Category: Poetry

Wait For Her

Wait for her with an azure cup. Wait for her in the evening at the spring, among perfumed roses. Wait for her with the patience of a horse trained for mountains. Wait for her with the distinctive, aesthetic taste of a prince. Wait for her with seven pillows […]

Debra M. Lalli: Green Pastures

A quivering in energy, like the uncontrollable laughter of an infant, I grow from innocence, rising from that knowing place deep within the belly. In abandoned glee, I connect with the universe. Breathing, breathing in deeply until the warmth of the stirring sings out in joyous shrieks. Toddle […]

Son of Ephraim: If

If you can forsake, and leave your Mansion; of achievements far behind And smile as those numbers cremate; and dance the breeze in glitter glee If you can work with leaders, free; but vanity’s men succeed, combined, And defend those few but honest minds; embracing truth in all […]

Josh Copiskey: Mind, Body, and Soul

The body, The learning station Studio for your studying soul Brought everything together Taught vitality, Taught control The senses, Embedded sensor Converts hertz to light and sound Interprets inconsistencies of truth Taught balance, dumb or confound If something is wrong you taste it you smell or you can even feel […]

James Cowan: What is Life?

When a relaxed spirit meditates and dreams, immensity seems to expect images of immensity.                                            Gaston Bachelard For life is beyond, in the life that wakes.                                            Edmond Jabes I have often been disconcerted by the way we bandy around the word ’life’, as if by doing […]

Nardine Sanderson: Life Is Grandeur

There are many meanings to life, and how life works, often unexpected things happen, out of the blue challenging you in ways you were never able to comprehend, until the end. Life is about compassion, compromise, understanding, strength, love and most importantly sacrifice, without those nourishments, “A flower […]

RiAnne Hawley: Life Is an Art

The meaning of life is… to live a meaningful life! It’s to leave a mark on Earth. By expressing ourselves by writing poetry, telling stories and listening well. life is an art that includes inventing, discovering, exploring and healing. To learn and to teach: art, skills, experience and […]

The Meaning of Life? – Sestina

And I would not disturb the meaning of life nor infiltrate the order in which for seeking out, that nothing existed before I were born. What from the past can such godly create? An awareness for all suffering would suffice, to say, kindly nature would turn to change us. Give to life what is rightly won, then take us, bring upon temptation like nature does in life, surviving on replenish, and should we suffice, […]