I have been silenced for so long
I do not know my own voice
All I hear
Are your words.
I see your glance
Better than everyone else.
You are hiding behind fear
That controls you
And all you do
Keeping me in check
In case I discover my voice
Saturday 27th February 2021 7:56 pm
It is always easy
to think that we could
do better than our parents,
until we are one.
It is always easy
to think that we would
be kinder than others were
without knowing their struggle.
It is always easy
to accept current propaganda
until we have
identified with another culture.
It is always easy
to condemn our historical figures
with 20/20 vision
from the safe ...
Saturday 27th February 2021 6:39 pm
Also by Brian Hodgkinson Jr.:I Saw You | Attending Phantom | Traveling Mercies | His Shining | Tea Time | Snap | Physic | Do Not Forget To Flush | Today | Extinct Possibility | Like the Sun | Streaming Relief | The Man in the Mirror | Floaters | Unlimited Mercy | VR | College Contemporary Ethics Class | Rhyme & Reason | To Everything | Since a Warrior | Hobo | A Certain Valentine | Photomask | Kenyan Morning | We Sat There | Haiku #7 2021 | My Writing Senryu | Twister | Fall On Me | Red | African Wise Man |
Saturday,27th February 2021
We are love-starved people
always search for and struggle
it is not the matter for an individual
but for all human beings
what shall happen?
if you are desperately driven
you are not attentively heard
and words go into oblivion
think of other means available
make your voice laudable
let people know about yo...
Saturday 27th February 2021 4:43 pm
Also by Jadia4708au:Life-Live full length | Life is complete | Born free | Totally agreed | You have an answer | Mercy flows | Find love & peace | Nothing wrong if | She is my choice | Not nature but | Make poets | Always two sides | Mom-No more | The mind should be free | No gap | Lovely creature-Nature | Living life | Memory-Special category | I know | My eyes speak | Never die-Thoughts | Nothing unusual | Tomorrow-Farewell | Love-Joy forever | Posthumus recognition | Holy experience | Smoothly in mind | Love-It's purest form | Special and holy corner-Love | Friendship & relation | Valentine Day | Only love | Peace within | Hasmukh-Smiling face | I shall be | Love me | Indecision |
No matter what you seek to say
Your eyes always give you away.
No matter how you play your role
Your eyes are the window to your soul.
Maybe you should avoid my gaze
When you involve me in your plays
Of make-believe and innocence -
In shadow-sway of sweet pretence.
Even when you lower your lashes
I seem to see those deceitful flashes;
So now sense says that we should ...
Saturday 27th February 2021 4:34 pm
Also by M.C. Newberry:EXCUSES, EXCUSES. | A POLITICAL CLERIHEW | A POP CLERIHEW (1) and (2) | CLOSED MIND | THOUGHT FOR ANY DAY | ARTY-FARTY - a clerihew | ANOTHER COMEDY CLERIHEW | A COMEDY CLERIHEW | A CONSTITUTIONAL CLERIHEW | A CONTEMPORARY CLERIHEW | DISTANCE NO PROBLEM - a Covid poem |
Poem 113 of 230: FOLLOWING THE SUN - SPRING 2000
Having moved, by buses, up the hill from Salford to Bury
(To be within walk of new work, again),
These stimuli surround, between my abode and the factory,
As I follow the sun - its wax, its wane:
Walking toward work and the rising sun, a morning chorus
Rides the crisp breezy air of hill-farmland,
While gravel, of road and path, b...
Saturday 27th February 2021 3:18 pm
Photographs can find lost connections instead I put my record player on.
Certain favourite songs
rhythm takes flight
full volume on
heart starts dancing
good times spinning
rocking rolling lovers
summers keep coming
past moments click
when needle lifts
records slot time
back into place
feelings stacked ready
to relive love
when music returns
me to somet...
