Category: Poetry

#Tan Renga: Wisteria

In the moonlightthe color and scent of the wisteriaseems far away© Buson charcoal night hides the secretsburied in the fragrant bloom© 2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem Haiku Kai: Tan Renga Challenge #1660 Wisteria Advertisements

From Darkness to Light Day 10 by Linda Lee Lyberg

Originally posted on The Seeker's Dungeon:
The Last Call by Linda Lee Lyberg of Charmed Chaos ? Death collects its ransom from the living. February 18,1994. 3AM. The phone beside my bed is ringing. Nothing good ever comes from a call at 3AM…

Soon the Summer Comes

“I don’t see the desert as barren at all; I see it as full and ripe. It doesn’t need to be flattered with rain. It certainly needs rain, but it does with what it has, and creates amazing beauty.” – Joy Harjo Jacarandas rise…

The Gift of Fishing

My mother was a grateful woman who seldom asked for giftsshe loved to work in her garden sun-up to sundownwith soul roots buried deep in the big heart of Texasas she coaxed green miracles from water soaked ground. When she was young she shined…

#Tan Renga: Chestnut

autumn moonlight a worm digs silently into the chestnut © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) boring a path to soft heart ravaged kernel shakes in wind ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem: #1659 Tan Renga Chestnut

Theory of Love

Where is love today?Withering awayPassionHolding hearts at bayEmotions blur, greyAshenIntimacy swaysWhen one is betrayed Commitment decaysSouls become dismayedCrashingBurning in the frayNothing left but prayCompassionWithering awayWhere is love today? dVerse Poetics: Theories of Everything and Anything

Earth-bound

I dare not question why blackbirds can rise upinto an iridescent turquoise skysoaring high above our mortal heads. Birds have brilliant wings and sing, while earth-bound you and I with lead feet heavy on solid ground can only talk, walk and run. dVerse Poet…

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