Posts tagged ‘Poetry’

February 22, 2019

Breathe deep Friday haiku

by Jem Croucher

No.6 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

Breathe deep the Friday
Take in its welcome presence
For the weekend looms

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February 21, 2019

Then it’s Thursday haiku

by Jem Croucher

No.5 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

And then it’s Thursday
with the smell of roses there
on tomorrow’s air

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February 21, 2019

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by dokurtybitz

Blood throbs
In time with the fist
Cracking on bone,
The scene swirls
Around in my head
Rage-reaction
To the gas lighting attempt,
Barely restrained,
Green monster wants
Out.

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February 20, 2019

Hello Wednesday haiku

by Jem Croucher

No.4 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

Hello there Wednesday
The midweek calming captures
Thursday’s fragrance looms

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February 19, 2019

Shameless Plug: ‘Back Talk’ now free to stay! :-)

by Rhyme In Time

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February 19, 2019

Footsteps

by Venkat

footsteps, they tap my mind
footsteps, on the grooves
inches of sounds, snowflakes
bundles of drizzles, yesterdays

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February 19, 2019

Into Tuesday haiku

by Jem Croucher

No.3 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

And into Tuesday
It seems I seamlessly drift
with smiles to seldom

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February 18, 2019

Monday morning haiku

by Jem Croucher

No 2 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

Monday morning comes
Awakened to hot coffee
Its fragrance lifts me

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February 17, 2019

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by dokurtybitz
The words get lost
In the maelstrom of noise

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February 17, 2019

To the resting day

by Jem Croucher

1 of 7 in the Jemverse ‘Haikuweek’ series

To the resting day
I relinquish everything
My soul is refreshed

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February 16, 2019

Sparrows

by Venkat

sparrows; wore my feelings
in echoes, squeaked my reason
they robbed scraps of my heart
into grey valleys of time

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February 16, 2019

A response to poetry

by John S

Dear poet, I have so enjoyed your poem:

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February 16, 2019

Only on turning

by Jem Croucher

Only in turning
can I see the behind
and the years that have now passed me by
Shielding my eyes
I look to the past
and the distance in which they now lie

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February 15, 2019

My Colorful World

by Colly

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Fluffy white flakes

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February 15, 2019

The gift

by Jem Croucher

It seems with writing
I’ve the gift
to find the words
which bring a lift

In finding rhyme
for every ditty
sometimes I’m droll
sometimes I’m witty

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February 14, 2019

A Valentine’s Day Giggle Poem

by Joel Kravitz

Poetry challenge: Valentines poem.

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If you’re a gentleman and can make a gal giggle,
There’s a good chance that gal will like you.

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February 14, 2019

Forty-one valentines

by Jem Croucher

This year, this
Valentines, this day
to you, my soulmate
here I’ll say
Though forty years
and one year longer
My love for you
is ever stronger

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February 14, 2019

Four Colorful Seasons

by Colly

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Yellow bus.  Yellow bus.

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February 13, 2019

Wednesday time

by Jem Croucher

A midweek poem
Wednesday time
So here’s some words
to form and line
No picture with
their syntax here
Just a few words
to bring some cheer

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February 12, 2019

Mary

by mkvecchitto

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A matriarch who glittered without a crown
she saw beauty on that night
when the stars were upside down

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February 12, 2019

Fires

by Venkat

Fires, they blew sirens
Stones, uncreased in prayer
Fences, in unfolded black
Leaves, trace crude airs

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February 12, 2019

Keeping me whole

by Jem Croucher

Listening to sounds
when it’s raining outside
I can often get carried away
Spine tingles freely
My element comes
and contentment comes for the day

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February 11, 2019

The Trip

by Jem Croucher

The early start
the silent hour
the wind outside a-moan
The ticking clock
the coffee hot
the time to leave from home

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February 10, 2019

Particularly Sunday

by Jem Croucher

Don’t have a problem
with most days
They fly by when I’m busy
though sometimes
when there isn’t time
I might get in a tizzy

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February 9, 2019

Of rust and gold

by Jem Croucher

And to these days
when all I hold
is flecked with rust
or painted gold
I know which of
these I prefer
So to the gold
I will defer

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February 8, 2019

Devolving Winter

by John S

I lingered to watch the snowfall settle
upon an outside marble pedestal –
building layer-on-layer of snowflake and ice,
fractal and spacious, this echelon

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February 8, 2019

Tri-haiku XIII (cold) Pt.III

by Jem Croucher

The white of winter
Carpe Diem (seize the day)
for its beauty cast

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February 7, 2019

Thoughts

by Venkat

thoughts are not born
grey dolphins in time
up from snake-holes
into clouds’ firm door

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