Posts Tagged: poem about life

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    River Story Poem – This Book Is a River

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    This Book is a River is a river story poem, a reflection on nature and on how nothing and no one exists in isolation at any time.  This Book Is a River – a river story poem This book is a river that gently makes its way down to the sea, dives in and disappears. And… Read more »

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    May Poem – Nudity

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    nudity is a May poem, a reflection on finding a way to be tiny and comfortable within this big, big world where everyone is alone, yet no one is.  nudity –  a May Poem skin is like the rippling shoal of a lake on the run from frost and the sun         … Read more »

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    Plant Poem – Gorse

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    Gorse is a plant poem, a celebration of the beauty and resilience and prickly nature of this gorgeous shrub with her bright yellow petals and thorns. Gorse – a Plant Poem Now, she’s a riot whipping the sky blue with thorny twigs and then she beds the clouds in a sea of yellow rugs robes… Read more »

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    January Poetry – Winter’s End Blossoming

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    Winter’s End Blossoming is a celebration of January poetry and the waning of cold and dark days. Spring’s unfolding begins in January, and within a few weeks, the grass will be green.   January Poetry – Winter End’s Blossoming Meadows are like frameless paintings sprawling nude and thousands of tulips blossoming. Yellow and red cups… Read more »

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    Serendipity Poem – The Cape Gannet

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    The Cape Gannet is a serendipity poem, a celebration of the wonders of nature and an expression of admiration and gratitude for the instinctual genius of animals and how they know the time and place and method. The Cape Gannet – Serendipity Poem Like a swarm of bees, a school of fish is spiralling below… Read more »

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    Exile Poem – Reinvention

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    Reinvention is an exile poem, a thought on identity, home, and life choices.   Reinvention – Exile Poem My sister says, no one draws a self-portrait, my friend says, her ex re-invented himself after the affair and I see trees dressing up in spring as if they were never naked. And you, you speak blue… Read more »

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    Fall Poem – Overnight

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    Overnight is a fall poem, an autumn poem and a celebration of trees and their wonderful grace, beauty, and strength. Changing weather, wind, rain, and the onset of winter, falling leaves, fresh buds, and clear blue skies… Overnight – Fall Poem Overnight, the rain washed the leaves to the ground and in the morning, nothing but… Read more »

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    Bird Poem – Ebbing the Breadth

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    Ebbing the Breadth Between the Mud and the Moon is a bird poem, a celebration of the wonder of migrating birds and how in a life they travel the distance between the earth and the moon somewhere we cannot see them. Ebbing the Breadth – Bird Poem Months of flying gave way to claws thawing… Read more »

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    Choice Poem – The Crossings

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    The Crossings is a choice poem, a reflection on making choices and thoughts on outcomes. The choice isn’t always ours, and outcomes are mostly a surprise.   The Crossings – Choice Poem   When thinking about crossing a stream, do you love the big rocks towering or does the rushing deduce your eyes and you’re drowning… Read more »