Posts tagged ‘sounds’

October 1, 2017

The Sounds of the Night

by Zenei

Every sound is amplified, every feeling gets exaggerated.

The roosters crow in the distance, though the clock only says twelve.

Cries of a baby emerge from the house below, the mother shushes.

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December 18, 2016


by John S

a fragrant voice,
a merging sound
to gather yellow, red and crowned

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August 27, 2016

I find it in the feet of bell tones

by John S

I find it in the feet of bell tones,
after sorbing the sound as struck and deep.

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February 25, 2014

Nostalgia revisited

by Devina

(The sky at 5:30 this morning, or somewhere thereabouts)

Skipping over puddles,

They vibrated with our giggles

Slam dunks in waste baskets

Crunchy sound of wheels on gravel,

On a cold wind blown night

A stare-down with the freelance tomcat

Occupied rainy days

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November 2, 2012

A haiku for Sandy–the aftermath

by sustainabilitea

The Aftermath

­­­Tonight I can hear
The small house sounds around me
Rain has stopped falling

(You can tell from this haiku that I was fortunate to first of all,  experience Sandy from the edges of her fury and secondly, to even have a house in which to hear noises once the rain stopped.  My prayers and thoughts go out to all those affected by the hurricane and those who are engaged in trying to restore a semblance of normality to millions.)