love in the face of fear (scary poetry) haibun

how had it come to this lying here in the bowels of this dilapidated house listening to the eerie song of wind that whistles through its rotting cracks the moans and creeks of its desiccated wooden walls the scratch and screech of thorned bracken that claws desperately from the outside the floorboards above groan and…

The Art of human nature #etheree #poetry .

colleen’s weekly challenge photo by Willow Willers, . . Ink hide my flaws ensnare my faults adorn my secrets twist and turn them to joys Weave intricate deceptions that conceal the wares of my hands and reveal the promise of their touch Oh the beauty of your tales and fables! Won’t you help me tell…

Longing #poetry

What do you see Golden evening sun spraying magic scenes of hope a light splash of dreams how you transform the mundane seducing love from coming night , desire holds the flame of your passion aloft an offer, a wish, a promise beckoning full moon’s benevolent stare, Wont you love me forever , , #whatdoyousee

Spellbound.

her lazy strut oozes its way into your subconscious a sensual wobble that sways her across the room catching each eye charming all with her hypnotic movement Can she sense it the feeling she incites heavy lidded eyes hold your gaze with ease her lashes seduce and provoke wise to your needs and desires Can…

The Aftermath (dealing with depression)

old withering tree with deep roots of memory tainted and rotting I cringe at thoughts of her demise a past that chases my future Patient as addiction, It waits,crouching,always ready to pounce. my vigilance wanes i want it to end i want to fall into that chasm of despair to surrender to its selfish embrace…

Nature's star crossed lovers #cinquain

colleen’s weekly challenge Fallen one at a time a gift between lovers from solid tree to shapeless breeze a token drifting aloof in wind’s turmoil Love, caressed and careened each leaf adorned offered

More than meets the eye

what do you see , Fearless defender Crept from dark woods, in dark times Challenging grim night Golden horn twirled in menace You glow with deadly beauty , Plush maned unicorn a blue eyed chill in your stare beacon to the weak Fireflies flock to your majesty mimicked stars from beyond veiled clouds

Beautiful heartbreak #memoir #poetry

, Red solar eclipse endowed with special beauty A fleeting romance , Now and then I think of all the love i felt Bittersweet memories I do not regret and feelings I cannot forget , Buxom floral girl fragrant with nature’s perfumes frolicking in earth How you nourished my desires then left my heart to…

Magic. A Fairytale Reality #poetry

,, Can you feel it? that thrum in the air? a tingle of senses? Take a moment and feel that thrill without care vibrating your essence , You can smell it all around like that primal scent of dust spluttered by a morning drizzle a raw aroma that beckons you hence Take a second, let…

Love set free #poetry #haiku #tanka

Stormy gray nimbus how you struggle with emotion withholding your love ,, Listen! You can hear it in her midnight sigh a whisper of secrets from her dreams of you Close your eyes and feel it by your side the caress of fingers demanding their due Don’t think, don’t reason, alleviate your mind let soul…