Posts tagged ‘slumber’

December 5, 2019

Safely asleep

by Jem Croucher

The dawn’s not yet broken
and I’m travelling again
on the road for one more business trip
With birds still asleep
as the night is yet deep
I tip toe up the road lest I slip

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January 20, 2019

Sleep II

by Jem Croucher

I’m working on the premise
that something soon will change
and when I’m least expecting it
A move to rearrange
will catch me by surprise one day
and the dove-cote doors will close
cocooning me in slumber
from my head down to my toes

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November 15, 2017

HAIKU: MY LULLABY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Waves Washing Ashore

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December 27, 2015

Sleep

by Jem Croucher

 

Burning quietly in the night
a single flame flickered
reminding me in its yellow glow
of a distant place
where memories linger
soft in the warm whimsy
of a cathartic embrace.

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June 26, 2015

Forty winks

by Jem Croucher

 

Caught myself some forty winks
or maybe thirty-nine
I wasn’t really counting
as I was snoozing at the time
However, it was just enough
to recharge my tiring mind
Close my eyes and drift away
relax, and just unwind

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September 1, 2014

Shine Of Heaven

by Venkat

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in my daily garden
from dawn to dusk
comes a soft shine
glistening the apples
out from their shells
blushing behind leaves

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September 1, 2014

~ Father of Song of Golden Lyre ~

by ladyliterati

~ Father of Song of Golden Lyre ~

Father of song of golden lyre
Play sweetly
That slumber I may find:

Charmer of all living things
Divine your hymns, divine your strings
Venerated by humankind
Soother of lonely souls that pine

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