Recipe For Writing Ideas comes to me like root beer floats. I toss my thoughts into a pot - what cooks may be gourmet or some impressive mash. Sonnet-ish.
Poetry: General, K, English, Humor, words: 113, 5/18/2010
2 Stepping Stones of Geology Sedimentary stones are the keepers of bones. Luc Bat form.
Poetry: School, K, English, words: 59, 5/18/2010
1 The Snoring Gentleman His nose whistles loudly, and knows more tunes than I. AKA An Elegy for Luke Batt.
Poetry: Fantasy, K+, English, Humor & Tragedy, words: 131, 5/18/2010
1 The Sailor Ghazal Watching the coin of fate as it tumbles, we shout heads or tails. Wise words from a wizened sea dog.
Poetry: Fantasy, K+, English, Adventure & Humor, words: 241, 5/18/2010
3 The Silent Plaints of the Book Seller It doesn't matter where the books belong, I always find them in another place. Modified triolet.
Poetry: Work, K, English, Angst & Humor, words: 283, favs: 1, 5/18/2010
Love and Wine Love, give me your heart and I'll give you mine. If you're really smart, you'll also bring wine. Roundelay.
Poetry: Love, K, English, Romance, words: 181, 5/18/2010
Give Me A Sign Whisper to me, take my hand, let me go. Rondelet.
Poetry: Life, K, English, Spiritual, words: 119, 5/18/2010
1 The King In my heart glows a royal flame, so bright it puts the stars to shame. Roundel.
Poetry: Fantasy, K, English, words: 70, 5/18/2010
1 I Need A Drink Each second crawls, a sluggish slink; after working the whole day long, all I want is an ice-cold drink. Rondel.
Poetry: Work, K+, English, Humor, words: 140, favs: 1, 5/18/2010
Why We Fought Whether we look forward or past, time may be chased but never caught. Rondeau Redoublé.
Poetry: War, K, English, words: 141, 5/18/2010
The Symphony Listen to the symphony tuning to the key of B, instrumental chaos ordering itself noisily. Rondeau.
Poetry: General, K, English, words: 148, 5/18/2010
Errata Hack Drifting through this outer space with stars shining in your eyes and the sunlight on your face. Ballade.
Poetry: General, K, English, words: 156, 5/18/2010
A Happy Birthday Extinguished candles, melted ice cream.
Poetry: Life, K, English, Poetry, words: 17, 5/18/2010
Pure Love is that rare gem that we forever seek. You never saw the tears falling down my cheek. Villanelle.
Poetry: Love, K, English, Romance, words: 174, 5/18/2010
I Love You: A Pantoum You whispered in her ear the only truth you knew.
Poetry: Love, K, English, Romance, words: 71, 5/18/2010
Remember How I lie in bed, restless, daydreaming of sleep while thoughts I haven't had evade me like flies. Sestina.
Poetry: Life, K, English, words: 319, 5/18/2010
Pox Go forth, ye innocents! Villanelle.
Poetry: Life, K+, English, words: 132, 5/18/2010
No Moment Spared I'm afraid the year will pass away, leaving me to dig the annals' grave with no moment spared to mourn the day. Villanelle.
Poetry: Life, K+, English, words: 145, 5/18/2010
Formative Using specific poetic formats to describe themselves, here are self-referential poems for the Terza Rima, Rubai, Rhyme Royal, Ottava Rima, and Spenserian Stanza forms.
Poetry: General, K, English, words: 393, 5/3/2010