Love is in the air. I smell a subtle sweet aroma all around. It tingles my senses, A blissful ecstasy induced. All the malice, All the ill will vanishes, All hard feelings bite dust. I want to bury all the hatchets, I want to start anew. I want to celebrate love, But not the usual… Continue reading An ode to Love
Dream with your eyes closed. Live your dreams with your eyes open.
Looking at the the dying rays of the sun at the end of the day,I realised that beauty is temporary and fleeting. But it is the radiant sunrise next day that teaches us to persevere and relish its beauty once again. Cinquain Sun sets Rays Amber hued Golden Beauty fleeting It rises to shine more… Continue reading Sunset ( a cinquain)
This month’s photo prompt has been provided by Willow Willers. I have attempted a Nonet for the photo prompt. Myriad tales on a hued palette, The wispy latticed curls in mirth, Blossoming petals of life, Exquisite and fragile, Cooling heated angst, Dried it sheds off, Flaming red, Sublime, Ode. Via: https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/01/21/colleens-2019-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-161-photoprompt/
Decibels of Joy, Unsung verses, A placid symphony, It is that time of year. A surreal white, A burnished cold, That warms your heart, Soothing the anguish, Subduing the rant, It makes you smile. You want to live it each time, For it is that time of year, When love pervades, Amidst jingles of joy,… Continue reading Celebration and Jubilation….
Light, Vibrant, Spreading love, Now cloistered deep And Melancholic, It Fluttered in fury, Darting at the grey cover, Slipping through tiny crevices, The icicles now with a dull sheen A Suffusion of warmth so radiant. Leaving a fiery trail on dreary grey, The errant ray full of lively spright, A cavalcade of surging hope, Flaunting… Continue reading Hope(A double etheree)
A Beacon ( A Haibun) The stony steps lined by a verdant gossamer of thin moss led to the teak panelled door of the house. Embedded in the pristine granite frame,it stood guard,a sentinel to love and life inside. The trellis lush with green foliage embellished its facade. Radiating a vernal bloom that was incited… Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 136 #PhotoPrompt