Saturday 27th February 2021 1:07 pm
Also by Nigel Astell:Surrender Not An Option | When Cold Nights Just Got Better | Giving Something Back | That Certain Twinkle in His Eye |
I know of old people
who lose their hearing
and lose their bearings
who lose their glasses
and lose their car keys
who lose their balance
and lose their sharpness
and can't remember
half the time
I know of them
because I have heard stories
none of which applies to me
I just heard stories.
Saturday 27th February 2021 12:57 pm
Also by d.knape:SNOW MOON | But Mom Said... | Smaller Circles | APPLE | Finding Time | The Great Texas Snow Storm--a poem by O.L Buzzerd | Cabin In The Woods | Ghost Rainbow | Black Box | BLACKOUT | Snowball's Chance | Shivering Timbers | OPEN DOOR | Oh Canada | FACE LOOK | ADS | KERFUFFLE | Senior Moment | 8 Lines | GO FISHIN' | Testing Positive | Unbeaten Paths | Poem For Sale | Cottage Cheese |
I ate some strange old mushrooms
Got chased off a shark
It jumped outta my beer bottle
And began to bark
I ran through a dying mist
And into a wall
Then into the deepest sleep
I began to fall.
Into strawberry Fields
With lemon drizzle streams
And coconut shells
Full of incoherent dreams
What a strange
Saturday 27th February 2021 12:55 pm
Also by Stephen W Atkinson:The Misted Pane | The Unsettled Man | A Reflection | The Rhythm of My Heart |
Winter tidy up in the garden
A friendly Robin came along
Dining on bugs and worms from fresh soil
Entertaining us with his song
Saturday 27th February 2021 12:37 pm
Also by julie callaghan:Snow Moon | Fairy Penguins Find Friendship | The Treasure Map | A Winter Walk To Whittington | The Long And Winding Road | It's A Sin | Lockdown Patience | Pebbles | Rooks Roosting | Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team | Rusty | Toro Bravo | 15 Million | Still There | Love Is Forever..... Not Just Valentines Day | Last Summer I Was A Rainbow | Green Eyed Monster | Legging It | Too Little Too Late | Little Pots Of Hyacinth | The Greatest Show | The Parish Council Meeting | The Cross | Jack Of All Trades | Feeling Blue? | The Lovebirds | Tomorrow Will Be A Good Day | A New Vaccine | Captain Sir Tom | Quantity Over Quality (Now There Lies A Question) | The First Of February Part 2 | The First Of February |
she'd faded to a cipher
a silhouette on the wall,
I took shelter in dreams
in my sleep I can recall
the girl she used to be
afore time did us part,
the question I pose is;
oh where is her heart?
no love fills her veins
smile a vague smear
harder than me, she
exploits the old fear
that she will leave me
like a thief in the night
my poor spiri...
Saturday 27th February 2021 11:41 am
Also by simon lucan:Backache | Lizard Love | Blue Umbrella | Springs | Speedway Boy | Broomstick Baby | At The Grave Of St Valentine | Love Bites | Concussion | Carpet Burns | Spokes | Binned |
Elijah was walking back with iced tea he got from the store,
But he “looked sketchy” so the police arrested him and threw him to the floor.
They placed him in a carotid hold until he could not breathe anymore,
Which led to his heart attack and he later died from all the suffering he endured.
So we played violins for him hoping he would play with us from heaven.
Except it w...
Saturday 27th February 2021 11:20 am
Also by Your Royal Poetess:Acoíris | Void | Hate Is A Virus | The Diary Of The Coloured | El Corazón | The Fifth Element | Lilith | Tuī hé lā | 1994-2020 | A WoMAN’s World | Needeth | Mi Anemone | Senshi (戦士) | 悪夢 | Akumu |
Gone, Winters all-white glaring mornings,
gone the cold instigated misted yawnings
every ledge hung ice jewelled pendants liquify and have descended to kiss the ground
not one frozen motionless stream, river, or expanse of water to be found
Natures untamed audiences applaud the coming youth who will renew
his greening promise and banish the past chilled curfew.
