no one wrote this no one reads it now the hand that pens itself cannot clap this is that sound Submission for Meet The Bar over at dVerse where Frank suggests Brevity for our poems.
Tonight I am hosting MTB at dVerse and the focus of our attention is the ghazal. I have re written my first ghazal to incorporate a rhyme scheme along with the refrain which is used differently. here, this moment I stand in, falling leaves break me for wearing my soul as a skin, falling leaves … Continue reading falling leaves (ii)
time is a standing stone tree aged and weathered wisdom's gouged wrinkles born of element's chisel blows whose cost is many a dead crow heavy like blackened feathers time is a twice broken clock dancing motionless here echoing immortality's wink rooted mountain moment this slow and ponderous thief seen but not ever caught … Continue reading note: i’m left
Frank is hosting MTB at dVerse and tonight the form is the acrostic. Time is a spiral shaped spin-drifT Infinity twists and shouts BanzaI Mercurial wisps wander the rooM Eternity meets it's maker in timE
Bjorn is hosting at the Pub tonight. We are all poets and we know what a sonnet is. Everyone knows that a sonnet rhymes, and there are rhyme schemes. Everyone knows that a sonnet is written in meter. More specifically iambic pentameter. A sonnet has fourteen lines, and a sonnet has something called a volta … Continue reading E=mti