Tag: #dverse poets

That Which Fades From Sight

Is it black or whitethat which fades from sightBetweenwhat is wrong or rightcloaked in graphite nightUnseenbut in crystal lighttempting with delight Enraged lovers fightrun away in spitea screamwhen passion holds tightovertakes with mightextremethat which fades from sightIs it black or white dVerse Poets Pub:…

Tipping

Tipping the scales between wrong and right, balancing the weight of words and deeds Peace and justice are reasons to fight for calm harmony is what I love and breathe My zodiac sign is the only inanimate object representing my fixation on symmetryMy love…

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…

The In-Between

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world. “-Oscar Wilde Catching glimpses of the In-Between slipping through sliding doors of…

Late Afternoon in the Garden

By late afternoon the air is cooling, so we take our wine to the garden to enjoy the shade of the velvet Mesquite. The sentinel of our backyard, it stands over 30 feet high. This is the time it begins to bloom with dense…

Slipping Into Darkness

“Dispute not with her: she is lunatic.” ― William Shakespeare, Richard III Rose on thorny stempoisoned gift from himThe Cad!Wretched soul is heI beg, let me bestruck sadWithin my dark roomcold and eery tombquite mad Yet the fragrance staysfor days after daysdrippingInto the black nightsmorning comes in…

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