Posts tagged ‘strange’

July 17, 2018

Highland Hallucinations

by Nick Anthony

Lanky four-legged beasts,
Macabre silhouettes in the morning light,
Cast shadows into the icy valley below,
Prolonging the slumber, if only for a second,
Of the yet-snoozing in their colorful caves.

The creatures slowly creep skyward,
Laboriously climbing to the rocky ridge,
Taking long strides with gaunt forelegs
No thicker than sticks and just as straight.
It seems the giraffe of Broadway gave up the spotlight
To graze the vertical savanna of Japan’s mountains.
Packing our gear, we head out on safari.

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October 18, 2017


by Venkat

‚Äč*Alliteration Poem – Earth*

17th Oct’17  ~by Venkat

Edges evolve, epitaphs etched
Eyes echo, ears ensnare
Ears enchant, eyes eschew
Eagles exude, embers emaciated

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October 26, 2015

Bizarre Possessions

by Venkat


Wisdom, my Sun
To think it is mine
Burns my wisdom

Knowledge, my Sky
To think it is mine
Clouds my knowledge

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April 15, 2015

Strange Love

by Venkat


hold this love dear, strange in meaning
lest it slip off the sides of your heart
love, a soft milk, did you ever see
keep these thousand drops
lest they spill

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December 10, 2014

How Strange

by Venkat


when I was gold, precious
I was cut to pieces
wrapped quickly into pockets
of greedy robbers from temples of evil

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June 8, 2014

Strange We Are

by Venkat

Strange, we are built
In our inner frame

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May 17, 2014

Strangest Embraces

by Venkat

No love pure
Till it embraces hate

No stand firm
Till it embraces ridicule

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October 2, 2013

Tetractys: Life

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Tetractys.




As an ocean

Infinite space in a finite border

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