Sunrise

Forever it has been just dawn
The glowing horizon of promise
The faint hues that portend
The first ray of sunshine

Family Bonds

But it did lead to the desire to, at least, post an entry about my bond with my sister. The immediate thought was about how we define family.

Guest Post by Yeka Batucan-Palileo

Welcome to my first guest post ever!

Whittled Words – English Sonnet

Welcome to the weekly series, Whittled Words. A series highlighting the innumerable types and styles of poetry to challenge any creative wordsmith. If you are new to writing poetry, I hope you will find something that sparks your pen to paper and brings out your own inner poet. For the seasoned poets, I hope you … Continue reading

Warrior’s Prayer

Oh, mercy lay your hands on me
A wretched soul not yet set free
Proud soldier with unbent knee
A good death is all I beg of thee

If

If I had only known
I would be left alone
Never would I have kissed
Those lips now sorely missed

Ghost Girl

Or has this game been well played out
Leaving me in a condition
You leave me with some aching doubt
And I fear your apparition

House Cleaning

Just a quick housekeeping note to my followers and readers, then I promise it is back to the good stuff.

War Torn

Thrust upon us this horrid war
Lives cast in blood and sand
Can we ever hope something more
Salvation but prayer in weak hand

Harlequin Friend

Ne’er on my shoulder
Need wrap insincere your arm
Vaudevillian hook

Flannel with Faith

Embracing imperfection with faith, flannel, & fresh air

JaZzArt en València

Faith saved us from the savages that we were, losing faith makes us savages again

Suicide Squeeze

Often Misunderstood

The Poetorium at Starlite

An Open Mic & Poetry Show

Rtistic

I speak my heart out.

Harley Reborn

♠️Rip It Up & Start Again♥️

D.C. Gilbert

Award-winning Author, Veteran

Rum and Robots

We Survived and Arrived - Now as Warriors We Thrive

I didn't have my glasses on....

A trip through life with fingers crossed and eternal optimism.

Perception

A journey into the labyrinth of my sceptical mind.

Pete Springer

Passionate Teacher and Future Children's Author