Category: Poetry

National Poetry Month Day 21: Ripple

Here is today’s poem. Take it as you will. Ripple One breathgaspingundulation wavesOne breath silenced Collective breathholdingon the turning pointOne breath heard

National Poetry Month Day 20: Rolling Thunder

Here’s today’s stormy poem. Rolling Thunder Between the quiet spaces of the worldThe budding thunder wakes its tempoIts expanding pressure windswept swirled Into the waiting air, a storm unfurledA boom, a crash, a harsh helloBetween the quiet spaces of the world Its voice roaring,… Continue Reading “National Poetry Month Day 20: Rolling Thunder”

National Poetry Month Day 19: Blank Stare, Blank Mind

The prompt I had for today was for blank stare. I’m not sure why this poem came out of that, but here it is, enjoy. Blank Stare, Blank Mind Words elicitvacant reaction, bare responseWords elicita foolish mob mentalitybehaviour extremes, densityof thought, never heeding what… Continue Reading “National Poetry Month Day 19: Blank Stare, Blank Mind”

National Poetry Month Day 18: Parasite

Here’s today’s poem. Parasite A looming worm of a presenceReflected reasoning to darkly justifytheir self-centered need to controlTheir words burrowing under your skin Reflected reasoning to darkly justifyinsidious behavior designedto misuse and manipulate Their self-centered need to controlexcavates through your joy,burying you under the… Continue Reading “National Poetry Month Day 18: Parasite”

National Poetry Month Day 17: Abandoned In The Undertow

Going a bit dark and thoughtful today. Abandoned in the Undertow Standing on the shore’s abyssA smile, a nod, a final kissSwept into the ebb and flow,abandoned in the undertow Drifting within a dark damnationBuoyant against grinding causationBelow the light sweet and slow,abandoned in… Continue Reading “National Poetry Month Day 17: Abandoned In The Undertow”