Saturday 27th February 2021 10:38 am
Also by Rose Casserley:Blessings of resurrection | More to his words than meets the soul | Stonesque |
There is no ultimate height to be reached
No passion that can be fully satiated
We fly high once in a while then plunge
Down to the nest from which we flew
Satisfaction is a mediocre expression
It barely describes ambition least of all desire
Our arduous searching becomes circular
Round and round we go chasing our own tails
We seek sublime happenings in...
Saturday 27th February 2021 9:56 am
Also by keith jeffries:Incipient Signs | Reunion | Retreat to Natrun | The Earth Sleeps | Grandpa | Borrowed Time | The Echo Chamber |
He saw her giving him the once over,
She looked at him once,it was all over.
She said she was seeing another man,
Roy took her to the opticians in his van.
"I don't know what went wrong between me and her,
Or "Tubby "as I often lovingly did refer."
Roy a recovering alchoholic went through hell,
She took the bottle opener with her as well.
It broke Roy's heart in t...
Saturday 27th February 2021 7:27 am
Also by hugh:Jane's hunt for a tall man fell short | Divorce !! | Claire and her husband Jim were alcoholics | My husband !!! | A wife's atticulating plea | Big head !!! | Gran behaving badly | From horse to mouse ! | A door to door hearing aid salesman | An act of kindness by a food bank worker | Valentine's day | A dental treat | A change of plan | A musical and religious revolution | Female brains ! | Homeless in the rain. Help !!! | A Stabademic hits London this weekend !! | Varying views on ageing | An apple puzzle that might appeal | A saucy regret | Please don't feed the horses ! | Thank you, Captain Sir Tom Moore | The Blackburn Cathedral mass jab centre |
Set sail in the Sunset
When the world was big
and the ship I was onboard left Trinidad
sailed to the Panama Canal.
We crossed the Pacific Ocean, and we were alone
in a world so big.
Then the Indian Ocean, the world was endless
finding an island, a needle in a haystack.
It was long ago, long before Apollo made the world
into a small planet in the vast universe
Saturday 27th February 2021 7:17 am
Also by jan oskar hansen:book | democracy for everyone | the Tasmanian tiger | Equus Ferrous | morning sight | morning sight | the execution | dolphin | critical thinking | Palestinian chaos | the son I lost | the rancorous people | officers and gentlemen | the sea of the forgotten | it could be true | nature and love | devine comedy | haiku under lockdown | a new language | self-determination | global warming | global warming | the debate | clean feet | EU Failed | rules and regulation | (untitled) |
Whatever my body, my soul is beautiful
Whatever my wealth, my soul is rich
Whatever the chaos, my soul is tranquil
Whatever the burden, my soul supports me
Whatever I lose, my soul will stay
Saturday 27th February 2021 12:28 am
Also by Aviva Rifka Bhandari:The Growth Of Fear | Breathe | Path Finding | New Year's Dream | Waves | The Certainty Of Death | The Loss Of Those Who Haven't Died | No Reason To Sigh | Slow Down | Square One | Still Practicing | Passing Through | All That I Am (Power To Decide) | Elsewheres And Might Have Beens | Breath On The Mirror | Hourglass | The Middle Of Being | Are Dreams Thicker Than Blood? | Down But Not Out | How Far Sorry Goes | I Cannot Cling | Perspective | Tongue Tied | What Lies Beyond Truth? | The Cause of So Many Tears | Stride On |
Born of poverty, to a working class that knew no favours, forged in the fire of our troubled teens,
We wanted to taste life in all of its variety of flavours, and we had the will, if not the means,
Set on such a wild path before we’d ever even met, rough under foot with the promise of these things,
Paupers in terms of material riches, and yet, you and I brother were destined to be, “kings,”
Friday 26th February 2021 10:16 pm
Also by Jason Bayliss:500 | This Too Shall Pass | Fame |
Dust motes dance on a sunbeam
as I scribble down a memory, pot it like a plant:
dazed by the sun’s gaze
I write romance
Where the winds’ forget-me-nots blow
summer days’ sway
into a dreamless sleep
dust motes gleam in the sunbeams
that I keep.
