Viator: The Tears Will Come

The tears will comewith unbridled melodyteetering on the cuspof heartfelt ceremonyHold fragility dearthe tears will comein abandon of fearlet then hope succumbBound until numbwe remember or forgetthe tears will comepaths forged from regretSpent in a dazebeyond the total sumforever and alwaysthe tears will come The viator is a poetic form invented by Robin Skelton.The first … Continue reading Viator: The Tears Will Come

Release the Waters

Water the Soul A lofty allowanceto lose controlAnd let free the tearsthat water the soul When the welling poolis once again wholeWe can purge the lossand forgive what they stole With a bladder the size of a pealong walks are not for meUnless you can promise toilets nearbyand an ostomy bag guarantee the loose sink … Continue reading Release the Waters

Sense of Transition

Sunflowers reach toward the sunFate entwined, never one Honeybee's lifetime serves the youngRefined palette, honeyed tongue Raindrops streak the windowpaneTears fallen, gone again White noise as the static creepsMusic lost, radio weeps Blood shed on an open fieldMuddy soil, wound healed Future presents an uphill climbPast repeats, every time Eugi's Weekly Prompt: Transition