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Love to Love You - a Form 3 Variable Sonnet

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With words of beauty you lay claim

To me and every thing I am:

I let it happen for love; love true… 59 more words


Turtleneck Necklace

I wear a band of twine and chiseled stone
Underneath my shirt
Whether to shy, a turtleneck necklace
Or grace a bare chest
It is yet the same… 258 more words


Before I go away [Poetry] [Variable sonnet]

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Kiss me, my love, before I go away

And let me know you love me just the same

Way as I love you and always have, love. 99 more words


Horti Nostri

Our garden

In icy morning,

Sunny splashed, chill, bright.

The stretching leaves,

The spiders weave

In swarms, little packs, the devils.

The blossom sway, the flowers nod… 41 more words


To Bated Spring

Be languorous in your return, o spring,

For I’ve been nestled in the winter’s cuff

And crave the quiet of its slumberous muff

In which my core is uncontested king. 131 more words


Analyze This: "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost

Last week we looked at a rhyming old poem which brought up Robert Frost. Today, I’m reviewing an actual Robert Frost poem. I find it interesting to look between the two styles and see how they compare to one another. 1,230 more words