Posts tagged ‘wisdom’

April 10, 2018

Twitch

by Venkat

twitch not this silence, my owl
I hear the waves in your eyes
rock not this dark, my owl
I see time gallop down your gaze

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March 16, 2018

Pool of Love

by Venkat

words croaked, in blown slurs
And they slipped off the breath
for a heart, held by a pool of love

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March 12, 2018

Keep

by Venkat

drank and I drank
waves upon wave
roar upon roar
hand upon hand

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March 11, 2018

NO DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATES

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I Don’t Have A Diploma
Or Certificates
For The Lessons
I’ve Learned In Life

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March 9, 2018

Senses Treacherous

by Venkat

coffee tracks, fresh drops
brew memories over the brim
words in sweet, crooked wit
play echoes on the wall

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March 1, 2018

Hour Glass Shine

by Venkat

a tumble to water
a time to soak
a heart to sink

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February 22, 2018

Thread of Life

by Venkat

on this round leaf, of blue and brown
you let me in, a tendril with a heart
curling my feelings, of yesterday
thinning my dreams, into tomorrow

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February 13, 2018

Slender Meanings

by Venkat

twist of unfurls and frills
swirl thoughts, blown
Monroes, upon slender meanings
in wisdom, paired tall

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February 10, 2018

Of Solid Gold

by Venkat

in glitter it wore hats
of crimson words
in meaning it bore stories
of velvet shades
love yet was not, nor ever
of solid gold

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February 7, 2018

In Time

by Venkat

Stones, rolled down her eyes
And the meadows, found a sky
Rain clasped wanderlust leaves
Rolled up a breeze in her moment

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January 28, 2018

Choice

by Venkat

a wooded home, to hold love
across cemented minds, words painted
oars starved , of every choice


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January 25, 2018

Gentle

by Venkat


gentle became the moments
our smiles wore
gentle become the smiles
our moments wore

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December 26, 2017

THERE’S ALWAYS A POSITIVE SPIN

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

It’s Not Always Easy To Be Positive
In A Situation That Is Hurtful Or Painful,
Or Embarrassing, Or Negative 

Life Brings All Of Us Challenges
That Are Hard To Handle And Deal With
And Brings Us Sorrow, Sadness And Tears 

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December 2, 2017

Limerick – Age

by Venkat

Limerick – Age
‎01-Dec-2017

-by Venkat

Wrinkles they stood up, lined in stripes
As tigers they held voices, hollow pipes
Life’s jungle, dark stripes in white
Grew eyes to paint the night
Age in shooting aches, gives best wipes

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November 8, 2017

Do we do?

by Venkat

8th Nov 2017

Note the position of the word *do* in each line

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1

do we grow bones of mind
or do we mow grime off thoughts
did they do life for horses
or did they do eyes for our hands

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October 31, 2017

Concord

by Venkat

31-Oct-17

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the stalk between us

we hold long

to hold our distance

 

the stalk between us

holds us long

to find concord, in the distance

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October 15, 2017

Wait

by Venkat

*Alliteration Poem – Wait*

15th Oct’17  ~by Venkat

Where warblers wallow
Where wolves wallop
Weasels worm, winds whistle
Wishes wild, words wistful

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October 7, 2017

Time

by Venkat

*Alliteration Poem – Time*

5th Oct’17  ~by Venkat
Talons, treacherous, talons, tired

Treacherous, time takes the tooth

Timeless tresspasses, timely treason

Tossed talons, tremulous trees

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October 4, 2017

THREE LINES SPARK INSPIRATION

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

He’s not really
a Pied Piper
but on the other hand
his words do lure you
into a very special place
where you feel inspired

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September 5, 2017

THE WORLD IS FLAT

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

‘tis sad that minds are closed so tight
like iron gates in prison walls
locked within their inner cell
with covered ears
and hidden fears

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August 2, 2017

The Home

by Venkat

​where thoughts bask

in a motionless dream

care not for the world

or wide jaws in white

a home of crocodiles


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June 29, 2017

Hold Me Not

by Venkat

​hold me not

hold me not

for I am yours forever

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May 28, 2017

MY LEGACY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I may not leave a mark on life
like the mighty and the great
no wealth or fame, no prodigy
for I bloomed in life too late

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December 31, 2016

2017 – Every Moment

by Venkat

rockets, they go as bullets

into empty stars

rockets, they swoop as eagles

losing wings of breath


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December 7, 2016

Eyesight

by newrana

eye-sght

Everyone was laughing louder,

biting their lips and rolling their eyes

like actors in an Attic comedy;

mother was sitting, with her head down

groaning, mumbling

and pleading not guilty.

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November 11, 2016

Everything, Moves

by A. Marie

If something should happen you will overcome it.

Know that when you are told to be brave you are being asked to make a choice. Nothing will ever stop changing. That means you too. You will try to halt such things by connecting broad resemblances, and insist that truth is truth, like how a stone is a stone, and how a wing is a wing.

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August 26, 2016

My Dolphin

by Venkat

waded we

on waters

sliced by laughter

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June 25, 2016

Bugle

by Venkat

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Sounds
       they rolled merrily
       with tongues
       on these ears

Speaking
        they hurled silences
        of their hearts
        on these nerves

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