Tag: Poems

#NationalPoetryMonth Day 9: City of Lights

Travelling to Paris for day nine. Image by David Mark from Pixabay   City of Lights   Against a sunset cerise the lights of the city glow A tapestry of time, a frieze a glimmer in the river flow   The lights of the… Continue Reading “#NationalPoetryMonth Day 9: City of Lights”

#NationalPoetryMonth Day 8: Ferry Ride

And we go to the darker side with Day Eight. Image by Peter Fischer from Pixabay     Ferry Ride   One coin for a passage laid against the tongue in the silence of mourning   The rhythm of the dirge, an echo of… Continue Reading “#NationalPoetryMonth Day 8: Ferry Ride”

#NationalPoetryMonth Day 7: Glass Bottles

And we come to the poem for Day Seven… Image by Mabel Amber, still incognito… from Pixabay     Glass Bottles   She places them on the window ledge, in a row against the red curtain faded by the sun hollow glass remnants of… Continue Reading “#NationalPoetryMonth Day 7: Glass Bottles”

#NationalPoetryMonth Day 6: In Bruges

And here we are on day six with another poem. Image by pixel2013 from Pixabay   In Bruges   A slice of time frozen in stone, along the canals Flemish spires reaching ever towards an open sky, a belfry tower standing guard Hear the… Continue Reading “#NationalPoetryMonth Day 6: In Bruges”

#NationalPoetryMonth Day 5: Lilac Cadillac

Welcome to Day Five of my National Poetry Month participation.   Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay   Lilac Cadillac Violet light reflecting on the chrome The flashy neon lighting up the night Strains of jazz and a little R&B From would-be stars eager to… Continue Reading “#NationalPoetryMonth Day 5: Lilac Cadillac”