A primal scream seeps into these splintered recollections,
forming sharpened shards,
while meaning s...
Friday 26th February 2021 9:52 pm
Also by John E Marks:Harvest moon | The snow moon | End times | Melancholy | i.m. John Donne 1572 (London) - 1631 (London) | Spring Blue | Ynys Môn | STUTTERER | Terra Nova | A Rhapsody in Blue | Grace under pressure | High-Rise Flat | Himalyan Greeks* | The unsaid | The old religion of love | February early morning |
He took white wine but drank Belgian lager.
Everyone was in couples. The talk was all about kids, cars and Ikea.
Fish out of water he decided to slip away.
On the way out he noticed the un-opened white wine.
So he took it home.
Blossom Hill. Tesco. 5.99
Friday 26th February 2021 7:12 pm
Also by Chameleon:Wednesday Morning at Nine O'Clock | Late for Her Lecture | Astrid aka |
I have an acorn in my hand
I am curious as to what it will be
Will I grind it into flour
Will I plant it in the ground
Will I throw it to be gathered
Will I keep it safe and sound
What does the acorn want?
Does the acorn even want?
How will I ever know?
It will not respond.
It is my choice, then
Use, grow, throw, keep
It's always my choice
My universal affect...
Friday 26th February 2021 6:33 pm
Also by Collin Pulmano:Can - Paperhouse (1971) | I |
What would truth feel like if it were free? Perhaps it is? Perhaps I am?
I am realising deeply that I am the universe that you fear.
Guided meditations are like recipes for making bread.
"If I could see and know what people are like when they're alone, I'd never be lonely again."
Friday 26th February 2021 4:26 pm
Also by Daniel Reuben King:Blindfolded | Animated By Decay |
The anxiety it kills me
Never letting up
I’m happy in my life
More happy than I’ve been
I have everything you could ever want
And a wonderful partner that I love too much
I’m wise beyond my years
I’m healthy so to speak
I’m writing less because I’m happy now
And tragedy and sadness write and read the best
I have goals that I’m working towards...
Friday 26th February 2021 3:59 pm
Also by Chelsea Crossman:Side Effects | What They Say |
A will-o'-the-wisp wields
too much power, phosphorescent
as it is evanescent, invites
the traveler to mistake
the swamp for ground
But the ignis fatuus caresses
those weary irises for
moments of reprieve, then
proves just as vacuous
as a midsummer night's
Friday 26th February 2021 3:09 pm
Also by Holden Moncrieff:Halcyon Days | How many minutes to midnight? | Pernicious Pyrotechnics | Engraved | Before the Broomsticks | Stratagem | Principium | Nyx | It takes two to tango... | Uncharted | High Priests | Entropy |
Shocking surprises life can bring
Without giving a chance to sing
Some good ones and some sad
Making you happy or really mad
Some people may come and go
Similar to the stream of river flow
You continue searching for them
Only if they were a priceless gem
Anything can happen at anytime
But sometimes it feels like a crime
When you don’t know what is coming
Friday 26th February 2021 2:40 pm
Also by Aisha Suleman:Act Of Kindness | Spreading Joy | Love Yourself | Captain Sir Tom Moore |
Chasing perfection is imperfect he thought
Pursuing perfection leads to unrealised idealism
He pondered as he watched the waterproof shoe just float below the waterline not making progress, an enigma, ironical, surreal, no just a misplaced destiny,
Like a fish out of water, like a shoe suspended with no motion,
His life was out of time and space, his thoughts of destiny out of synch wi...
Friday 26th February 2021 1:48 pm
Once he saw himself
a shaman from a vanished world.
World in perpetual motion;
no patience for how the photograph lies.
Two-dimensional people of today,
snapped and shot, could not stand in his heart.
But she! He saw how she powered forth
from a pre-linguistic world. Her magic
brought joy with instantaneous engagement.
