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With Whispers

- With whispers we are guided on our quest  While moving down the trail to tranquil peace. Our hearts have heard the murmur of a guest. Until we reach our goal it will not cease. We two, as lovers, b...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Sep 2014

A Sestina of Ebullience

- We frolicked through times of euphoria  With true joy and vision most ebullient, For we viewed arguments quite fallacious If offered simply because recondite. We continued life's dance with a passion...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Aug 2014

Collections

- We are both suspended in the fractions of a clock's ticking hands, the collections we've acquired of one another and if I move between the unframed photographs strewn all over the desk and through boo...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 25 Aug 2014

Artifacts

- I want to live in the space where you draw your oxygen in and reach for me, that uncertain fraction of a second where your lungs ache and the quickening race that is your heart floods each v...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Aug 2014

November

- I want to be the last note lingering as the song fades out and becomes a final chord to follow you into your dreams and paint the walls you curiously touch, trace your fingertips along before step...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Aug 2014

Elements of Life and Love

- Feet splashing in streams, Slowly treading with bare feet. Sharing the pleasure. Soaking wet clothing, Drenched with the water of life. Skipping in the rain. Moisture in the soil, Saturating nourish...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Aug 2014

Jasmine

- I knew the shape of her face as well as my own,  but true contact marks us deeper than skin,  beyond flesh and vapor,  realizing that we can never go back to a world's beautiful axis without  ...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2014

Remainders

- I stay dressed in mementos, linked to each reason ghosts give to the remaining, they’re a lullaby hibernating deep inside, dormant until the right season nears. I keep trying to find ways to bring us...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2014

Art For Friends' Sake

- A doubting sometimes causes one to ask Does anyone still truly need this art. It often makes one take oneself to task To see attention stop and soon depart. In words one takes great care to share o...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2014

History's Symmetry

- You learn to no longer trust any flicker emanating nearby, sweeping over mysterious blueprints each time, memory is the victim of histories crashing and splintering into one another, as these engines...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 09 Aug 2014

When We Get Old

- What if we change What if we stop being us Will we still want us? When we get old… What if I change What if I can’t smile anymore Will you help me smile? When we get old… What if y...

By: Sparkle | Category: Poetry | Added: 05 Aug 2014

Pass The Test

- Just get a life, don't be so soft I say, The friendship that I thought I earned is through, And will not come again, I'll go my way. Forget what they have told me, it's not true. They come and go ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jul 2014

Life's Eternal Parade

- I am old, but not as old as some  I am here, when some have passed beyond  I am free, and won't look to the past I am glad, with things still yet to do. I can act I can sing I can dance  And care n...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jul 2014

The Heart of Righteousness

- Is this her heart Misplaced and hurt Gentle softness Her slight shoulders  Those of the  Unknown trooper Who bears the load While the brutes Rip her apart In the quest To own the right. Twinkling ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jul 2014

Universal Anguish

- Free-wheeling down the lanes of life We seldom think about the end of the road That comes so often so swiftly  Before we can react Or understand why When there is no reason why It just is Life Passing...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jun 2014

Geographer of Souls

- The paths of trust can be most hard to find  When hearts have lost the confidence once known. So many ways have hindrances unkind That trip you up and turn your faith to stone. Each person wants th...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jun 2014

My Damnation

- As the winds of change turn to darkness, and all I see is blackened skies, the land of shadows surround me. I walk along this eternal path, of chaos and destruction, as the world comes crashing and c...

By: SirSilas | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jun 2014

Here Be Dragons

- "Here be dragons." No ancient maps that we know of have these words. Only one globe from the 16th century contains the words in Latin form. But what a great descriptor of the unknown and the mys...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jun 2014

Ethnic Dilemmas 101

- Diaspora  She asks me if I know what this means  Like the seeds of a dandelion  Blown by the harsh winds of intention versus expectation  I am a black woman and the seed  Is the marrow of my spin...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2014

Flint Hills Rhapsody

- New to the state  Driving out and about Down the Interstate and north to Manhattan The view of Emerald (yes Emerald) Green Washes up like a cascading wave from the West And the valley draws one into ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jun 2014

When I Cried

- Remember how I cried  When first I heard your voice. Remember how I died When last I was your choice. Forget the way my world Was torn asunder then. Forget the way it swirled, I lost my where and w...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 May 2014

My only friend

- I am never alone, I am never isolated, Because by my side I will always have loneliness. Only he can stand by me when everyone has left. My friends abandoned and there he was waiting for me, The ...

