Monthly Archives: November 2019

Read Poem: My Seraph in Disguise, by Tyler R. Martin

from Bourboncigarettesandsyllables.com A beauty thought reserved only for nature, Somehow now resides within your eyes, How can such magic be earthly normal, Is it real, or just some clever guise? I wonder, are you a true mortal woman Or a … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Mr. Blurry, by Katie and Tyler

His name is Mr. Blurry, He comes and goes as he may please, Usually he leaves in a hurry, As quick as the cold winter breeze. Nails as sharp as knives, Voice as deep as the ocean, It is in … Continue reading

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Read Poem: BLUES, by Sheenam Eliza Kujur

Flipping through the pages of my life, Felt like walking on a sharp knife; The more I walked, the more I wished for the walk to end, A few things in life you can never mend. Maybe rules are meant … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Anatomy of Longing, by Tom Alexander

http://oneoftheseyears.com Anatomy of Longing Cutting to the heart of all this longing is it the vicious tongue you wag at me or the perpetual mystery hanging from your actions the contradictions of your possible state of mind I see the … Continue reading

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Read Poem: The Nigeria Factor: And It’s In Dependence, by Akinsola Oladayo

A hundred and five years since amalgamation but still play the blame game In dependence! Fifty nine years since independence but it seems like retrogression In dependence! With absolute decadence in democracy and abuse in the rule of law In … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Yes, I do!, by Rajaram Gopalan

Genre: Love, Romantic Yes, I do! Peals of laughter Squeals of delight Roar of approval Love was in the air! In bounded a knight Clutching something tight Surprised there were many As he went down on one knee! Eternity passed … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Black Moon Poem, by Zoey The White Lioness

Straightforward to the ROOT, THE BASE, The ungodly shine, Within the eye, Purging the soul and mind, A black moon is Approaching with unwinding coiling frustrating timing, Casting unidentified obscurity, Shadow puppets laughing madly, Nothing’s where it should be, The … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Veterans – Not Just For November, by Bill Clayton

The medals glint on Whitehall The Veterans glow with pride The country’s politicians Standing side by side Rousing words are spoken Solemn stories told Politicians sing the praises Of the old and oh so bold But as these words all … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: THE ART OF LOVE, by Dan

I made the first stroke, On our virgin framed canvas, Sheer ecstasy! Coating our painting of love, A brush and a palette, Crimson ink from my heart Briskly cultured my half, Melted affection into art. But you left your half … Continue reading

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Read Poem: XXI – A Fool’s Mind and Body, by yahnatann

I was struck with fear, maybe even self-reproach, At the fact I was overcome with any feeling at all. My stuttering phrases never connected properly, And I can see the banal and inane rear their heads between every word. I’ve … Continue reading

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