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 … Continue reading

Reflected Words

Trickery in played part,
When East becomes West…

All This

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

Lost Sight, a poem by Brad Osborne at Spillwords.com

~~~ Spillwords.com presents: Lost Sight, a poem by Brad Osborne, whose writings cover fiction and non-fiction, and cross most genres. Source: Lost Sight, a poem by Brad Osborne at Spillwords.com ~~~  

Bombed Out

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

Word Thief

You will have to read my mind,
Find my thoughts behind the eyes…

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.

Unspoken

Turn stale and crumble in decay,
Blown in the winds yesterdays…

Decorated

We wear the medals with pride,
Fruit salad served on our chest…

Amber Waves

Oh, fair stalks of ripened grain,
Flowing like the lion’s mane…

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