Tag: poet

Ferment I & II

Taking one consecutive word from a line of poetry as starter for a 9-line verse: + 9-1 syllabic Nonet for my Poetics Challenge: Nine Across to Countdown

Sky light

“In spite of the months of knowingand the yearsautumn comes with astonishmentlight held up in a glassthe terrible news in a hazecaught breath in the warm leaves In spite of the gathering dust and the vast moonthe day comes with a colorits words cannot… Continue Reading “Sky light”

Sunset in a cup

“Bring me the sunset in a cup,Reckon the morning’s flagons up,And say how many dew;Tell me how far the morning leaps,Tell me what time the weaver sleeps  Who spun the breadths of blue!” Emily Dickinson From such reservoirs we can ultimately fill our cups! This is… Continue Reading “Sunset in a cup”