By: DDannnyy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 May 2014

Spinning out with all arms

- Spinning out with all arms flung about to the winds of the sphere of life we float upon in bursts of passion and joy I feel the beat of the earth beneath my feet and cry out to the center to the un...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 May 2014

Lest We Forget

- Talk to me like lovers do And Walk with me like lovers do And Hold my hand like lovers do And Hug me close like lovers do And  Kiss my cheek like lovers do And  Remember I will always give what I h...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 May 2014

It's Real This Time

- This time it is for real for sure you know This time it has got to be the real thing Out of all the times before when you lost This time it will be the real thing at last. These thoughts pass throu...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 May 2014

Human and Proud

- I am human and I am proud  Of what my brothers and sisters Have done to enrich the species. My brother Martin did so well To work for true equality In a world of separations. My sister Toni write...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Apr 2014

Where Does a Poem Begin

- When does a poem begin  And where does it end? Does it swoop down like a breeze  To swirl around the ankles  Of a pubescent girl  With knock knees? Is it there the seed begins? Does it shive...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Apr 2014

That Little Ship

- This is the second attempt on a collaboration I participated in on Anxiety / Release. This one didn't make the cut, but I am posting all the poems I wrote as part of the journey. It was dark times in...

By: fifafan | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2014

En Pointe

- She was a dancer, but she couldn't go en pointe. Something happened. A hesitant step, some detritus on the stage, a fall. A ballerina who could not go en pointe. She could teach. And she did. Yo...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 Apr 2014

You Tell Me

- You tell me what it's all about because  I don't have a clue and I doubt I ever Will even if I try and try and I don't expect That I will make the effort you know So just let it go and I will let it ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Apr 2014

Life With Sparky

- A pound, and Paula found our boy, The one that barked so loud at us. We could not leave him there, so thus, He came to live with us, in joy. He was a terrier of sorts, A mixture of some varied bree...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2014

Watching The Rain

- Watching the rain spattering on the panes  Hearing the thunder in the distance It is the sound of hope  At last. Soon the crocuses and the daffodils Will burst through the fecund soil  And the gard...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Apr 2014

The Crystalline Dream

- Asleep I stray to crystalline woodlands  Down moonlit paths bestrewn with jeweled sands In search of the Lady who wears the crown  My precious Princess to whom I bow down. Her palace is made of sap...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2014

It Wears Off

- It wears off, it wears away The newness, the newfound awareness The luster It wears away And they go away. Once you were special So were they. Once you were something bright and shining Like a...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Mar 2014

One More Time

- Just one more time to count the cost Just one more online love is done Just one more couple tried and lost Just one more setting of the sun. So this one is a friend of mine And someone that I still ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Mar 2014

Know Euphoria

- Know euphoria, know the joy, Play with life as if it was a toy. Watch the sunsets, wait for dawn, Know that someday our lives will be gone. There is no worry, no sorrow in sight, We play in daylight,...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Mar 2014

Who Was Watching

- Who was watching as the moon rose Who would gather bowls of primrose Just the one whose soul is dreaming That the hopes that still keep streaming Will be raining down upon her If she only li...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Mar 2014

If You Offer New Love

- If you loved me then  But don't love me now Did you really love me At all. If you touched my heart But will not touch me now Did you really touch me At all. If you gave me your trust But took it ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2014

Somewhere In Time

- You know I don't believe in fate But somehow it must be the truth For how can this go unexplained The way I found my life in you. Adrift without a path to trod The mists of drifting raindrops fell ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Mar 2014

The Ocean's Roar

- Gazing at the shore Above the ocean's roar I look upon the moon And long for her once more Waves go rushing in I see her face again And wonder if she'd change My loss into a win It's doubtful now ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Mar 2014

The Flames Can Only Grow

- She lit the fire for warmth.  The room was cold. It burned with carmine flames,  And sanguine expectations of illumination That never came Due to a shortage of blood and strength Amongst the men and ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Feb 2014

The Skies Are Open

- The skies are open, tears may freely fall, Your sacrifice is known by those who care, So wash away the pain and stand up tall, His faithless accusations are laid bare. Be brave my love and laugh wi...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2014

Hero

- Dark sky, troubled heart trapped by clouds, Sapphire waves, uncovered mind trapped in the sounds, Oh Holy man, enlighten me, guide me to my call, Eyes shut, embrace my heart, light up my Soul, Who is...

