Posts tagged ‘wordcraft’

October 28, 2018

These Words

by Jem Croucher

These words on a page
in my little book
I’ll return to again
for another good look
As I’ll craft them and
often I’ll rearrange
for the syntax to work
from a nuance or change

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October 20, 2018

Of Writers and Readers III

by Jem Croucher

Part 3 of 3

Cathartic the writing
Long have I written
For with poetic voice
I am truly smitten
I write with a passion
as I want you to see
The zest of the life
I have around me

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October 19, 2018

Of Writers and Readers II

by Jem Croucher

Part 2 of 3

Cathartic the writing
It’s something I do
for I love to find words
to share here with you
To metre and form
and syntax and rhyme
I’ll find ways to bring
them time after time

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October 18, 2018

Of Writers and Readers 1

by Jem Croucher

Part 1 of 3

Cathartic the writing
the pen to the page
Words from the poet
the seer and sage
To capture life’s moments
like a photograph here
And bring to the reader
a little more cheer

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October 7, 2018

My contentment

by Jem Croucher

I sit in the sunshine
the hours pass me by
just watching the sea
‘neath the blue of the sky
There’s no one else here
I’m completely alone
Just the sound of the sea
on a beach that’s my own

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October 6, 2018

The Poet’s Voice III

by Jem Croucher

3 of 3

This inspiration
found in life and echoed here
Clear, the Poet’s Voice

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October 4, 2018

The Poet’s Voice

by Jem Croucher

1 of 3

Scattered I find them
Craft and mould to syntax found
Words to poet’s voice

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September 28, 2018

Stars III

by Jem Croucher

Yellow, I see them
and myriad colours more
Jewels in the night sky

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September 26, 2018

Stars I

by Jem Croucher

As stars like diamonds
Gathered in a darkened sky
Night became as day

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September 21, 2018

The Poet’s Gift

by Jem Croucher

Beauty in a little verse
Never sad and never terse
Words to cheer and bring a lift
All within the Poet’s gift

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September 20, 2018

Words to Poet

by Jem Croucher

Words to poet
Poet to rhyme
Syntax discovered
Time upon time

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September 19, 2018

Versing

by Jem Croucher

When I find a word I like
I’ll caress it for a while
before committing it to verse
for pleasure and a smile

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August 16, 2018

Beauty to find

by Jem Croucher

Poets gather words
to harmoniously craft
and beauty to find

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July 29, 2018

Wordsmith II

by Jem Croucher

My pen touches paper
words turn to form
A poem appears
which for me is the norm
For I am a wordsmith
creative for those
who’ll read what I’ve written
in poem and prose

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July 22, 2018

Poets

by Jem Croucher

Hot summer nights
when air is still
the poet writes
his lines to fill

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July 13, 2018

Fortunate Fellow

by Jem Croucher

There’s a little dog barking
just in the sea
the gentle waves lapping
as he runs around free
People are paddling
and all having fun
Enjoying the warmth
of the full evening sun

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June 27, 2018

Poetry comes alive

by Jem Croucher

Midnight petrichor
the earth brings me to her and
night time takes me there

Sometimes my best words
come in the small hours
when I should be deep in slumber

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June 25, 2018

With inspiration here

by Jem Croucher

I write with words that always come
formed into lines until I’m done
A synergy that’s oft begun
with inspiration here

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November 27, 2017

#125 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

POETRY =

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October 31, 2017

#98 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =

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