Browsing All Posts filed under »Poetry«

[traces of stories]

August 1, 2014

0

the skies were nothing but a void all its gems stolen and sold traces of stories left behind that would perhaps never be told broken pieces of sound if fell the emptiness swallowed them whole and night came after the darkness taking what was left of great hope

[her face was a blur]

June 23, 2014

0

her face was a blur or maybe a haze i don’t quite remember it’s been a few days i remember a feeling of eerie gloom a quick little thought of impending doom the room was dark and yet aglow her voice a soft whisper no more said “you’ll know when it’s time” then “just say […]

(from “The Silent Articulation of a Face” by Rumi)

May 19, 2014

0

Love comes with a knife, not some shy question, and not with fears for its reputation! I say these things disinterestedly. Accept them in kind. Love is a madman, working his wild schemes, tearing off his clothes, running through the mountains, drinking poison, and now quietly choosing annihilation. ~ Rumi

[all was dark]

March 17, 2014

0

all was dark i could not see not a sparkle in my eye for one by one 'til it was e{ }ty he picked stars out of my sky (and hid them well) ~

[between all storms of ice and snow]

March 12, 2014

1

(i dunno…this just came. i was trying to write a haiku.) between all storms of ice and snow and underneath the freeze there is some calm to be found and some kind of release when dying’s done and born not yet and life’s not in the way it’s much much easier to let go much […]

[sun arose early]

March 6, 2014

0

sun arose early sunrays erased winter grey dug up buried hearts ~

[one's idea]

March 5, 2014

0

one’s idea of paradise is a matter of perspective: one day it’s a little town on a hill by the sea in Italy… then one day it’s as simple as anywhere with you.

choke

February 8, 2014

0

give me your words of praise and hell make me the reason for your well- being and hurl kind words at me that slither and writhe snakily twisting around each sorry curl around each limb we'll let them twirl and madden me and I’ll crave more: on me many more words you’ll pour! they’ll crush […]

3a.m.

January 20, 2014

0

much was empty there was no sleep no wind ever found a night so deep a star (winkd)went out of its mind a moon looked lonely (poor oneofakind) staring out a wind- -ow from a cold bed but one pair of eyes a sky was red

let’s go next door

January 7, 2014

2

2013 was a great year and blah blah blah 2014 started with a lessthanBANG. i fell sick on the very first day of this new year which, i’m sure, will still be awesome. i mean, “what you do on the first day you will on the rest too” is clearly an untrue saying. (what, you […]

tidbit

September 4, 2013

0

Happiness is prettydamnscary and when in love a lot more very That is all ~ K

ofcitylights&moonlight

September 2, 2013

2

At night city lights flicker the city we walked through aimlessly sometimes hand in hand sometimes your arm about my waist claiming me and yes i’m yours we are covered by the same blanket of glittering stars and a radiant moon lights our nights and although there are miles and miles between us at least […]

step by step

August 29, 2013

0

Step by step and move by move you leave no doubt i need no proof Strong careful arms cradle a soul touch by touch making it whole i see your eyes and i'm at peace distance nor time means much to me To you i lose my heart, my all winning heaven   ...and there […]

zero

August 1, 2013

0

(for an incredible someone) these days time is not my friend it knows how much i long i long for it to be quick for the day to end because tomorrow i am one day closer to you but time moves at its own s       l        o       w             p      […]

anticipation

July 27, 2013

0

a window unlit a moonless night she sits watching the stars hide p e e k recounting memories for patience and little moments gathertogether forming a poesy to brighten her eyes as she remembers a look and a smile a word and a touch a heart, an ache a longing but look patience she waits... […]

reasons

July 16, 2013

0

little matters in life, not much: happiness, kisses, hugs, and such. so when they ask i’ll tell them why: because he makes my soul smile. ~

a soft light, a scent in the air

July 15, 2013

0

(on the way home from NJ to NYC today, having had only 4 hours of sleep last night, i dozed off on the train and had a…flash dream, i suppose, which inspired this poem) i think my psyche is a girl who’s tall and slender and has curls she never says a word to me, […]

two lines from a poem by cummings

July 15, 2013

0

I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance – e. e. cummings

untitled (Rumi)

July 14, 2013

0

…float…

July 11, 2013

0

someone pushed, set you in motion tumble, roll towards the ocean at breakneck speed, too late to stop now at the cliff and now you drop you gasp for air, like once before no lessons learned, you still crave more down down you go open your eyes feel the calm see the sighs finally home, […]

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 390 other followers