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A crest's Tale ~ a septolet

The

           tired

                           tide

wore

           its

                patience

                            thin.

~

Yet

       never

                experienced

a

     full

           stand still. 

Form:  Septolet is a poem consisting of seven lines containing fourteen words with a break in between the two parts. 25 more words

Structured Poetry

When I was charmed - a wrapped refrain

The rosy glow of poached sunset,

so self-assured and not in fret,

stole the allegiance of the bright,

clothed in darkness, refusing light.

The fine sharpened stars now had something else to show, 108 more words

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my toxic eye - senryu

Aqueous sparkles

of clumsy thick gelatin

ora serrata.

Poetry

Alice in Wonderland (rhyming acrostic)

Alice in Wonderland         (Rhyming Acrostic where each letter of the title begins a new verse)

Alice, dear Alice in your land of wonder;
Listen, can you hear a voice like thunder? 123 more words

Eclipse - a musette

~

Silk shawls 

of lucent dawn

sandfall. 

~

Adust

light of sky’s eyes

acrust.

~

Monsoon

of ashed embers

well strewn. 

~

It was lots of fun writing this musette prompted by dear friend… 29 more words

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Flower's Fault ~ an etheree

Wan

petals

gyrating

my busy thoughts.

reminiscence drips —

he loves me, loves me not…

Sobs dwell alone lullabied

by coiling fears of wordless grief. 45 more words

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Simply Senruys

This is a collection of some senruys I wrote last year in no particular order. A senryu is similar to a haiku with the syllable count of 5-7-5.  209 more words

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