Tag: D’Verse Poets Pub

The End of Innocence

He was a musician; I was naive Caught in his Rock ‘n Roll webI the butterfly; enchanted and intrigued Hungry for affection; ignoring mis-steps Caught in his Rock ‘n Roll webHe feasted on my wide-eyed innocenceHungry for affection; ignoring mis-steps Playing my heart like…

Grand Design

Miracles occur every day if only we choose to see God gives us heaping dollops of  beauty and majesty It takes a sprinkling of imagination, with spoonfuls of hope and loveto understand his grand design, when he mixes from above People of every shape…

Living My Dream

Joy these days comes from watching the woodpeckers flit about as they try their best to drink from the hummingbird spout And the flock of playful lovebirds, with brilliant feathers greengathering ’round the bird bath, cheering, and chittering while I live my dream dVerse…

Autumn Memories

Autumn always brings memories of you. I see your eyes in the bright turquoise sky, and I hear your cadence in the birdsong outside my window. I watched a video of you singing, and I wondered, why did you silence your voice? Did you…

Desire is a Slow Ember

Desire is a slow ember glowing, burning Igniting flames to illuminate black night Their need dangerous wanting, yearning For that which is gone from tender sight Igniting flames to illuminate black night Two souls craving the fiery touch of another For that which is…

Waiting for the Roses

Here, in this place, this haphazard garden, is peace. The lavender spills into the path, breaking free of its boundaries. The bright orange Mexican sunflowers with their golden pom-pom centers, are blooming even now in late November. Bees hover around the milkweed, gathering pollen…

Grey

Heartbroken, she now forever resigned For alas her sorrow had come to stay No bells were tolling, no telling signs No hooting owl on that bitter cold day, When a fragile heart stopped and the world went grey She walks at night praying to…

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