By: Doobie | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Feb 2014

Do You Remember

- Do you remember when we met Or have you started to forget It's been so many years ago I wonder if it's yes or no You took me to your secret place Above the mundane world in space A tower built to wa...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Feb 2014

Truth Is Truth

- The truth is true no matter what they say We see the horrors of the hate each day. No matter how they hide the ugly parts They never stay unknown from those with hearts. So soar above the filthy l...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Feb 2014

The Trolls Came Out To Play

- The trolls came out to play that night Expecting everyone to flee, But nothing they could do caused fright. Their ugliness was met with glee. We knew they lived amongst us now And how to keep away ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Feb 2014

Avoid The Abyss

- Touching my hair with a gentle caress  Bringing me back from the darkest abyss Showing the tenderness I had so missed With softness and pity my lips were kissed Gazing with eyes that glittered with...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Feb 2014

A Story Is Just A Story

- Sometimes a story is just a story Sometimes a fool is a fool or just dumb Sometimes a man can be simple and numb Erring as he basks in faded glory. Thinking you know what you just cannot know Think...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Feb 2014

Feel The Chill

- The chill sets in whenever I approach,  It's been that way since she lost faith in me. However much I try there's still reproach. This cannot be the way it's meant to be. Forgiveness now would be a...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jan 2014

Miss Ms.Depression

- My dreams consist of torturous realities I dream dreams most would consider nightmares With war and gore But they’re actually just a recap of what happened The day before I used to sle...

By: mlittlesana2017 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jan 2014

Lust For Arts

- It's winter and the winds do blow But we are safe inside you know. My metal art upon the wall Is rattling and about to fall. With special hooks I make it tight So it will stay a happy sight. It'...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jan 2014

Comes The Change

- Accept your role, it will not change While takers have the upper hand, But know that it will not derange Your life beyond a mere demand To serve the trolls that hold control Of all our joy and all th...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 09 Jan 2014

Waiting For The Tide

- It's sunset and the sky is red, By sunrise I'll be found as dead. I'm waiting as the tide rolls in, Regretting all that might have been. Not caring if I see the light From all the stars or moon ton...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jan 2014

How Do You Know

- How do you know pure white, if you have never seen freshly fallen snow? How do you know pure light, if you have never observed sun's glow? How do you know pure darkness, if you have never ventu...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Dec 2013

for my father in ICU

- It's early morning the day before Thanksgiving. There came about 8 more inches of snow overnight. There's almost an expectant hush, like something more than dawn lies over the horizon. Alt...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Nov 2013

the *gift*

- Re: * GIFT * Ahhhh. A sharp hiss inward, a backward sigh, like a kiss being Took my breath away. From where my inscrutable shadows eclipse a heart sometimes The view - but such...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Oct 2013

my lesbian lover - II - Isis: elegy to my cat who's still with me or, my lesbian lover II.

- Isis: elegy to my cat who's still with me or, my lesbian lover II. Like autumn bears the brunt of winter yet to come -- ambritch, scratch those strictures! sharpen, shorte...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Oct 2013

A Prompt

- There are one hundred and one famous poems Sitting upon my shelf leather bound Its yellowed pages have not been turned In forever and a day I come across Dante Gabriel Rossetti and his Blessed Damoz...

