Category Archives: micropoetry

Another One Bites The Dust

Poor girl didn’t heed Cries of the already drowned Smothered; false kisses Warnings lost in hard pursuits T’was never hard to know you ……………………………… Mad-hatters shape shift He becomes every dream Magical threading Weaving so under your skin Never releasing … Continue reading

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WANING TREASURES: Colour

The diminishing days of summer begin to tug at my only-just-now-relaxing heartstrings. I’m not ready to give up the heat, the light, the energy of the extra sunlight; not where we live anyway. We live in a rain-forest and not … Continue reading

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Street Art Takes Pain

I came across a pretty great poetic thought on Twitter, and be damned if I could find it again to properly quote and credit it, but it said something along the line of, “poetry is where the pain goes”.  I’d … Continue reading

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Tales From The Heart: Dad

Of great character Lovely men earn the prizes Strong and gentle wins Cowards wilt in their presence Fight or flight; laugh while they run Haiku / Tanka   I’ve written a few times about the days of my childhood, when … Continue reading

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Figments Of My Heart

Summer heart purging, it’s like spring cleaning, but the summer haze softens reflection edges without the sweat inducing labour. If you’ve a chance to sit back for a bit with your memories and you’ve grown enough with them to have … Continue reading

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Tempered

Narcissus banished Comforting reality New sweet nothings real Overwhelmingly cherished All storms tempered by love’s grace And, I win. Fabulicious street art, thanks to the wonderful walking & eye spying work of Randall Willis of CreatedByRCW and So, What’s Your … Continue reading

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Killer Words 2

The best weaponry… Continue reading

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Light Support; Shaped by Haiku

Awakened white seas Clocks ring loudly, finally The brown been waiting Dipping polished toes Safety check for measured calm Mustn’t stir too much Awareness; fear roused Voted for chains for years Emergency now Must rally a spine Refined emancipation Is … Continue reading

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When Muses Say Goodbye

Right there in his hands He’d held the light, finally Rescue imminent RISE, love cried loudly Please don’t shout so, he bemoaned I’ll just fall down Swampy Sirens crooned Songs full of stale, trite intrigue Their shadows, now home Angels cried, silence Hush … Continue reading

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Redemption

The 3 demons urged Sacrifice the Valkryie Aye, smirked he, it’s done She rose to the light After shedding wings of blood Freed of all demons Demon sustenance Disrespect, disloyalty Forever vanquished RL FY   R,FCFF,D,&L Related post: Faded Promises, Old Stories

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