Tag Archives: d’verse

Poetics: Holy Places – Within

In an irreverent world It is not easy to find A place of solace that calms your heart. There are shrines that beckon Places the righteous suggest You should visit and feel the love of God. But they are empty … Continue reading

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Haibun Monday: Faith

Its cold out today and I’m stepping back into the church of my childhood. Its grand edifice stands as it always did, intimidating and yet majestic. Inside the cavern of its supposed holiness still fills me with foreboding and I … Continue reading

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Haibun Monday: Who? What? Why?

Write a haibun about what/who inspired you to write poetry. I started writing ‘poetry’ when I was in my teenage years. I found it a means to express my feelings mainly about girls I thought I should know and fall … Continue reading

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OLN #210 Breaking for holidays

The Anthology is now ready for ordering by Amazon. In Europe: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Chiaroscuro-Darkness-Voices-dVerse-Anthology/dp/1979675333/ref=sr_1_14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1513193103&sr=1-14&keywords=chiaroscuro In the US.  https://www.amazon.com/Chiaroscuro-Darkness-Voices-dVerse-Anthology/dp/1979675333/ref=sr_1_7?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1513193029&sr=1-7&keywords=chiaroscuro Living across the pond does ensure Isolation, a sense of being alone Forgotten at times and not considered The intellectual equal of those with … Continue reading

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Quadrille #28 – Spring

Rich and deep red, Lighting up my garden Awakening me from the gloom of winter Shivering, longing for the warmth of spring. I’ll watch you grow Nurture that wondrous moment As you slowly take shape Uncurl in all your beauty … Continue reading

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dVerse Quadrille #27 – Giggle

She giggled unashamedly when I said my name She gasped when I played my game. After she touched my nose, giggled, said its cute. When she awoke, she giggled in delight to see me still here. We embraced, rolled as … Continue reading

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Melt My Heart

Was it the room full of words I was lost within Where you first spied me, Between the sonnets and the free verse? I spin yarns of fairies And many tales of fancy. Your tender approach so apprehensive Claiming intimidation … Continue reading

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