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is there not a correlation between the fragile and the beautiful?

when i hear the sound of pouring tea
i remember her—
the beauty of a love well-lived
cached ‘neath cascades of wrinkle lines
and scars. 59 more words


has the proliferation of social media engendered terror?

a cloud-shroud encircles the mountains
but sun breaks through
diffusing soft light on the lake
that dances in the breeze.
why am i not at peace? 212 more words


Midnight Run

Over at dVerse Poets Pub, Meeting the Bar, Bjorn is having us us write 14 line poems with a volta. This is not my usual style and truth  be told, it is probably one of the worst poems I have ever written.  140 more words


Letter from 2030 dVerse Poetics Pub

The prompt for today from dVerse Poetics Pub is to imagine our future.  I didn’t go too far in the future in my vision.  Our inspiration for this is a poem:  … 277 more words

General Poetry

4th Floor Walk-up

This is submitted to dVerse Poetics where we are writing to the art of Danny Gregory.

I remember that summer well,
whenever I see the sun come through… 271 more words


artichoke wisdom


people are like artichokes


sometimes prickly

but if one is willing

to take the time

to make the effort

the best part is deep inside… 189 more words



A Villanelle

How would you feel if you knew you would lose all your hair?
She asked me to take her to shop for a wig, if I could. 239 more words