Monthly Archives: September 2020

Reliance

“Another night lost to the light of the sun.” she cried. “Don’t you mean the moon?” “The moon has no light of its own. It is by reason of the sun you see her magnificence. That is what I learned, … Continue reading

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Acceptance

Some now call me oldThe toddler and the teenThe aged call me youngI’m caught in between Cumulonimbus arrowsAim at verdant fieldsWhile candlelight flickersBending shadows as it steals Blessings where I standLessons learned are mercy’s tradeThe grass is always greenerUntil you … Continue reading

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Pause

Posted on June 9, 2013 Life is moving, pages turning,Words don’t slow down, my mind can’t keep up Eyes are blinking faster, fasterEver doing, never slowingClock is ticking, where’s it going My only solace is your presenceHoly Spirit, give me … Continue reading

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Complexity

 

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True to Onesself

“OH to be a fly on her wall”, she said.“If you were, you’d have not a care”, I repliedWords with no meaningGrant one no feelingStill alone doing just what flies doIf you want to eavesdropIt’s best to stay you Dversepoets.com … Continue reading

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A Poetic Ear

I’ll leave it to the rain to speakAs it gently drops from my weathered eavesI’ll leave it to the sun to spillShadows through staccato skyI’ll leave it to the wind to spread promisesThis is where IWill hear truth dversepoets.com Quadrillw … Continue reading

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For One With No Words

When you’re a hundred years old and secludedAway from all of your friendsIs it really hard to imagineYour life may be ready to end And when potential mates find you tarnishedBronze by the cage you are inEach day the mist … Continue reading

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Above the Clamour

Quiet smooth wordsFaint whispersPlain, pallid syllablesTune the ear more thanThundering garish eloquenceResonating vibrating echoesThe smallest star in the skyMay be the brightest guideWorth searching out Dversepoets.com Open Link Night. Any poem of choice.    

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Longing

Take me back before the burn When fire warmed More than skin Soul’s together slowly churned In perfect union out and in A place each mortal seeks and yearns Take me back before the burn   Dversepoets.com challenge is to … Continue reading

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