By: MarkButkus | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.5| Added: 29 Sep 2013

The Music Played On

- Sing me a song before I sleep Love me again as once before I will not beg, will not implore That is the past, it's buried deep Can you remember how we were And let me hear your vibrant voice Am I ig...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 24 Sep 2013

Black Beauties, or: from Mali to East Africa, spanning a continent

- Black Beauties, or: from Mali to East Africa, spanning a continent The short, heavy, gleaming cashier -- I was afraid to say  why -- I was so distracted -- stunned almost -- by the historic...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2013

Oh the Egg

- Oh the egg (an elegy for Zipporah) O the egg -- endless image of the hard-boiled egg, all it was meant to stand for: like the cyclic  forever-wedding rings, rebirth and spring...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Sep 2013

Black Squirrels

- Black Squirrels From white squirrels on lawns, a child's handbook full of revolutionary popcorn in sewn-shut pockets: advice from a birthday present, "Steal This Book: or what to wear t...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Sep 2013

Love: a State of Being

- In my heart there is this heavy feeling in which I can identify both sorrow and happiness. The combination making me cry. True tears roll  thick down my cheeks. I'm shaking and gasping,...

By: Ididntdoit | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 11 Sep 2013

Dazed

- In my heart I know that in reality, I am in control. But in my mind of fantasy, I feel compelling forces. Tugging with such might, I begin to tail spin, lost. Unable to bring myself back to c...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 02 Sep 2013

in response to When love didn't count: clearly your account is in the black

- a perfect cost accountancy  of a relationship  (that didn't add up)  precise records of each transaction  listed in the wrong column  careful maths  but errors made in posting  debts ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Aug 2013

White Noise

- “Expert” may be parsed  into meaningful meme components: “ex” signifying former and “spurt,” a drip under pressure a Fox News expert on single mothers and the black family, says derel...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Aug 2013

Pandora's Box had HOPE at the bottom

- "Difficult . . ." difficult doesn't begin  to encapsulate, or capture:  "this." “This:” is unimaginable. I do my best to stand witness because someone must; to be present: a pres...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Aug 2013

sensible shoes / burnished love

- sensible shoes kicked off in the foyer reclining across the overstuffed furnishing our shared liebesraum by turns hitched to helios or bathed in lunacy a lipstick kiss left on a mirror l...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Aug 2013

You pour yourself into me

- If on purpose, or by accident you keep pouring yourself into me like sand with water passing through it you think it’s leaching, leaching, leaching and filtered through while I don’t notice ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Aug 2013

Have I Missed Something?

- Have I missed something? What is happening? Is it getting worse or is it just me? So many stories, poems, and musings Seem to be offered without editing. And when you give an honest opinion ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Aug 2013

Visceral Derivatives

- I can't help but think of (react to) a four-letter word I associate with scatological banking and bad behaviour and bad loans and risk pools and those who stacked the deck in their own fa...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2013

The Dragon of Glory

- Trampling along the pathway of Glory  Came the Green Knight of the Island of Lies, Leaving behind him an evil story Of hopeless women and their painful cries. Never knowing he trod on sacred grou...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jul 2013

metamorphosis

- from the mulled rain in the quiet of absence a turtledove flew into my heart  bruising its flight within my chest cooohr, cooohr rings out in echoes against the rib-vaulted narthex waxed ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jul 2013

email II

- Friday night, whilst sleep-deprived and perhaps a bit tipsy went to cook from scratch and awoke in the wee hours  Saturday, in my shimmy under a wide open window  on the floor of my offic...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Jul 2013

randomly happy to see your fish are safe

- you said you'd cleaned out your tank I'm randomly happy to see your fish are safe now that I know  there were no WC funerals at your house and you two didn't dine on leonid clownfish starters...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jul 2013

glimmer

- you are a ray of cool light beamed in between the stars a nimbus of kind promise slipped 'round the crescent’s scars snuggling a blanket cloudy up underneath our chins . . . one moo...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jul 2013

Muse

- The heavy feelings of a transitional state of mind. Channeled into meanings for personalities of any kind. Enabler, healer of the soul her fickle emotions, enticingly wayward. Sexually lofty, devi...

By: Min_Farrjones | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Jul 2013

The Test of Time

- Floating over my life she has been there.  Her steadfast nature has risen above. I had no doubts that her love she would share,  She flew about me like a turtledove. Decades have passed and her hear...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Jul 2013

You Gave Yourself to Me

- With all your heart you gave yourself to me. With all my soul I let you in for good. With all your love you kissed my face with glee. With all my might I hoped you always would. Our days were spent ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jul 2013

On Expression: Lines in the Fugue

- Crush rose petals between your fingers, or a mint leaf, and it expresses the beauty of its distinctive essence when it’s bruised. I think people can be like that, creating great art and literature ...

