Before we knew it by HoneyMustard

Before we knew it by HoneyMustard

Genre : english Sonnet | Warning : n/a


Do you recall, all our airport goodbyes? One stayed behind, always; one went ahead; without us heeding how quickly time flies; before we knew it, what we had, was dead. Remember, you said you’d show me the world? But I came to know it then on my own. Idly, by stealth,...
The Driftwood by SJCramer

The Driftwood by SJCramer

Genre : Sonnet


The driftwood drifts in the blue open sea. Caressed and gently rocked in its embrace. The waves transforming it so lovingly. The wood dependent on its time and space. At times the sea will rage so dark and deep. The wood tossed in a vortex, no control. The...
My Superhero by E. M. Scott

My Superhero by E. M. Scott

Genre : Spenserian sonnet | Warning : spoiler alert


Her name’s not Vers, it’s Carol—she’s from Earth— but you can call her Captain Marvel, sass That sneaky project blasted her to birth so she could fly, her hands could blast some ass Nick Fury thought she just a cra-cra lass all costumed up and talkin’ aliens She...

Transcendence by Cinthia Albers

Genre : Sonnet


My shallow youth was adrift in anguish My middle years spent alone and tired My hopes and desires were long extinguished My inner passions were uninspired When I met you, my old heart awakened I looked in your eyes so vivid and blue I prayed this time I would not be...

Your Eyes Speak Words by EDamonMitchell

Genre : Sonnet | Warning : None


                   Your Eyes Speak Words Your eyes speak words my soul can not repeat I see this world so darkly through the glass, The grace of time drips softly at my feet Though it would stop if boldly I should ask. The clock, the hour, the messenger now sent I...

My heart by Jodie Waller


I lost my heart so many times but three If only it were but a simple task Once was given generously for free Why is love so hard one may ask Another allowed for me to be me It takes kindred whole hearts to align And this one has led my heart to thee Evidently all I...

The Five Elements by William

Genre : Nature description


 The woods are destroyed while consumed by fire From ashes of wood is created earth A beautiful process that helps inspire With a heavy rain, the woods does rebirth After a time the earth provide metals Metal can be shaped to collect water At harvest time, when...

Let it Go by Trulynisa


Breathe, do not try to hold it in, release. Do not let the pressure build up in you. Take a load off, stress less, find peace, decrease. Frustration comes and goes it’s never new. Breathe, do not try to hold it in, exhale. Find it within yourself to just let go....
Don’t go by Andreja Merc

Don’t go by Andreja Merc

Genre : Love poem


Don’t go The silence between us breaks me every day. I fear each time we meet. But still I think: “Don’t go away.” You take great pride in my defeat. Can’t win either way. Might as well accept it all. Even if you stay. With you besides me, I can’t stand...
Lovelight by K McLain

Lovelight by K McLain

Genre : Shakespearean Sonnet (Sort of)


Fate knit together you and me; I gazed at you and you stared back.  You learned me algorithmically,  First sight’s love, a soul deep hack.  Remembered scars whispered mistrust: Oh, furtive swipes, taps too discreet! But mine was not a candied crush To download only to...

Love Came Dancing by Penny Nelson

Genre : Poetry | Warning : None


Love Came Dancing I saw a single daisy in the field There in the weeds, so wild and free, she danced For both pleasure and pain her face did yield As she twisted and turned to catch my glance Far yonder, a whispering fierce wind drew near Soon her petals lost their...

Ode to an Old Author by Daisy


I once knew a man with blood black as ink. He scattered his dreams across printed pages. Words flowed from fingers, as water to drink, quenched a thirst in his fierce heart that rages. Be well to those who think him gone to rest. Angels on high play the strings of a...

Gee n Tee by Gail Sarah

Genre : Sonnet


Four blocks of ice and a slice of lemon A rough measure of my favourite gin Topped with tonic the colour of melon The feeling of sunshine on my bare skin My first sip is a taste of pure pleasure Runs down my throat creating complete bliss Tastes like the long days I...

New Diet Week One by Symphony

Genre : Poetry


I’ve emptied all the cupboards like they said, The larder, fridge, the shelves, the sweeties drawer, I’ve cleared the hidden stash beside my bed, My chocolate and my biscuit tins galore, Ye wouldn’t b’lieve the treasures that I found, A Mars bar – out of date by...