Posts tagged ‘thoughts’

February 14, 2017

~ Being Human

by ladyliterati


“Strive as we might, our humanity keeps us from perfection -that great illusion – And it is our humanity that tortures our thoughts when a “mistake” has been made. A mistake is paid for once, yet, our humanity guilts us, shames us, ’til we bankrupt our souls, still, believing we can obtain the unattainable…the perfect”… O’Prunty 2/13/17

January 23, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

Crucible of thought

The unanswered question, why?

Darkness envelopes

November 23, 2016

~Soul Searching

by ladyliterati

In a parallel universe
My loved ones still guide
Though somewhere beyond the
Ether, they reside

August 24, 2016

Where Life Sings

by Venkat

where thoughts thundered

this heart held the sky

and I thundered

rolling the Sun

under my shadows

May 18, 2016

I Thought

by graypoet



I thought about memories of you last night
But it made my heart ache being alone
So I shifted thoughts to things I remembered
And I thought of times that made me smile.

March 27, 2016


by Venkat


Thoughts, they come
In plumes of green and blue
Thoughts, they squeal
In voices shrill, in songs sweet
Thoughts, they touch
Whispers soft, scratches hard
Thoughts, they hold
Moments of wonder, pauses sad

March 19, 2016


by Venkat


Fans we hold
Could they ever blow away
our love, unbreakable

December 30, 2015


by danielschwamm

Effervescent lift
wrapped like strings
around your lips

December 17, 2015

~ I Woke

by ladyliterati

~ I Woke
A poem forming

Pen and page in hand

Slipped into reverie

December 3, 2015

~ My Christmas Wish

by ladyliterati

~ Christmas Wish
If I could have my Christmas Wish

Served on a candy coated dish

I’d serve it those in need

Forgetting selfishness and greed
There’d be peace throughout the land

November 1, 2015

Love, in Black and White

by Venkat


These words, my love
Thoughts on this mind
In soft strokes
Shade the depths
Of truths we touch
On shadows we beam
in Black and White

October 1, 2015

‘Still I Hold You Dear’

by danielschwamm


There was a rip within my heart
when you did depart
A tear that I do wear
Now that you’re no longer near—
Still I hold you dear.

September 25, 2015

Poem of the Day — Passed in Wrapping

by paturnerlee

Passed in Wrapping

Crinkle cut, skirt dressed in light blue flashes

Scribbling mischief at a past revelling party

A masterful recovery notion

Bought by calm and distant cousins

My restful; in tones of peeled orange, tangy but bitter on the tongue

Litmus test drive reservists on the way to a mainline station

They will get more than they bargained for

Tripping on a kerb whilst phoning for a fix in the morning

Carbon dating triple knocking at the door; trying to get into another reality

September 23, 2015

~ I Had Forgotten

by ladyliterati

Sacred words of prayer

Nights on bent knees

Hands folded in a plea
Holding the grain of a mustard seed

As if my very soul hung in the balance

And the scale tipping, tipping, tipping
Wounded, though in disguise

September 17, 2015

‘In His Face II’

by danielschwamm


Heaven’s image borne
in majesty.

September 12, 2015

~ Seldom Have I Seen…

by ladyliterati

~ Seldom Have I Seen…
God in humanity

Fulfilling all his glory

Glowing in the aftermath of,

Of, completeness
Exceptions being

The beauty of birth

That first breath

Sudden cry

Innocence in pink
The care free toddler

Laughter resonating

Tickeling a household;

August 2, 2015

~ Blurred Lines

by ladyliterati

~ Blurred Lines
Dreamy eyes scan the morning mist

Blurred lines; images of the Impressionist
A hint of peach pink peaks above mountains

Elongated blue hues of stratus clouds laze
As if a morning stretch was paramount
Playing in folds of curtains caught in breeze

July 21, 2015

Sunlight Fades

by Dorinda Duclos

Standing by an open window
Soaking in the warmth and air
Breezing through my thoughts
And wondering just where

May 27, 2015

moments and infinities 

by amongmyfrivolousthoughts

Let’s be happy today

Because today is a moment

We shall carve into history’s skin

So hold it within your palms

A drop of liquid gold sunshine

Trickling away to infinity

May 23, 2015

Uncertainties, Certainties

by Venkat


Our words
Our lives
Stories of fish and pythons
Of worms and lions
Of squirrels and cows

May 4, 2015

~ Observation

by ladyliterati

skyscape canvas brush strokes

swish of lavender hues

laced yellow, blues

whitewash lazy cloudlets;

majestic, soars the eagle.


April 18, 2015


by Karen


Also Published on 1000 Words

April 8, 2015


by markfahmy

Questions questions on my mind,
Curious questions of every kind.
Who am I in the first place?
Would it help if I looked at my face?
Or would I get lost again and find no trace?

April 4, 2015

~ Expounded in Blue

by ladyliterati

~ Expounded in Blue

I woke
The day was simply blue
Simply old
Nothing new

April 2, 2015

Do you have an answer?

by Karen
Copyright © 020415 by Karen Payze

Copyright © 020415 by Karen Payze

Also published on 1000 words

March 3, 2015

Tons Of Words But None,

by CW

I have tons of words
to say to you but I do
not know where to start.

Nor do I know how
to end so I ended up
saying none at all.


February 20, 2015

Ocean Waves Captivate

by Colly

The seas seize freedom.
Within perpetual wave.
The wink of moonlight.

February 14, 2015


by amongmyfrivolousthoughts

I’m handed one occasionally
Like a tiny shard of moon
Stardust nestled in tissue
Or butterflies in a jam jar
My heart aches for them but