Tag: Poetry

Cat in Space

Turns out the man in the moon is a grey tiger cat stalking his preythe entire glorious universe in his eyes As I float through star-studded microgravity airhe bats me about with his sharp talons baredtrembling furry haunches, ready to pounce Once he leaps,… Continue Reading “Cat in Space”

#Tanka: Mesmerized

“As if you were on fire from within.The moon lives in the lining of your skin.” ― Pablo Neruda To glimpse the divine As I fall under the spell Of golden brown eyes Mesmerized, I surrender As passionate fires ignite Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge: No. 186… Continue Reading “#Tanka: Mesmerized”

#Haiku: Smoldering

air rippling with heat- in the distance, a mirage water illusion Frank J. Tassone Hakai Challenge #147 Smoldering

I am the Shadow

“I like on the table,when we’re speaking,the light of a bottleof intelligent wine.” ― Pablo Neruda I am the shadowcast upon the tableby an emerald bottleof rich ruby wineveiled in haunting moonlightripe with the juice of blackberriesdark as the earth’s terra I am an enigma… Continue Reading “I am the Shadow”

Down the Rabbit Hole

Days colored grey in doubtA fading in and out of lightTrapped in an ocean of tearsAm I still breathing or goneIn this warped space- timeRestless endless nights tossing aboutTangled in darkness of damp sheetsReeking with the sweat of denialThen the resounding ringing callThe room… Continue Reading “Down the Rabbit Hole”

Caught Between

Caught between the bluest of skies And the ocean of your eyes I ponder how I came to be Tossed into this treacherous sea Why should this end where I am forever lost Sooner or later paying the steep cost With my precious life… Continue Reading “Caught Between”

Dance of Forgiveness

This coldness between a woman and man when one heart carries the guilt of a deed and the other recalls where it began so both are heartbroken and left to bleed while each in silence weep alone and grieve. When does the dance of… Continue Reading “Dance of Forgiveness”

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