That's not to say she wouldn't speak.
Speech is yoked with brea...
Friday 26th February 2021 1:09 pm
Also by Adam Whitworth:I've Got The Poems | A view | Love | Why They Wake | Feb | What Was Found | Graveside | The Captain's Dilemma | Peace... |
drawn to the wrong things
in and out of curiosity
peering over the ledge
late to dates with death
dreaming of the wrong things
embracing my body
I want this experience
as days lose meaning
we’re pleasantly shocked
by all we see
as once again
we learn how to feel
we’re pleasantly shocked
as we read
Friday 26th February 2021 11:59 am
Also by Robert C Gaulke:Meeting agendas | Poems turned into songs | every relationship is a relationship | homo | ablutions | labeled | Your Bed | More research | SSS | That one time |
Splitting doors and crashing walls
Create a path to a place that few can venture to
Heavenly hosts emerge
Carrying red pillows to welcome a new life.
The mood is set
People and nymphs gather
With nature singing and praising
The day goes on
Marshmallow clouds fill the sky
Forging a bond between the eternal plains
The fields and the doors merge
Leaving the ...
Friday 26th February 2021 6:44 am
Also by Blue Raven:Fading dreams | A new normal | Circle of Life |
I've broken the silence once again
Trying to be me again
Hoping for a future beautiful to see
From the moon i dive into the sea
Open your arms and await to hold me
As my lingering feel is desperate for thee
So the moon shall gaze at the unison of free
The hearts are melting and so is silence
Words waves in tapestry of love and care...
Friday 26th February 2021 5:35 am
Also by Moon.girl:Exploration | Beneath these | Heavenly treasures | After your going away |
whats the point to be that rare-
when uh can't be used anywhere
but, as a sign of richness.
I'll rather wind the rusted wire around my finger,
nd watch other embroideries linger.
Friday 26th February 2021 5:05 am
Also by Nazia Khan:Free in captivity | Ending of gloomy days | Reprimand from beyond | Anomaly | Red flood | Isle | Astray | Escapism of soul |
Tangled in the branches
In awe of the view
My goal was to meet with the sky
Longing to be closer to where I find comfort
How much longer will I wander alone, remaining hidden from your sight?
I've strayed so far that my footprints have faded into the soil.
The light used to guide me
Now it's disappeared behind dark clouds
It seems like so long ago when I used to sit in anticipated s...
Friday 26th February 2021 4:42 am
Also by Jordyn Elizabeth:Your Time Will Come | Temporary Fool. | The Most Perfect Dream |
Keep your conscience clear
And intentions right without fear
For a deed is more by intent
Than by work done
Wear honesty and loyalty on your sleeve
Even if you have to be true for fraction of minute
And no matter what your relationships
Be a loyal friend, an honest lover, a true partner, a caring parent, a neighbour, a child and even a stranger
Never let lies and cheating...
Friday 26th February 2021 2:18 am
Also by Hope Ray:Silent whispers | Divine grace | Thank you dear!! | The favoured | Breathings | Right on time | Smiles!! | Life revisited | Divine circle | Breathtaking | Going on | Tornadoes | Stoicism | The light | Be, so it is. | Ripped open | Few | Blessed n happy | The wind | Darker side of humans | Found the one | Blessings | Be | Peaceful |
I don't believe in Zombies he said misunderstanding what she said completely
Oh, it was a misunderstanding. You said Zumba. You're here for the Zumba class?
No, sorry, I wanted to exchange my Roomba, Is this Currys?
Change your Rhubarb? I think you want the place next door mate. We don't stock those here.
Rhubarb? no I said leotard isn't this the leotardis, the incredibly niche lyrca and doc...
Thursday 25th February 2021 9:31 pm
Also by Andy N:Consequences XVI |
After I was made redundant from 20 years in the coalmining industry I embarked on a second 20 year career as a self-employed management consultant. And what a life it was too! Getting paid three, sometimes four, times the going rate for advising executives of the bleeding obvious; the joke being that they could have heard my thoughts down the pub at night for free! And if it went wrong? Well, ...
