Measured Life

We are blessed beyond measure,
But rarely do we treasure,
All the things with which we’re blessed,
Wanting more we do attest

I Try

I can boast of the greatest colored sunrise,
With flourish of words stained in the descriptive

Forest Lambs

Wooden fingers snap syncopated beats,
As sparks waft into the air like fireflies

Wild Poetry: Wild Side (By Brad Osborne) — Blog of the Wolf Boy

We allow the trappings of what we have become. The haute couture wrappings of an upright kingdom. To infect how we think and how we see ourselves. Repressing all instinct, where nature sits and delves. This courtesy and tact we present to the world. Hides the genetic fact, an inner beast is curled. For even […] … Continue reading

Busy Bees

In our busy bee lives
Taking care of our hives

Allay

I think that you have heard me say
Rhyming ‘ee’ was not child’s play

Ode to a Rhyme

I wonder how hard it would be
For each line to end beautifully
With words that rhyme most verily
With the long sound of the vowel ‘e’

Whittled Words – Rispetto Poem

A rispetto is a very old Italian poetic form and its age has spawned many definitions, but the two most common variations are these:

MOS 8541

In paper fifteen hundred yards away
Now a perfect small circle can be seen

Full Hold

Twenty-three old salts set sail that day
And to a man a well-seasoned crew
Off to New Guinea is what they say
With fair winds and skies a cloudless blue

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