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week 477 ~ cold falls like a curtain

cold falls like a curtain
ending summer’s long reign
flowers fade spiders spin
cold falls like a curtain
shorter days ascertain
we’ll soon see snow again… 10 more words

Poetry

rain song

(a Rondeau)

pregnant drops escape from the sky
mistaken for tears angels cry
reflecting colors on their way
heavenly hues vowing to stay
even when doves refuse to fly… 64 more words

Poetry

A Month With Yeats: Day Twenty-Nine

Coming to the end of the month with a quote that opens up a lot of possibilities. This one is from ‘No Second Troy’.

‘Why, what could she have done, being what she is? 158 more words

Micropoetry Month

week 475 ~ the spark of inspiration

the spark of inspiration
fizzles out in damp distrust
by unclear focus undone
the spark of inspiration
lacks stamina to outrun
skepticism though it must… 9 more words

Poetry

Anthem

‘That you, in the dim coming times,
May know how my heart went with them
After the red-rose-bordered hem.’
—W.B. Yeats

Anthem

oh say can you see the pale dawning light… 162 more words

Poetry

week 474 ~ the most important thing is peace

the most important thing is peace
of mind the kind that leads to sleep
at night where promises will keep
and you can let yourself release… 40 more words

Poetry