Thursday 25th February 2021 9:01 pm
Also by John Coopey:VACCINATION BLUES | DIED IN VAIN | THE RED LADY OF PAVILAND | TO BE A VOLUNTEER | COVID CLOTHES BLUES | A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY | THE ANTI-CHRIST OF HISTORY | WRONG ROAD ROUND - AN URBAN VILLANELLE | (untitled) | SUNDAY SCHOOL |
Hannibal and Charlemagne, they’re all the same ---
they came, they saw, they conquered, then died.
Those who pushed your wagons, remember their names?
The wind seems furious with your horse’s mane.
Such power! Great men like you can never be denied,
though I’ll sit this one out if it’s all the same.
And others would, given the choice, have stayed at home,
preferring their stars...
Thursday 25th February 2021 7:22 pm
Also by Tony Hill:ROLES |
In sunny times outdoors,
They will drag down the tone;
But when the weather’s foul,
They come into their own.
They keep at bay the mud
And swallow up the rain;
They fight the bitter wind
And, best, they don’t complain.
(From "The Shape of the Trees"). For all gluttons for punishment, this book is available free on kindle (Amazon) from Friday 26 -Sunday 28 Feb...
Thursday 25th February 2021 4:59 pm
Also by Stephen Gospage:Vacuum cleaners at twenty paces | Spring | Listening to Tippett | The Red Marriage | In the woods | Essex |
The day started out great
Had so many things planned,
A quick trip to the beach
For much needed sun and sand.
Not a thought of you that morning
But checked my feed on the way
And IG just had to remind me
Of a memory 3 years ago today.
A happy photo of us, all smiles
That day had been surreal and fun.
Then my brain went on overdrive
Suddenly, I was back t...
Thursday 25th February 2021 4:40 pm
Also by Scattered Sun:In A Nanosecond | You Didn’t Call | Seeing You Again | Happy Days | The Things I Know | The Days After | Status | He’s Gone |
El sol con furor
acaba de alcanzar
su máximo esplendor.
El gitano al sol
pasa mucho calor,
grita hasta callar
Vuelve loco al matón
robale el corazón,
cortale la respiración
cantale con valor,
cuando el sol con furor
alcanzó su esplendor.
Tu corazón al sol
acabo con su palpitar,
cuando el sol c...
Thursday 25th February 2021 3:18 pm
Also by Luis Francisco Hernandez Martin:Los Cinco Jinetes | Peliculas | The World is Glass | My Partner | Metro Station | Nightmare | Shadows | Se Murió El Amor (in advance this is one of my poems written in spanish my natural language) | Beautiful Power | Nightmare | Temple Encounters (Funny poem) |
Lincoln Bill crowned you Queen of all around you,
insisting that he who played King for a day would
kill for a second: the honour so high and
rich with all your bounty –
no mere paper gain, it came laden with the
trappings of a full-hearted love, say it
twice, three times, whatever helps to emphasise.
Now, about that love, I knew from the start –
no need even to r...
Thursday 25th February 2021 1:23 pm
letter to spring / michael kwack
in a wind
there's a scent of spring
i've passed the winter away
in a far place alone
but only hours of emptiness
and got to write letters now
the last confessions
to me and others
then to meet the spring
in complete quietness
Thursday 25th February 2021 11:05 am
To deeply love someone
That gives purpose
To unmistakably be loved by someone
But to be passionately in love with each other
That's where the magic is!
Thursday 25th February 2021 5:35 am
Also by Dewald:How to lose valentine’s day |
Searching for any redemption.
Longing for new perception.
A faithless man walks through the double door.
He’s greeted with smiles and handshakes like they are welcoming the poor.
He feels guilt and shame like it’s written on his face.
Finds a pew in the back of the unfamiliar place.
Religion is his last resort, he’s spiritually broken.
He’s watching the congregation worsh...
