Gateways by Martin Haworth

Gateways by Martin Haworth


My daily path shows many of your forms Such ambling on each way gives cause to think Harsh rains will fall from bitter Winter storms When life can stall within a single blink Deep oak may halt, or could it be a way For folk to leap and even overcome The heartfelt pain...

The Offering by Olga Everaert

Genre : American Sonnet


A vessel, bitter gall—what is pain? The knife of Abraham cutting in half the offering. How to stop from spilling over a desert, overflowing. A deep cave filled with bones, dead memories hurtling themselves—like bats, swooping around my head. Darkness—damp cold...

Vote! by Hardly Haiku

Genre : Poetry


The rising sun casts light pink on the cloud A new day dawns with much promise for all South Africans rise to answer its call Arise from your bed and leave that night shroud Come arise I say and come join the crowd For this is no day to trip to the mall Instead we...
Of a Moment in a Dream by Amana

Of a Moment in a Dream by Amana

Genre : Poetry


On that enchanted night, in bed I lay Caress of summer’s breath sent me drifting, Reposed, my consciousness had gone astray Surrounded by whiteness, undulating. And there on the cobbles, barefoot I roamed Everywhere, a luminescence of blue, Through hazy figures, I...
She Was Mine by Srivalli Rekha

She Was Mine by Srivalli Rekha

Genre : Poetry


You were a shining bright star in my life The glowing lamp lighting my darkened soul That day when you agreed to be my wife The cracks in my heart healed, making me whole. You teased me saying my heart was black coal Did you not know darling, it was your shrine?...