendent
his spectacular adieus
illuminating

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October 10, 2015

A Day In Lilliput – Kyrielle Sonnet (un-rhymed)

by Bastet

A Day In Lilliput

Black and white rain in Lilliput,
trickles like treacle in the hush,
as artists play their auto-harps
strumming on strings of vibrant blague.

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October 9, 2015

How Vibrant These Colours Seem – Trimeric

by Bastet

houses

How vibrant these colours seem
the red roof tiles glisten
the changing leaves are brighter
in the rain of this new day

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October 8, 2015

Change ((Chained Shadorma)

by Bastet

Wind and willow

 

sibyllic
the whispering wind

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October 7, 2015

Stop Light – Terzanelle

by Bastet

In the rain

Stoplight

along a lonely road
driving under the rain
water and traffic flowed

and then, memories of a train
of another age and day
seeped into my brain

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October 5, 2015

OctPoWriMo: day 5 – Shadorma Summation

by Bastet

train flashes by

Travelling

streaking through the night
the train came from the dark

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October 4, 2015

Morning Rain – Modified Echo Poem

by Bastet

macro rain

beating – on a Plexiglas roof this morning – rainfall
squall

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October 3, 2015

Pondering Fame – Prose Poem

by Bastet

alley way

Here am I, looking for that day under the sun, walking down the darkest alleyways or along some mystic trail … I’m wondering

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October 2, 2015

OctPoWriMo – Palindrome

by Bastet

b_w Sombre Willows

 

Palindrome
December evening:
Winter – blustering winds and
falling snow – roaring waves crashing.

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October 1, 2015

Story Book Heroes – Acrostic

by Bastet

lost-in-my-books.jpg

Acrostic

Story Book Heroes

Standing there bravely
Tall and thin by day

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September 28, 2015

Cranberry Ichor – sonnet

by Bastet

 

From where does this infection come
To which we all seem to succumb?
Our atavistic fears become
A bony heartbeat – inhuman drum.

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