Slippery Slope

My mind is slanted,
Any drop of idea,
Runs deftly to the edge…

Whittled Words – Luc Bat Poem

The Luc Bat is a Vietnamese poetic form that means “six-eight.” In fact, the poem consists of alternating lines of six and eight syllables.

The Death of Currency

The ink stained linen and shiny coins,
That have passed through ten thousand hands…

All This

Bed chamber romances,
With kingdoms at stake,
Lost in stolen glances…

Tuesday Tidbits #79

A rasher of rarified rumors, ruminations, and rants.

Bombed Out

Thoughts fall like bombs,
Rippling the plane of my existence…

Sheltered Thanks

Sorrows drip from leaking eaves
Chasing a path to fertile ground
Like angel’s tears upon green leaves
Flowed off with nary a sound

If You Love, Love Openly

With him lived and studied twenty monks and one nun whose name was Eshon.

Whittled Words – Trenta-Sei Poem

The Trenta-Sei form was created by the poet John Ciardi. It’s a 36-line poem (the word “Trenta-Sei” is Italian for 36) that has a rhyme pattern and refrains.

On Scherian Shores

And when Alcinous asked of love,
Odysseus gave pause to think…

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