Waltmarie: Chalk Outline

Collapsed in a drunken stupor I sleepDeep in an endless darknesslike deathfor an unimaginative atheistI wakedusted and powderedin chalkcloud plumes that know my entire futureoutline The Waltmarie is a recently created form by Candace Kubinec.10 linesEven lines are two syllables in length, odd lines are longer, but no specific syllable countEven lines make their own … Continue reading Waltmarie: Chalk Outline

Deception Comes in Many Forms

The futuredoes notask questionsYet, the pastechoes your name                                    in answer I thoughtand thatwas the problemIgnorance that doe eyed beastTurned  and fled Beauty is butOne form of deceitA ribbonfine, pamperedto a bowDistracting and concealingthe giftof an empty box Weekly Theme:Original Twisting Tail Format Monday: Flash FictionTuesday: TankaWednesday: Free Verse PoetryThursday: Rhymed poetryFriday: LimerickSaturday: haiku/senryüSunday: Children's Rhyme

None of these Days

"One of these days, is none of these days."Anonymous None of These Days SharpenSharperSharpenSharperYour voiceInsideOutsideInsideMy headone of these daysI'll do itOne of these days,One of these days,One of these days,I'm going to cut you into little piecesI'll bathe in the pinkBask in the lightTune the harmonic screechBeat the weathered tomeRelease billows of windRevel in the … Continue reading None of these Days

Children’s Rhyme: Look Where You’re Going

Life is forwardScene upon sceneLook where you're goingnot where you've been This is a new dayThe chance to changecan start today Do not get caughtin betweenLook where youre goingnot where you've been If you steal awayYou create the pathfind your way Fields are openThe grass is greenLook where you're goingnot where you've been Take time … Continue reading Children’s Rhyme: Look Where You’re Going