Droplets of Verse: 'Adrenalin Tourists'

A selfie snapped from the eastern front
A bona fide firefight, not a poolside stunt
Sending postcards home is not so important
When adrenalin tourists wander out from their apartments… 36 more words

Writing

Droplets of Verse: 'The Collector'

Some people accumulate piles and piles of books
While vintage clothes fascinate other folk
Auntie’s walls are adorned with picture postcards
Neighbours compare garden gnomes in back yards… 67 more words

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Droplets of Verse: 'War on Terror (Continued)

A war on terror, extended into eternity
Quantitative easing employed, to print more money
Someone has to pay for all those bombs and fighter jets… 35 more words

Poetry

Droplets of Verse: 'Bitter Black'

Strangely silent
Usually violent
Unusually keen
Not to be seen
Space invader
Dark crusader
Bitter black
Cuts no slack

Writing

Droplets of Verse: 'The Forgetful Shoplifter'

One day, I walked into a small Polish grocery store
To get a carton of semi-skimmed and a loaf of bread
My mobile rang, it was an old friend, from years before… 121 more words

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Droplets Of Verse: 'Revelation in Relation to Genesis'

‘We’re all students in the University of Life’, the poet muses
But too much thinking gives him psychological bruises
A man begins to wonder why his life is as it is… 9 more words

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Droplets of Verse: 'Just Politix'

One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, and eight
Just numbers

David, Francois, Angela, Obama, Shinzo and Vladimir
Just names

Germany, Libya, America, Iraq, Japan, Britain, and Russia… 29 more words

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