Monthly Archives: February 2014

MeetingTheBar: Character Matters – The Farmer

Grizzled, a face etched with creases So alike this drought ravaged landscape. He speaks few words Standing at the gate His sheep milling around. He’s a picture of concentration Particular beasts to select. He shouts orders Barker responds, dashers here … Continue reading

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Poem 101 – You

It’s a simple thing Nothing ostentatious That sets you apart You being you. Could I ask for more?

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OpenLinkNight ~ February 2014 – Loss

I wake in this pit. Sheer walls, rock floor No chance of escape I await a hand, redemption.   Will I wait long? Barely space to spread out My limbs contracting In this confined space.   Ironic that you Are … Continue reading

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Haibun Thinking – Literature Week – Arrival

This week I have selected this prompt for my haibun: Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! ~ Dr Seuss I know I could not have picked a … Continue reading

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Poem 101 – Write Me a Letter

Write me a letter, one from you In which you paint me pictures In your words, of you and love, Of places far away, where dreams come true. Make your words sing to me Lullabies long forgotten. Make your words … Continue reading

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There’s SomeTHING I Want to Tell You–dVerse Meeting the Bar – Shower

I approach you each day, full of expectation You are a rare constant in my life. In anticipation of desire I reach for you. My hand manipulates and turned you on. I await your touch, knowing your caress Will sooth … Continue reading

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OpenLinkNight ~ Week 133 – Package

Arriving on my doorstep, A package wrapped in silence Begging to be opened.   Words flowed forth. Not just any meaningless words But a language of love, of affection.   I take it into my arms Allow it to wrap … Continue reading

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