By: fallingdove | Category: Musings | Score: 4.3| Added: 23 Jun 2013

Paying Homage to a Father Figure

- Analogous to his literary archetype, An almost mythical father figure  Guides me through this labyrinth of life—  My time-honored mentor and protector. With integrity and honesty exemplified, Hyp...

By: Alys | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 16 Jun 2013

Grandeur

- "There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fi...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Jun 2013

Storm Season

- Spring is here again. Flowers are blooming anew And the fragrance spreads. Often the rains fall. The wetness soaks the gardens And causes new birth. Fecund are the soils. The green sprouts ap...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jun 2013

Making Perfect Sense

- I see beauty everywhere in old faces  grown gentle or embittered with storied lines around the mouth deepset eyes look out on the bones of the earth basalt dozing titans apt to awaken ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jun 2013

Arcadian Lives and Loves

- My father, the Great god Pan, told me once that I was not like his other progeny. Oh, I had the ears and tail of a horse, of course (whinny!) And I had the powers of a demigod. I would live almost for...

By: Survivor | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 05 Jun 2013

Stewards of Gardening

- the soil is turned under and over the cycling suns to moons fed with loving refuse composted experience the careful rows weeded of unnecessary baggage weathered accomplices encouraging...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2013

arrogance

- inside  introspective reflection  in attentive mindfulness steaming bland instant coffee a censor streaming in sense ecstatic Red Scorpions entailed in a monk's cell what am I gonna do w...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jun 2013

Observations on Love and LIfe

- Beauty surrounds us, we have but to see. The ugly is around us too, sadly. Paradox of life and death is our view. Enigmas form and still we continue. The true human spirit never gives up. It ...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 02 Jun 2013

Inertia

- dead calm adrift  a vast pacific mirror waiting salt-poisoned dreams  fevered fish flying a school cracks the glass overarching my too well-made craft still afloat enduring ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jun 2013

all that i am

- (5/29/13) All that I am, all that I can be Is because you came into me I felt a sensation, a shiver, and a chill I lost control, I lost my will. So many words rushing through my mind It was li...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 29 May 2013

Is It Slipping Away?

- Is it slipping away? Have I done it again? The same stupid mistakes? No answer to my pleas. No sign that she is there. It has happened before, This is not a new loss. But I have tried so...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 May 2013

Postcard from 'Nam

- (for Jeff & Bobby, and all the rest) He and I got into it a shouting match a big one snatches of overheard conversations “. . . he had Jane Fonda arrested,” and “. . . near Pleiku ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 May 2013

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By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 May 2013

first the good wine . . . above the salt

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By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 22 May 2013

(Wine and Roses)

- (Wine and Roses) Pan comes piping cloven hooves high-steppin' it white flutter-by maidens ring in on the changes enchanted in the glade of interleaved filtering a sun-dappled glen ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2013

Tantric Yoga

- Annoyed. Not at any one: generally irritable. I tell myself that acquisition of patience, the suspension between desire and attainment, is in itself the goal. Like Tantric Yoga.  My cursor wings...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 May 2013

Zen

- I, as Teishu, invite him in  to our tea house for chanoyu slide the newly papered shojis  leftward two thirds, with the left and the remainder with my right hand having prepared already  t...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 May 2013

Perfectly Accidental Gems at the International Machine Tool Show

- Tiny beads of lucent moisture seined from this Chicago fog, strung carelessly on gossamer: artless, stranded silken spars. Weather, mood and spider labour, in urban stillness, collaborate: diamonds i...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 May 2013

over miso ramen

- geopolitics with breakfast world-travel on my belly over miso ramen sharp pickled ginger earthy fresh cilantro hot red peppers rare American beef crisp green beans almost pho, now some garam masala t...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 May 2013

Water

- ruminations on desert ecosystems bring to mind all those scaly, spiky, hard survivors making a good living enduring thirst under a relentless sun cleaners circle overhead, hovering in updrafts or reco...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 May 2013