Tag Archives: Thoughts

Dark Thoughts

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  “Unseen Things”  (posted by Jilly) “Only about 5% of the universe is visible matter. There are many things that we cannot see but that exist nonetheless. Dark matter, radio waves, emotions, gravity, magnetism, … Continue reading

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Maybe If

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  “Finding Emotions and Concepts in Things” (posted by Sarah Russell) In keeping with William Carlos William’s line from “A Sort of a Song” where he reminds the poet about using metaphor and says … Continue reading

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Calling In The Dog

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “The Poem as a One-Sided Conversation”.  (posted by Kerry) Today, I wish for us to celebrate the poem as a one-sided conversation, written for a silent and even disinterested audience, because poetry … Continue reading

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Dog Meet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) “Greetings to all poets, wayfarers and friends. I have been thinking a lot about the world lately, and how hatred and indifference seem to have spread … Continue reading

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Independent Mind

Written for: Poets United Midweek Motif~Independence Many of our countries have holidays that celebrate gaining independence from foreign rule, and many of us also have rites–formal and informal–related to gaining independence.  Some of these are about our countries and ~ … Continue reading

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Night of a Thousand Thoughts

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  “Of Insomnia and Sleep”  (posted by Sanaa) Write a poem about insomnia. To bed per chance to sleep, then into your head it creeps. What if, what if not, tangling your brain into … Continue reading

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Someday

Written for:  The Daily Post – Someday If someday arrives, streets will be empty of homeless people. They will have shelter. no starving people will look up at you, plight plain in their eyes. Everyone will have enough food. no … Continue reading

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Allow Me

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – #39 Word for today:  Silence Sit quietly, and just breathe. Concentrate on the sound of your own breathing, entering and leaving your body. Once your mind has quieted, breathe deeply for a few moments, … Continue reading

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Breathe

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 31 Word for today:  Breathe In class of strength and balance, each exercise is a lesson in inhaling and exhaling  at proper times. At home I listen to meditation.   Sitting in my chair, I inhale deeply, exhale slowly. … Continue reading

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Banyan Tree

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special (2nd guest), Kala Ramesh #4, “Jasmine Rain” I wasn’t familiar with the Banyan Tree, so I searched the Internet and found a nice piece of text (on wikipedia) in which the deeper spiritual meaning of the … Continue reading

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