Category: contmeporary poetry

DO SOMETHING!

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I have been spending a lot of time doing things worthy of writing about lately, or at least I hope they are worth reading!
One thing I’ve learned about writing and most especially writing poetry, is that you need to take time and some times extended time to immerse yourself in life, love and laughter to continue to be inspired to write!
I am happy to share that I have been feeling the desire to write resurfacing, so here’s hoping for some soon to be new inspired words.
What have you been immersed in lately?
Cheers!

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The darkest of rain

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The darkest of rains

Come at night when you sleep

Pouring down like the tears

While little children weep

I perch on the window sill

Waiting,

Watching,

For the right moment to enter

Your dreams while you sleep

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The Power of the Pink Pen

Pretty and pink as could be

If only they could see

Her

As flirtatious

As she was gracious

As worldly

As her hair curly

She was fiery

Feelings she left in her diary

For she would be hung

If she was found speaking of such things

So young

Or maybe they would cut out her tongue

And splash it with rum

And interject

So she wouldn’t infect

The lack of respect

That being more than pretty in pink

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The Grin

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Art: Valencia Pierre

I can feel it creeping in

The little corners of my mouth

Want to turn against me and give in

To an awe inspired grin

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Collide

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Photo Credit Link: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/01/photogalleries/100112-week-in-space-pictures-77/

 

 

Collide

Wild side

Worlds collide

She tried to live by the rules

Implement her Dr. taught tools

Strategies?

Remedies?

But it was a slippery slope

With only words as her rope

Observers filled with hope Continue reading