Tag: #Quadrille

Tap, Tap, Tap

Tap,tap,tap My heart drumming Beating with ferocity Filling me with anxiety Clouding my head with all the ‘what ifs’ Long deep breaths to slow the pounding beat Promising myself that whatever comes, I will meet it with the same intensity and win dVerse Poets…

Slip Away

Caught up in life’s slip streamPulling me alongFloating on this breezeHumming a bluesy songLord, let me slip away todayWrapped in your loving armsHelp me find peace and forgetThe world and all its poisoned charmsTempting me wrong dVerse Quadrille: Cry Havoc and Let Slip the…

If Only

“An owl is mostly air.”  ― Ursula K. Le Guin, Out Here: Poems and Images from Steens Mountain Country If only I could fix this broken path mankind trods Remove sharp stones and stumbling rocks From their opaque eyes that blind them To the silver cord…

Chasing Rainbows

Is it silly to chase rainbowsIn this darkest of gloomy nightsThat has now befallen upon us?I think not for they holdThe brilliant warm lightOf peace, love, and lifeSurrounding us with hopeAs we’re bathed in prisms sparkling bright dVerse Poets Pub: Quadrille- Lighten Up a…

Tall Occotillo

Tall occotillo caned and brown Bursting in colors of spring As spiny canes become lush and green Crowned by a fiery flush Of vivid persimmon flowers Standing tall and proud Kissing the sapphire blue skyWhile jeweled hummingbirds dart and zoomAmong brilliant blooms dVerse poets…

#Quadrille: Natural Magic

I awoke before dawn today because I wanted to see The exquisite magical sun coming up in the far east As our closest star rose up into a brush-stroked sky A brilliant sheen illuminated low drifting clouds In tangerine shades surrounding a golden eye…

What Stirs Your Soul?

What stirs your body’s soul and sets your heart singing its own refrain? Is it a glimpse of mountain range etching a stormy grey sky or a sunset across sandy plains of rustling beach grass? What cuts you to the quick like broken glass?…

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