Posts tagged ‘perspective’

December 26, 2017


by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

It’s Not Always Easy To Be Positive
In A Situation That Is Hurtful Or Painful,
Or Embarrassing, Or Negative 

Life Brings All Of Us Challenges
That Are Hard To Handle And Deal With
And Brings Us Sorrow, Sadness And Tears 

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September 26, 2017

Something’s Off

by Nick Anthony

Outside the temple,
Starving homeless beg for food
While monks drive mopeds.

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March 17, 2017


by Nick Anthony

The plight of sane souls
In a mad society
Is insanity.

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February 15, 2017

A Matter of Perspective

by Nick Anthony

Future-Me, a fan of irony,
Enjoys the reruns of a Present comedy
Starring Me, self-confident with sobriety,
Lamenting the stupidity of Past-Me.

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September 16, 2016


by Morgan




Where colours call

with kaleidoscopic  Charisma

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August 23, 2016

Tao at Dusk

by LuAnne Holder

stone wall

Look , but be totally still.

Three dark ants navigate through
a maze of August-dried needles
without an apparent purposeful goal
to the eyes of the old woman watching.

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June 21, 2016

Paradigm Shift

by LuAnne Holder

solar system

They say it’s a solid but snowflakes melt in our hands
They say it’s abstract but hope embodies a face we can see
If gravity is really an immutable law, then how do ideas
rain up toward creative connections?

Let’s not be too clever to never unlearn
knowledge currently grounded as fact.

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April 9, 2015

Who We Are

by Venkat


Two eyes, are we not
Carved on the same stone

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August 17, 2013

Limerick: If I Were Tall

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Limerick.

If I were tall and measured a ‘furlong’

My eyes may seem short of ‘strong’

To mistake Jupiter for earth

Melons as lemons from birth

See why height could become ‘wrong’

© Venkat

February 13, 2013

The Current of Knowing



Wait till the dark hinges upon this window

Till the burning oil runs low and

The bread of that day has been eaten…


There is mystery in my soul,

Beauty I left unattended to when the day

Swung its hand across my face…

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