Tag Archives: Sad

Humanity On The Road

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Kerry Says~How Does The Story End? “Often, the hardest part of writing a poem, is the creation of a memorable final line. The value of a strong conclusion is evident, but sometimes … Continue reading

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Hopes

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “pin” awaking in stillness she knows he has gone for good after she pinned hopes on him https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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underneath

Written for:  Carpe Diem 1398 – Purity  (Rumi) Purity: A certain Sufi tore his robe in grief, and the tearing brought such relief he gave the robe the name faraji, which means ripped open, or happiness, or one who brings the … Continue reading

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remains

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1316 – “Moon of My Delight” (from Omar Khyyam) dawn until down moonrise © Chèvrefeuille (experimental haiku) Here is my attempt: love fades in different phases moon remains http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/  

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Unremovable Disguise

Written for:  Poetics Aside – November Chapbook Challenge 2017 – Day 2 Write a disguise poem.  (Halloween, spies, practical jokes.  Some people disguise their true selves on social media profiles–not to mention all the disguises used by plants, animals, and … Continue reading

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Henry

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Artistic Interpretations (posted by Margaret) – Write a poem for one or more of the images Welcome to Artistic Interpretations. Inspiration is found in nature, museums, and … at county fairs. These … Continue reading

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The Swerk One

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Scribble It!  “Awhape Me” (posted by Paul) Experts at the University of York have complied a list of 30 words from the English language that have fallen out of our consciousness and … Continue reading

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Deserted

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1249 – Despair alone one flower tears fall © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: trees stripped of leaves He sits shirtless, lonely chilled in Autumn air http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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“Wall”

Written for:  Haiku Horizons girl in back yard Peach scent over garden wall Sad she cannot reach fruit https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Aftermath

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #32  (posted by whimsygizmo) Used to be a beach, son. Ocean’s white waves spilled, filled hem of shore with laced froth. Sand covered this ground, tiny grains that sifted through fingers. See tattooed … Continue reading

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