Thursday 25th February 2021 3:17 am
Also by Rebel Elaine:Hypochondriac’s Prescription | Snow Daze | Sunflowers are People too | A Kitten for your Troubles | Morning of Mourning | Blurred Reality | Work Affairs Part II | Work Affairs Part I | Seeking a Soulmate | One of those Nights | Innocent Romance | Cupcake Phase | Shot Heard 'Round the School | When Cancer Takes | Sister's Graduation | Break Up | Thoughts of a Toy | Anchor from College | My Covid Story | Stuck in a Dream | Sane in a Psych Ward | Daddy's Beautiful Mess |
My core, shook and rumbled
Me being, awakened, humbled
My psyche, aligned, revives
My flesh, survived and thrives
This moment. The presence. A gift.
Breathe. Smile. Be happy. Exist.
Exhale. Relax. Surrender. Inspire.
Inhale. Trust. Love. Respire
Wednesday 24th February 2021 8:37 pm
Also by Connie Walter:Love freely |
You say I am a good person,
They say I am a bad one,
Forgetting that I am just a human being,
Just being what I am now.
Change is unstoppable, just like the flow of water,
People change, so does life,
Making sad almost all the time.
They say you are the one with wisdom,
I can only see you as the one with regret.
"Life is beautiful" as you state,
So why it becomes so hard living like ...
Wednesday 24th February 2021 6:08 pm
Also by Bhavesh Ahalani:The patient | Acceptance |
Cats know what love is GLA 2021-02-24
Cats know what love is, I’ve seen it with my eyes, If you’re feeling lonely, to them It’s no suprise. They’ll sit and purr upon your lap, until you push them down. By which time you’ve forgotten the reason for your frown.
They are clued in from the start, as kittens seem to know, their only vocation is to be the...
Wednesday 24th February 2021 3:19 pm
Also by Grant Aspinall:Grim Reaper | The Wind | Melted Cheese | dignity within | naked |
There's a land in my dreams I often go.
There's no left or right, no high no low.
People listen, respect and understand.
All warm and bright, yet a sunless land.
A place like time has been put on hold.
All around I hear love stories being told.
I also hear music, but see nobody play.
I don't want to awake, as I want to stay.
Is this place a preview of what's to be?
When time on Earth ...
Wednesday 24th February 2021 8:26 am
Also by Mike Bartram:Sophie Scholl (White Rose) | Stanley Park (21/2/21) | Tir Na Nog (Land of the Young) | Elisa Lam (The Hotel Cecil) | No Barriers (Happy Valentines Day) | Orpheus and Eurydice | Puddle Jumping (For Cancer Research) | Adrift | Key To The Door! | Stadt Moers Park | Pine Cone Cottage |
You, the fire, intent on burning it all
with the heat of a blue-white flame
aimed at my kindling heart
There is no comfort for me here
Where love was sought
I found wolves at the door
Wednesday 24th February 2021 5:45 am
Also by Mike McPeek:Guests, of a Sort | The Little Things |
to my darkness,
my own darkness
from your fears,
to my own fears
to my nightmares
that held me close
like familiar friends.
(Michael Martinez 2021)
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 9:11 pm
For a long time you felt that you were weak
For a long time you felt that you weren't loved, that you didn't belong
Too emotional, too many feelings,
How could anyone or anything ever love the broken human you'ved become
How could anyone see the beautiful you trying to emerge from the dark
For a long time you felt that you were weak
Too emotional, too many feelings, you deserved...
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 7:34 pm
Also by Jacqueline L Elias:Healing | Light |
It's so simple to love me;
just being beside me,
feeling the warmth of your hands,
your kisses melting on my lips
such as my letters melt
between ink and paper
To love me is to share the prelude of my longings,
your feverish caresses between kisses and dew,
to see my dreams reflected in your eyes;
to hand me a rose,
to whisper an I love you
To love m...
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 6:48 pm
Also by Noris Roberts:How much I loved you | Remember me! | How much I loved you | I don't know... | Scream... |